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PSC's Mathis is Recognized for Network Research
[2008.10.07]
Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center Network Engineer Recognized for Research.

PSC User DiMatteo featured on NOVA
[2008.09.25]
A NOVA show titled "Monster of the Milky Way" features DiMatteo discussing her simulation of a collision between the Andromeda and Milky Way galaxies and the super-massive black hole...

PSC Participates in $10M Gates Foundation Grant to Stop Spread of Infectious Disease
[2008.08.18]
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation awarded $10 million to the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health (GSPH) for the Vaccine Modeling Initiative (VMI)

PSC Again Supports NOAA Spring Experiment
[2008.7.2]
Once again this year during spring storm season, NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) mounted a major experiment in storm forecasting. As has been the case many times over the past 15 years, computational support came from the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC).

PSC’s “WiiMD” Wins Best Demonstration at TG ’08
[2008.6.19]
The Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC) won the award for “Best Demonstration at TG08” during the annual conference of the TeraGrid, the National Science Foundation’s program of cyberinfrastructure for U.S. science and education, June 9-13 in Las Vegas.

PSC Mentors Local Students to Win TeraGrid Science Competition
[2008.6.18]
Matthew Stoffregen, a junior at Woodland Hills High School, won first prize in a science competition at the third annual conference of the TeraGrid, the National Science Foundation's program of cyberinfrastructure for U.S. science and education.

Weekly Reader Features PSC Tornado
[2008.5.28]
The online edition of the classic children's publication Weekly Reader recently featured a tornado animation produced at PSC.

PSC and Fibertech Open New PoP
[2008.4.29]
The Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC) and Fibertech Networks today celebrated the opening of a PSC Point of Presence (PoP) in Fibertech's new collocation facility in Pittsburgh's Allegheny Center Mall.

New SGI Systems Delivered
[2008.3.25]
On schedule with plans announced in January, the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC) has taken delivery and begun testing two new SGI Altix® 4700 systems.

Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center Contracts for SGI Shared Memory Systems
[2008.1.16]
The Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC) has contracted with SGI to acquire two SGI® Altix® 4700 systems.