Executive Order establishes National Strategic Computing Initiative
On July 29, 2015, President Obama issued an Executive Order establishing the National Strategic Computing Initiative (NSCI) to ensure the United States continues to lead in this field
Study Could Improve Forecasts of Hurricane Intensity
A pair of UM researchers will provide the National Hurricane Center with something it has wanted ever since it started tracking tropical cyclones—a way to more accurately forecast storm intensity.
UM Launches ‘MAP’ Digital Tool for Affordable Housing Needs
Spearheaded by Civic and Community Engagement and CCS, the MAP tool visualizes neighborhood-level housing market dynamics.
CCS Presents at eMerge Americas 2015
CCS made presentations on Urban Analytics and Big Data, Crossmedia Imaging, and The Internet of Things at eMerge Americas
Guest Speaker Janet Iwasa Enthralls the CCS Fellows Symposium with her Incredible Molecular Animations
Dr. Iwasa’s stellar talk was followed by presentations from our 2014-15 CCS Fellows.
UM Awarded NIH Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) Grant
UM reserach team will create a Data Coordination and Integration Center for the LINCS program.
Featured Scientist — Colby N. Leider, PhD
Dr. Leider is a UM associate professor of music and program director of the Music Engineering Technology Program at the Frost School of Music.
Featured Scientist – Benjamin Kirtman, PhD
Dr. Kirtman is the Associate Dean for Research at the Rosenstiel School, and the Program Director for the Physical Sciences and Engineering Program at the Center for Computational Science.
Featured Scientist – Mitsunori Ogihara, PhD
Dr. Ogihara is the Associate Dean for Digital Library Innovations, CCS Data Mining Program Director, and holds rank of Professor in the Dept of Computer Science and Electric & Computer Engineering.
Featured Scientist – GeCheng Zha, PhD
Dr. GeCheng Zha is the the Director of the Aerodynamics and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Lab at the University of Miami.
Featured Scientist – Dr. Villy Kourafalou
Dr. Villy Kourafalou is a Research Associate Professor at UM’s Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, where she leads the Coastal and Shelf Seas Group in the Division of…
Pegasus In Action
Able to perform trillions of calculations in a single second, UM’s newest supercomputer is boosting research potential into hyperspace.
Posted on August 4, 2015 | No CommentsGraduate Student Vas is a third year PhD student in the Department of Human Genetics and Genomics studying the Epigenetics of Brain Tumors. He earned his BA in Molecular Biology... More...
Posted on July 31, 2015 | No CommentsOn July 29, 2015, President Obama issued an Executive Order establishing the National Strategic Computing Initiative (NSCI) to ensure the United States continues to lead in this field More...
Posted on July 14, 2015 | No CommentsNormal Pegasus operations are scheduled to resume on Friday, July 17, at 6:00 PM. More...
Posted on July 9, 2015 | No CommentsNewly elected University President Julio Frenk will hold a Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, September 10th at 6PM on campus at the Bank United Center. More...
Posted on July 2, 2015 | No CommentsCCS systems maintenance and upgrades downtime has been RESCHEDULED to begin on July 10, 2015 at 6pm (Friday). Maintenance will continue into the following week . . . More...
Posted on June 29, 2015 | No CommentsNeed help with your script? Have NGS data and don't know where to start? Pegasus refusing to fly? The CCS Student Mentors Program can help. More...
Posted on June 25, 2015 | No CommentsTry This Summer Treat: Cold Stone Creamery ice cream. Not to leave Gables One Tower out in the cold, Dining Services has invited a Cold Stone Creamery food truck to... More...
Posted on June 22, 2015 | No CommentsCCS systems maintenance and upgrades downtime is scheduled for the week of July 6-10. More...
Posted on June 15, 2015 | No CommentsThe South Florida Conference on Spinal Cord and Traumatic Brain Injury is open for registration. More...
Posted on June 15, 2015 | No CommentsA pair of UM researchers will provide the National Hurricane Center with something it has wanted ever since it started tracking tropical cyclones—a way to more accurately forecast storm intensity. More...