Press Releases

Gordon slated for April induction into AICP College of Fellows

Columbus, OH (February 4, 2010) – Steven I. Gordon, interim co-executive director of the Ohio Supercomputer Center, has been honored by the American Institute of Certified Planners with the announcement of his selection to its College of Fellows.

Ohio Supercomputer Center, other key resources accessed by networks

Columbus, OH (February 2, 2010) – The City of Dublin, home to the Central Ohio Research Network, recently was named a Top Seven Intelligent Community in a think tank’s annual list of smart cities.

International team leverages resources of Ohio Supercomputer Center

COLUMBUS – January 28, 2010 – Two Ohio State University astronomy researchers have established an international reputation for using X-rays and supercomputers to search the vast depths of space to identify elusive black holes.

COLUMBUS – January 18, 2010 – Last month, the Electroscience Laboratory (ESL) at The Ohio State University celebrated the groundbreaking of a new facility on Kinnear Road that will showcase the center’s unique, cutting-edge research. Just down the street, the Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC) last summer installed a $4 million expansion to its flagship computing system, providing a huge boost to the state’s research and innovation aspirations.

Herbert accesses Ohio Supercomputer Center to create complex models President Barack Obama talks with the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) winners in the East Room of the White House, Jan. 13, 2010. January 13, 2010.
Korean, Ohio facilities boost economic competitiveness of industrial clients

Portland, Oregon (Nov.

Demo at SC09 to show how digital manufacturing will improve bottom line

Columbus, Ohio – November 5, 2009 - Officials from the Ohio Supercomputer Center and Nimbis Services unveiled an e-commerce service that allows companies to easily purchase OSC's Blue Collar Computing computational and expertise resources via Nimbis' web portal packages.

Columbus, Ohio (October 6, 2009) – The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded $287,000 to the Ohio Supercomputer Center and the Ohio Academic Resources Network to devise new, more effective techniques that will improve the performance of the next generation of computer networks.

Interim co-directors to leverage expertise in computational science, cyberinfrastructure

Columbus, Ohio – September 29, 2009 – Two senior directors of the Ohio Supercomputer Center have been appointed to leadership positions as interim co-directors of the statewide technology organization located on the West Campus of The Ohio State University.

Columbus, Ohio (September 4, 2009) – As college students return to classes for the fall term, many are looking for any financial assistance that might be available. For those studying a combination of biology, computer science and information technology – a field known as bioinformatics – there are significant scholarships still available.