Nick Nystrom Appointed Interim Director of PSC

July 27, 2017

Nick Nystrom, senior director of research at the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC), has been appointed Interim Director of the center. Nystrom succeeds Michael Levine and Ralph Roskies, who have been co-directors of PSC since its founding in 1986.

During the interim period, Nystrom will oversee PSC’s state-of-the-art research into high-performance computing, data analytics, science and communications, working closely with Levine and Roskies to ensure a smooth and seamless transition.

Read more: Nystrom Named Interim...

The Best Thing Since Sliced Bread?

Zebrafish Study Reveals First Fine Structure of a Complete Vertabrate Brain

Why It's Important

Every thought, every feeling, every sensation—and every behavioral illness—ultimately depends on how our brains work. Despite decades of stunning advances in imaging the brain and measuring its activity, though, we still don’t understand how even a simple vertebrate brain works.

Read more: The Best Thing Since...

Identifying Cancer DNA Changes with XSEDE/PSC Resources

The scientific field of bioinformatics has for the past five years relied on increasingly larger data sets for new and innovative research. With few in the field trained in computer science, many groups, like the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, have turned to XSEDE for help. Read More

Bridges & CMU Take AI Research to the Next Level

Upcoming Events

Events Calendar

<<  July 2017  >>
 Su  Mo  Tu  We  Th  Fr  Sa 
        1
  2  3  4  5  6  7  8
  9101112131415
16171819202122
2329
     

System status

  Bridges status

Bridges is up and running normally.

Featured Projects

Data Exacell (DXC)

DXC

The Data Exacell (DXC) is a research pilot project to create, deploy, and test software and hardware building blocks to enable data analytics in scientific research.

XSEDE Service Provider

image gallery

PSC is a service provider of the Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE).