Topic: Ranger

New Executive Director Named for Texas Advanced Computing Center

July 2, 2014

[caption id="attachment_46766" align="alignright" width="247" caption="Dan C. Stanzione Jr., Executive Director, Texas Advanced Computing Center"]Dan C. Stanzione Jr., Executive Director, Texas Advanced Computing Center[/caption]

AUSTIN, Texas  Dan C. Stanzione Jr. has been named executive director of the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at The University of Texas at Austin. A nationally recognized leader in high performance computing, Stanzione has served as deputy director since June 2009 and will assume the new post July 1.

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TACC Receives NSF Grant to Deploy Innovative New Data Resource

Oct. 14, 2013

The Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at The University of Texas at Austin and a group of partners have received a $6 million National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to design, build and deploy Wrangler, a groundbreaking data analysis and management system for the national open science community.

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Molecular Matchmaking for Drug Discovery

July 15, 2012
Molecular Matchmaking for Drug Discovery

From image processing to 3-D modeling to search, computer and computational science help improve the drug discovery pipeline.

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Supercomputing with AustinMan

Oct. 17, 2011

With the help of the university's supercomputing power, researchers explore the health risks of wireless devices through virtual body models and advanced algorithms.

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Simulating the universe for movie fans

Oct. 7, 2011
Simulating the universe for movie fans

Astronomy Professor Volker Bromm talks about the cosmic dark ages, first light and how his research was tapped for the film "Tree of Life."

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