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Algorithms in the Field (AitF)

WEDNESDAY, January 11th — Algorithms in the Field encourages closer collaboration between two groups of researchers: (i) theoretical computer science researchers, who focus on the design and analysis of provably efficient and provably accurate algorithms for various computational models; and (ii)...

Categories: Research

Status regarding remote login difficulty

Dear HPCC Users, As you are all probably aware, ITS made a change to its firewall rules that blocked access to campus via SSH last Tuesday, 12/20/16. The SSH protocol is fundamental to the operation of HPCC, which provides access to the center by remote login, file transfer, and various other...

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Update for iCER scratch file system

Dear HPCC users, We’re continuing to work on our scratch file system. We’ve improved our monitoring to identify when the Lustre system is overloaded and have helped users who were generating a large load on our metadata servers move to alternate platforms. We’re also adding capacity to the metadata...

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Software: Gaussian on HPCC

FRIDAY, December 16 |  By Chun-Min Chang, Xiaoxing (Adele) Han and Camille Archer > What is Gaussian? Gaussian 09 is a popular quantum computational simulation tool among computational chemists. It is widely used for electronic structure simulations and calculations, such as single point energy...

Categories: HPCC, Research

Planned Maintenance: Wednesday, January 4

Our next regular scheduled maintenance window will be on Wednesday, January 4th. We anticipate that all HPCC services will be offline all day. Progress updates will be posted on the HPCC Wiki and ICER social media. The current targeted work includes power and cooling maintenance, network upgrades,...

Categories: HPCC, Support

Applications open for Blue Waters Graduate Fellowship Program

The Blue Waters Graduate Fellowship Program, funded by the National Science Foundation, immerses graduate students from across the country in a year of focused HPC and data-intensive research. The Blue Waters Project offers unique opportunities for fellowships to students at any accredited degree...

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Applications open for Blue Waters Internships

The Blue Waters Student Internship Program (BWSIP) is actively seeking faculty and students to participate in year-long student internship opportunities. Students in the program will gain experiences involving the application of high-performance computing to problems in science, mathematics or...

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Collaborative Research in Computational Neuroscience (CRCNS)

Computational neuroscience provides a theoretical foundation and a rich set of technical approaches for understanding complex neurobiological systems, building on the theory, methods, and findings of computer science, neuroscience, and numerous other disciplines. Through the CRCNS program, the...

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NVIDIA Graduate Fellowship Application is Now Open!

WEDNESDAY, November 23rd — NVIDIA just launched their 16th Annual Graduate Fellowship Program, which advances the frontiers of science by awarding grants and providing technical support to graduate students who are doing outstanding GPU-based research. This year NVIDIA is especially seeking...

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SC16: The International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – November 14 -17, 2016, staff from the Institute for Cyber- Enabled Research represented Michigan State University (MSU) at the 28th annual supercomputing conference (SC16). It was another year of success! iCER was fortunate to include Dr. Dirk Colbry and Dr. Brian O’Shea...

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Software/Data Carpentry Instructor Training @ MSU

TUESDAY, November 22nd — This past October a group of seven MSU staff and graduate students joined a virtual cohort, which included attendees from the University of Oklahoma and University of North Texas, to participate in Software and Data Carpentry’s Instructor Training Course. Attendees at MSU...

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Upcoming Maintenance Window: Tuesday, November 22nd at 12:30pm

Update:  Systems will remain off-line for an additional hour. We are planning to return to service at 4:30 pm today.  We are sorry for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience.  The HPCC will be conducting system maintenance on User File Servers next Tuesday, November 22, 2016 from 12:30pm...

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