Press Releases

Practitioners combine IT, biology to tackle deluge of scientific data

Columbus, Ohio (June 10, 2010) – Researchers, educators and students from government, industry and universities across Ohio and the Midwest will be converging on Columbus next week to discuss bioinformatics, the relatively young field of scientific study that combines information technology and the biological sciences.

Study leverages supercomputer to improve management systems
GPGPU Development Workshop offered May 25th at OSC Sine Curve Man - Charles Csuri 1967 - Csuri’s drawing of a bearded man gained acclaim when the artist imaginatively transformed it using the sine curve function. In 1967, it won the Computers and Automation contest.
The Large Hadron Collider’s ALICE detector near Geneva, Switzerland. (Photo © CERN)
OSC repeats as August host site for Many-core Processor course

Columbus, Ohio (May 11, 2010) – Want to learn how to use graphics processors for scientific computing? Scale your parallel code to tens of thousands of CPU cores? Deal with ginormous datasets? The Virtual School of Computational Science and Engineering offers these courses and more during its summer program for 2010!

Results obtained by solving millions of copies of model equations

An electron microscope image shows Arabidopsis thaliana trichomes among the pavement cells.

Computational project to yield better understanding of devastating disorder Jie Zheng, Ph.D.
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.