Topic: Stampede

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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Headliners: Ocean Water, Hold the Salt

July 26, 2013
Headliners: Ocean Water, Hold the Salt

UT researchers made news with a desalination "water chip" that could give millions access to drinking water. Check out this media hit and other recent headlines.

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Texas Unleashes Stampede for Science

March 27, 2013
Texas Unleashes Stampede for Science

TACC's newest supercomputer, Stampede, enables scientists to tackle amazing new research. The Tower glows orange March 27 to celebrate! Read more about current projects.

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University of Texas at Austin's Reputation Ranks 27th in the World

March 4, 2013

The University of Texas at Austin is ranked No. 27 in the 2013 Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings, a comparison of the world's top 100 most powerful university brands. The ranking is a five-point climb for the university, which ranked No. 32 in 2012.

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