The University of Rochester is among the top 10 sites in the world with the most energy-efficient supercomputers.
Over 50 scientists from the University of Rochester and IBM met to discuss how they will utilize their new partnership by taking advantage of high-performance computing to solve complex health problems.
The University’s next big research tool, a supercomputer called Blue Gene/Q, will further health sciences research.
The University of Rochester will be one of the first academic institutions in the nation to receive the next generation of IBM’s high performance supercomputers.
Computer Science Professor Jeffrey Bigham has won a National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award for his proposal, “Closed-Loop Crowd Support of People with Disabilities.”