Press Releases

Supramap uses genomics, supercomputer, web to display virus evolution
OSU's Windl taps supercomputer to refine graphene production technique A computer model of the one-atom-thick graphene layer (gray) being stamped onto a silicon dioxide base material (orange and yellow).

Geneva, Switzerland (March 30, 2010) At 1:06 p.m. Central European Summer Time (CEST) today, the first protons collided at 7 TeV in the Large Hadron Collider. These first collisions, recorded by the LHC experiments, mark the start of the LHC’s research program. Animation of the first reconstructed 7 TeV events seen by ALICE can be found on YouTube.

Computer simulations, screening help identify new, targeted cancer drugs
Kochs interns with OSC staff to analyze uses of OpenFOAM software Pictured: Dr. Steve Gordon, Austin Kochs, and Jim Giuliani
Supercomputer to improve models critical to shipping, fishing, forecasting
Research team continues DoE project with 17M-processor hour INCITE award

Columbus, OH (February 10, 2010) – A multi-institutional research team that first tested a computer modeling program at the Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC) has received a prestigious 2010 Innovative and Novel Computational Impact on Theory and Experiment (INCITE) program award.

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.