Topic: Supercomputing

Stampede 2 Supercomputer Advances Science and Engineering

June 2, 2016
Stampede, supercomputer, Texas Advanced Computing Center

NSF award to UT Austin builds on success of Stampede supercomputer system and provides additional advanced computational capacity to thousands of researchers 

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How Do You Understand Infinity? Ask a Supercomputer

Nov. 25, 2015
Stampede Supercomputer

What do gene sequencing, biofuel production, the origins of the universe, and weather and climate modeling have in common? They're all powered by the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC).

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New Hurricane STORM Code to Provide Hourly Evacuation Updates

Oct. 20, 2014

[caption id="attachment_48655" align="alignright" width="370" caption="2008 Hurricane Gustav surge map created by ICES."]2008 Hurricane Gustav surge map created by ICES.[/caption]

AUSTIN, Texas  The University of Texas at Austin Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences (ICES) has received a $3 million National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to further advance the storm surge predictive simulations that have helped Texas emergency managers develop some of the country's most successful hurricane evacuation plans.

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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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MEDIA ADVISORY: Computational Medicine Day explores supercomputing in medicine

May 12, 2014

EVENT: The university's first Computational Medicine Day.

WHEN: May 13, 2014.

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