Topic: Texas Advanced Computer Center (TACC)

New Texas Supercomputer to Push the Frontiers of Science

Aug. 29, 2018
FRONTERA

The National Science Foundation awards $60 million to the Texas Advanced Computing Center to build a new supercomputer that will be the fastest at any U.S. university and among the most powerful in the world.

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AI and Supercomputers Help Alleviate Urban Traffic Problems

Dec. 11, 2017
Still from autonomous traffic camera video analysis

Researchers developed a tool that uses artificial intelligence and supercomputers to automatically recognize objects in raw traffic camera footage and characterize how they move and interact.

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Media Advisory: Completion of Solar Supercomputer

Aug. 24, 2016
Hikari, TACC, solar, supercomputer

UT Austin and the State of Texas will begin using alternative energy sources to power some of its high performance computers. 

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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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Advisory: Building Dedication and Supercomputer Announcement

May 31, 2016
Texas Advanced Computing Center

To celebrate its tremendous growth, the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at UT Austin is holding a building dedication for the new $20 million Advanced Computing Building (ACB) on the J.J. Pickle Research Campus.

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