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MCS Division researchers to play major role in SC14

The International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analytics — better known simply as SC — has long been at the forefront in gathering the world’s leaders in super

July 10, 2014
MPI tutorial at Argonne a resounding success

Almost 200 people attended the full day of tutorials on the Message Passing Interface on June 6, 2014, held at the Theory and Computing Sciences center at Argonne National Laboratory.

June 12, 2014
Jesse Lopez's work as a DOE CSGF

When selected as a DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellow in 2013, Jesse Lopez chose to conduct his 12-week research project at Argonne National Laboratory.

June 10, 2014
Wild to receive SIAM SIGEST award

Stefan Wild, an assistant computational mathematician in Argonne’s Mathematics and Computer Science Division, and his colleague Christine Shoemaker, Ripley Professor at Cornell University, have won

June 9, 2014
Argonne is helping Chicago city planners design a new community on the site of an old U.S. steel plant. Models can help designers get a handle on the enormous complexities of travel and transit, electricity and energy use, and infrastructure, for example. Click on the image to enlarge.
A second city in the Second City

Argonne is helping Chicago city planners design a new community on the site of an old U.S. steel plant. Models can help designers get a handle on the enormous complexities of travel and transit, electricity and energy use, and infrastructure, for example.

June 1, 2014
Chicago is partnering with University of Chicago and Argonne scientists to look at ways that data can improve city life. Image by Sana Sandler; click to enlarge.
City of the Big Data: Chicago turns to technology to address urban challenges

To solve overcrowding, blight and other urban issues, public agencies have begun to take a new approach: using extensive data analysis for solutions to some of the hardest community challenges.

June 1, 2014
Constantinescu receives Early Career Research Program award

Emil Constantinescu, an assistant computational mathematician in Argonne's Mathematics and Computer Science Division, has received a 2014 Early Career Research Program award.

May 8, 2014
Merzari to receive Landis Young Member Engineering Achievement Award

Nuclear engineer Elia Merzari is to receive the American Nuclear Society’s (ANS) 2014 Landis Young Member Engineering Achievement Award.

April 14, 2014
Venkat Vishwanath selected for Strategic Laboratory Leadership Program

Venkat Vishwanath, an assistant computer scientist in Argonne’s Mathematics and Computer Science Division, has been selected to participate in the 2014 Strategic Laboratory Leadership Program.

April 8, 2014
Pete Beckman to receive Indiana University Career Achievement Award

Pete Beckman has been named recipient of the Career Achievement award, granted by the Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing.

March 27, 2014