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Job of the Week: Senior Research Scientist for Computational Biology in Victoria

The Department of Primary Industries in Victoria is seeking a Senior Research Scientist for Computational Biology in our Job of the Week. This role requires advanced skills in system and network administration and scripting, clustered computer systems, security, virtualisation and Petabyte-scale storage. It is highly desirable that you have acquired these skills in a Life […]

Job of the Week: Senior Computational Specialist at Northwestern

Northwestern University is seeking a Senior Computational Specialist in our Job of the Week. The Senior Computational Specialist is responsible for extending research computing support services to Northwestern research communities through active development of collaborative relationships with University researchers, NUIT staff, and external collaborators. This includes assisting researchers in the identification of appropriate computational platforms […]

Ashlee Ford Versypt Named 2013 Frederick A. Howes Scholar in Computational Science

This week the Krell Institute announced that Ashlee Ford Versypt has been named the 2012 Frederick A. Howes Scholar in Computational Science. The award honors recent doctoral graduates of the Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship program for outstanding technical achievements. Ashlee’s demonstrated excellence in research, leadership and outreach in the computational science community […]

International Summer School on HPC Challenges in Computational Sciences

This week the European PRACE consortium announced that graduate students and postdoctoral scholars in the United States, Europe, and Japan can now apply for the fourth International Summer School on HPC Challenges in Computational Sciences, to be held June 23-28, 2013, in New York City. The summer school is sponsored by the U.S. National Science […]

Job of the Week: Senior Researcher at the Texas Learning & Computation Center

The Texas Learning & Computation Center is seeking a Senior Researcher in our Job of the Week. The Senior Researcher consults with university research faculty on research design, parallelization and optimization of computer software for high performance computing as well as developing solutions for large-scale data collection, analysis and visualization. Are you paying too much […]

Job of the Week: HPC Specialist at the Texas Learning & Computation Center

The Texas Learning & Computation Center is seeking an HPC Specialist in our Job of the Week. The HPC Specialist develops, implements, and evaluates HPC projects in collaboration with faculty and conducts training on HPC topics for faculty, staff and students including customized training and consultation for groups and individuals. Are you paying too much […]

Why Teaching Computational Thinking is the Key to the Future

In these days of pervasive multicore computing, no one would argue the importance of teaching parallel programming skill to our young people. Now Dr. Tom Crick from Cardiff Metropolitan University writes that its time to change the focus from just writing code to developing the crucial thinking skills and the ability to solve problems. Computational […]

Job of the Week: Computational Scientist at Rice University

Rice University is seeking a Computational Scientist in our Job of the Week. The Computational Scientist will work with Rice research faculty and staff and their collaborators to maintain, develop, and advance our efforts in high performance computing. The position is particularly focused on supporting complex research applications which are running on scalable high performance […]

A Primer on Computational Fluid Dynamics

Kevin Tubbs from Dell has started a series of blog posts about Computational Fluid Dynamics. Time to final solution with CFD solvers greatly influences the rate at which analysis and design decisions can be made. Because there are a wide variety of methods and uses, HPC components play an important role in the delivery of […]

Stony Brook Launches Institute for Advanced Computational Science

Stony Brook University is launching a new world-class Institute for Advanced Computational Science. In close collaboration with Brookhaven National Laboratory, the Institute’s core mission is to advance the science of computing and its applications to solving complex problems in physical sciences, life sciences, medicine, sociology, industry, and finance. The increasing availability and use of high-performance […]