NOT Your Grandfather's Reactor

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PSC Studies of Coolant Flow Promise Improved Efficiency, Reliability in Advanced Nuclear Reactor Design

Why It's Important: Nuclear power is seeing a Renaissance worldwide. About 20 percent of the U.S. electric supply comes from nuclear—the nation’s largest carbon-free source of electrical energy.

Read more: 2016: Not Your...

CIREN to the Rescue

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Blacklight simulations give new insight to crash injuries, better prevention

Why It's Important: Over 33,000 Americans die in motor vehicle crashes annually, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control.

Read more: 2016: Ciren to the Rescue

Cybersecurity and Networking

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Guarding Openness

$5-million Grant Establishes Cybersecurity Center of Excellence

When it comes to cybersecurity, academic research organizations have a difficult mission.

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Stitching Thought Together

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PSC Powers Harvard's, Allen Institute's 3D-Reconstruction of Excitatory Visual Neuron Wiring

Why It's Important: One of the mysteries of brain function is how we make sense of the jumble of images that confront our eyes.

Read more: 2016: Stitching Thought...

A Broader View of Life's Instants

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Anton 2 Will Increase Speed and Size of Melecular Simulations

When it comes to simulating the motions of large biomolecules, the D. E. Shaw Research (DESRES) Anton supercomputer hosted at PSC has been in a class by itself.

Read more: 2016: Life's Instants

Brains vs AI

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An AI developed using Bridges is matching wits with 4 of the world’s best pro poker players. 

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Data Exacell (DXC)

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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. Learn More

PSC at 30 Years 

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Thirty years have gone by since June 1986 when PSC opened its doors. View Timeline

XSEDE Service Provider

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PSC is a service provide of the Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE), the most advanced, powerful, and robust collection of integrated advanced digital resources and services in the world.