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Climate change and ozone
February 6, 2013 - 11:57am
Find out how grid computing is helping scientists to predict how atmospheric ozone concentrations will change in a volatile climate.
Predicting the risk of dam failure
December 19, 2012 - 7:00am
Find out how grid computing is helping to predict the effects of a toxic spill in a tailing dam in south-west Poland.
Are comets born in asteroid collisions?
November 7, 2012 - 8:33am
Astronomers are using grid computing to build an asteroid famiy tree. The work could be key to revealing the mysterious origins of a new type of comet recently discovered.
Creating cheaper biodegradable plastics
September 12, 2012 - 10:24am
Grid computing is helping scientists to design cheaper and greener plastics for everyday use.
Designing better antibiotics
July 11, 2012 - 6:01am
Diseases caused by fungi are deadly to people with weak immune systems. Today's antibiotics are too toxic. Researchers use the grid to find antibiotics that are less harmful.
Protecting Portugal's Aveiro Lagoon
January 25, 2012 - 10:43am
To help preserve a Portugese national treasure, researchers have created a detailed simulation of the Aveiro Lagoon ecosystem.
Hunting for viruses: finding a needle in a haystack
January 18, 2012 - 8:41am
Respiratory infections are the main reason why children under five end up in hospital. However, in up to 40% of the cases it’s not possible to define the exact cause of the disease and in many cases this is because the viruses are still unknown...
How fast could a T. rex run?
October 26, 2011 - 8:28am
T. rex was big, but was he fast? Researchers in the UK have now figured out whether you could outrun the world's most iconic dinosaur.
Animal-breeding advice from the grid
June 1, 2011 - 10:54am
A new grid-based platform helps veterinary scientists and farmers figure out the vast number of genes that can contribute to a physical trait.
Big feat solving Little Feet's
May 4, 2011 - 10:46am
In the Portuguese town of Póvoa do Varzim, Little Feet’s disease (doença dos pezinhos) affects many families. The name may sound cute, but it's a neurodegenerative disorder that is deadly.
Bui inspires new fans of distributed computing
The race to understand the human brain
Science is a voyage — but we need to travel faster, says Ian Foster
Popping bubbles mathematically
Animation shows Large Hadron Collider data processing
Real warp drives – can distributed computing help?
How can we use HPC platforms to help dig out new exoplanets?
CERN and OpenAIREplus launch new European research repository
A historic drought yields a harvest of data
The Large Hadron Collider's worldwide computer
Citizens vs. geniuses
Virtual atom smasher in LHC@Home
CERN lends a hand to the origin of life
The flat universe society
What is autonomic computing?
7 May 2013
CNRS Research Engineer
22 Apr 2013
Cloud/Grid Computing Infrastructure Engineer
8 Feb 2013
isgtw: RT @CERN: "Science needs to travel faster" says Grid computing founder and @TEDxCERN speaker Ian Foster in @isgtw: http://t.co/aYDscdjSRa
7 hours 59 min
isgtw: New issue out now! It features Henry Markram of @HumanBrainProj & @ianfoster of @Comp_Inst speaking at @TEDxCERN http://t.co/GX54roNhGs
8 hours 48 min
isgtw: RT @i_mentors: fill in the questionnaire:evaluating the relevance of indicators for assessment of ICT4D Initiatives http://t.co/r4y6wuBXdQ
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21 May 2013
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Blue Waters Symposium
27 May 2013
30 May 2013
Virtual Heritage School on Digital Cultural Heritage
3 June 2013
4 June 2013
Call for Participation to the MAPPER Summer School on Distributed Multiscale Computing
3 June 2013
5 June 2013
5th International Workshop on Science Gateways, IWSG 2013
4 June 2013
6 June 2013
NorduGrid 2013 Conference
5 June 2013
Workshop on Science Gateway Sustainability and Industry Utilization
22 June 2013
28 June 2013
2013 International Summer School on HPC Challenges in Computational Sciences
25 June 2013
27 June 2013
Third LinkSCEEM General User Meeting June 2013
1 July 2013
6 July 2013
Summer School on Grid and Cloud Workflows and Gateways
2 July 2013
4 July 2013
eResearch NZ 2013
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