Press Releases

Project allows new forms of client software to join genetic surveillance

Columbus, Ohio (May 22, 2012) - A biomedical informatics researcher who tracks dangerous viruses as they spread around the globe has restructured his innovative tracking software to promote even wider use of the program around the world.

XSEDE designation aims to help researchers advance scientific discovery

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Columbus, Ohio (March 31, 2012) – Members of the Center for Surveillance Research wrapped up their first year of work with an advisory meeting earlier this week at the Ohio Union at The Ohio State University.

OSU grad student explores strengths, challenges of Cray, IBM, NVIDIA

Columbus, Ohio (March 22, 2012) – Vijay Gadepally, a graduate research associate at the Ohio Supercomputer Center, represented The Ohio State University student body as he introduced President Barack Obama, who was on campus March 22 to promote his energy policy.

Researchers using Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC) resources can now conduct even more innovative academic and industrial research by accessing Ohio’s newest energy-efficient, GPU-accelerated supercomputer system.

Previous seal studies relied heavily on ‘intuition and costly experiments’

Columbus, Ohio (March 7, 2012) – An Akron researcher is designing computer prediction models to test potential new docking seals that will better preserve breathable cabin air for astronauts living aboard the International Space Station and other NASA spacecraft.

$5M initiative offers supply-chain businesses access to advanced manufacturing

Columbus, Ohio (Feb. 24, 2012) - A search has commenced to find candidates for the position of Executive Director at the Ohio Supercomputer Center, located in Columbus, Ohio.

Ohio Supercomputer Center powers computer simulations of cyanobacteria

Columbus, Ohio (Jan. 25, 2012) – Blue-green algae is causing havoc in Midwestern lakes saturated with agricultural run-off, but researchers in a northwest Ohio lab are using supercomputers to study a closely related strain of the toxic cyanobacteria to harness its beneficial properties.