Topic: Texas Advanced Computing Center

Why Do Flu Pandemics Come At the End of Flu Season?

Oct. 19, 2017
Seasonal flu epidemic spread

Using supercomputer simulations, biologists may have solved a lonstanding mystery about the timing of global flu outrbreaks

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How Do You Understand Infinity? Ask a Supercomputer

Nov. 25, 2015
Stampede Supercomputer

What do gene sequencing, biofuel production, and the origins of the universe have in common? They're all powered by the TACC.

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UT, Japan Collaborate on Energy Efficient Data Center

Aug. 11, 2015
UT Austin and Japan Collaboration on Energy Efficient Data Center

Partnering with the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO), which acts as a Japanese government agency, UT Austin will begin using alternative energy sources to power some of its high-performance computers.


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TACC to Expand with $20 Million New Building in 2016

Nov. 6, 2014

Leading computational science center continues growth path

AUSTIN, Texas  The Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at The University of Texas at Austin has received approval from the UT System Board of Regents to expand its facilities. TACC's facilities are home to computing, data, and visualization resources as well as expert staff that support cutting-edge scientific research on such topics as predicting hurricanes and developing new energy sources.

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Energy Secretary Moniz Commends UT Austin for Fostering Energy Research and Spurring Commercialization

Feb. 6, 2014

Academic institutions such as The University of Texas at Austin serve an essential role in furthering scientific research that can help drive the commercialization of transformative products and services, said U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz during a visit to Austin on Thursday.

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