The National Institute for Computational Sciences

NICS in the News

When activities and accomplishments of NICS are recognized by various news and information outlets, the links to the coverage are shared on this page.

2015 News Coverage

insideHPC—Supercomputing the Mystery of Astrophysical Jets

ScienceNode—Forecast calls for SHARP showers

ScienceNode—Tiny zaps, big results

insideHPC—Podcast: Simulating how Lasers can Transform Materials

insideHPC—Podcast: XSEDE Powers Research for How the Earth was Formed

HPCwire—iRODS Consortium Welcomes NICS as Newest Member at SC15

insideHPC—Video: HPC Transforms Diagnostic Medical Imaging

Tennessee Today—JICS Helps Initiate Big Data Regional Innovation Hub

Tennessee Today—Computational Science Program Brings Students from US, China

HPCwire—NSF Extends Kraken Project

insideHPC—Supercomputing Sudden Firestorms

Tennessee Today—Online tutorial sets participation records for NICS, NIMBioS, and XSEDE

phys.org—Researchers rethink how our feathered friends evolved

Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory—Jakowski named an EMSL visiting scientist

isgtw—Enlisting supercomputers in the fight against breast cancer

InsideHPC—Podcast: Supercomputing the Impact of Deepwater Horizon

Oak Ridge Today—With help from two Oak Ridgers, UT students finish second in supercomputing competition

2014 News Coverage

ORNL in the News—UT Wins Second Place in International Student Supercomputing Competition

The Cray, Inc., Blog—Supercomputing Matters: SC14 in Retrospect

HPCwire—UT Knoxville Takes Second Place in Student Cluster Competition

international science grid this week (ISGTW)—Using HPC to explore competitive balance

insideHPC—XSEDE Powers Research into Healthcare Contract Economics"

Tennessee Today—NICS Supercomputer Helps Recreate Universe Evolution

insideHPC—Darter Supercomputer Simulates Biophysics of Red Blood Cells

National Science Foundation, Discoveries—Computing a Cure for HIV

Tennessee Today—UT Researchers Use Computers for Drug Research

Tennessee Today—Students Training for Computing Event

Tennessee Today—CSURE Interns at UT Learn High-performance Computing

The Huffington Post—Computing a Cure for HIV: 9 Ways Supercomputers Help Scientists Understand and Treat the Virus

HPCwire—Students Learning HPC

InsideHPC—NICS Student Cluster Team Already Gearing up for SC14

HPCwire—NICS Tackles Big Science with Beacon

insideHPC—Supercomputing Safer Earthquake Scenarios

HPCwire—Supercomputers Help Capture Rare Black Hole Events

NICS' Troy Baer is Recognized with Adaptie Award—Yahoo Finance

The Top Supercomputing Led Discoveries of 2013

New Supercomputing Method Helps Energy and Materials Research

Podcast: Tackling Nanoscale Materials with Kraken

Podcast: Anton Supercomputer at Heart of Molecular Dynamics Research at ORNL

Researchers Use Kraken to Understand Weather and Climate

2013 News Coverage

Beacon Supercomputer Pushes the Limits of Scale with TotalView

The Kraken Supercomputer Receives Mention in Article About Intel Science Talent Search Contest

Unconventional Visualization Method from NICS’ RDAV Wins Jury Prize at Media Festival

Artistic Video Vision and Supercomputer Accelerated Science Meet in UT Pilot Project Class

2012 News Coverage

New Leader Named to UT-ORNL Supercomputer Center

Collaborating to Create the Most Energy-efficient Supercomputer