Consider attending the 3rd Annual Greater Chicago Area System Research Workshop (GCASR) 2014 at the University of Chicago, Chicago IL on May 19, 2014.
This workshop will focus on Computer Systems, broadly construed, and related areas. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
PCI Director William Gropp, the Thomas M. Siebel Chair in Computer Science, received the SIAM Activity Group on Supercomputing (SIAG/SC) Career Prize at the SIAM Conference on Parallel Processing and Scientific Computing.
Faculty proposals for general and exploratory allocations on Blue Waters are now being accepted for review for spring 2014. Submission deadline is Feb. 28 for awards being announced in March. Guidelines and procedures for submitting proposals for Blue Waters are available here.
Twelve University of Illinois faculty members from a range of fields have been selected as Blue Waters Professors, including three PCI faculty members: Daniel Bodony, David Ceperley and
Aerospace Engineering Associate Prof. Daniel J. Bodony, a researcher in the Parallel Computing Institute,has been elected as Associate Fellows of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA).
Bodony’s research interests are
Showing his Illini pride, Aerospace Engineering at Illinois Prof. Gregory Elliott -- a researcher in the Parallel Computing Institute -- has produced a beautiful video of the Urbana campus using a remote-controlled hexacopter.