Pitt, PSC Collaboration Develops AI Tool for “Long Tail” Stamp Recognition in Japanese Historic Documents

Bridges and Bridges-2 have powered a study of business documents that promise better automated study of datasets with numerous rare items, a key limitation in AI and machine learning

Study simulates Tiny Robots with Better Directability, Maneuverability

A team from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign used simulations on Bridges to create a rational design approach to more quickly and efficiently develop effective biohybrid robots.

Staff Spotlight: Marcela Madrid

Marcela provides scientific support in the areas of Molecular Dynamics and Computational Chemistry, and works on PSC’s exciting Anton 2 project.


Hurricane Simulations Inform State Decision-Making

Scientists using Bridges and Bridges-2 created a simulation tool to predict and evaluate the effects of different storm scenarios on the Louisiana coast.

The Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center is a joint computational research center with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh. PSC provides university, government and industrial researchers with access to several of the most powerful systems for high-performance computing, communications and data storage available to scientists and engineers nationwide for unclassified research. PSC advances the state of the art in high-performance computing, communications and data analytics and offers a flexible environment for solving the largest and most challenging problems in research.

PSC Coronavirus Updates

With the nation—and the world—disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic, we at the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC) would like to offer our wishes for safety and health for all. To do our part in protecting the country’s wellbeing, we have been working with a national alliance of high-performance computing resources called the COVID-19 HPC Consortium.


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Introducing Bridges-2

Bridges-2, PSC's newest supercomputer, funded by a $10-million grant from the National Science Foundation, is up and running!  

Featured Projects

Brain Image Library