Press Releases

Columbus, Ohio (May 16, 2011) - Nimbis Services, Inc. announced the company has been awarded two-year DARPA Phase 2 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Application Domain Portal Hosting Service project.

National organization selects OSC leader to help direct outreach efforts

Urbana, Ill. (May 5, 2011) – The Great Lakes Consortium for Petascale Computation (GLCPC) announced during their annual board meeting that Steven I. Gordon, Ph.D., interim co-executive director at the Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC), has been selected as president-elect for the coming year.

  Cost-effective advanced modeling and simulation tools enhance productivity of small- and mid-sized companies


Janies applies sequencing, supercomputing to correct erroneous classification
OSU’s Li disrupts cellular messages through fragment-based drug design


Hadad uses supercomputers to test reagents for new treatments
Attendees in Austin get the “feeling” of virtual injection for dental surgery; highlights humanitarian benefit of human touch surgical simulation for Nicaraguan ENT residents


OSU's Lamb leverages supercomputer to study protein's evolution

Columbus, Ohio (March 8, 2011) – An Ohio State University molecular biologist leveraged a supercomputer to help better define the family tree of a group of enzymes that have been implicated in a wide range of human diseases and are important targets for anti-cancer therapies.

Collaboration is first to be inked at OSU under multi-university agreement

Columbus, Ohio (February 28, 2011) - The Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC) has signed a collaboration agreement with the Procter & Gamble Company, enabling the two to work together on modeling and simulation projects aimed at accelerating innovation collaboration between industry and academia. The collaboration is the first at the Ohio State University enacted under P&G’s master alliance agreement with Ohio colleges and universities.

Kang, Wiet train students, doctors with surgical simulation program

Columbus, Ohio (February 8, 2011) - Two surgeons from Central Ohio recently traveled to Nicaragua on a humanitarian mission to treat children with serious ear, nose and throat conditions. However, this year they brought along some help in the form of high-tech equipment designed to appeal to a generation that grew up playing video games – not to entertain the children, but to train the local doctors and medical students.