Scientists from the University and IBM discussed how they will use 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 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.”
Growing partnership between the University and IBM aims to expand supercomputing in research.
Post-doctoral fellow Adam Sadilek has developed a system for predicting Twitter users’ locations by looking at where their friends are.