iSGTW RSS Feed Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:54:07 -0500 Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:54:07 -0500 Creating a pan-European data infrastructure <p> The Third EUDAT Conference will be held in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, from 24-25 September. <em>iSGTW </em>talks to Per Oster about the event and the progress EUDAT is making in realizing its vision of a collaborative data infrastructure. Oster is director of research infrastructures at Finland&rsquo;s IT Center for Science (CSC), which is the organization coordinating the EUDAT project.</p> 34693 Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:54:07 GMT iSGTW RSS Feed A case for computational mechanics in medicine <p> Classically, computational mechanics has been applied to industries like energy, materials, transportation, and defense.</p> <p> According to researchers at the Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences at The University of Texas at Austin, US, however, some of the most important advancements in computational mechanics are taking place on a much smaller scale, within a familiar setting: the human body.</p> 35181 Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:54:07 GMT iSGTW RSS Feed MicroBooNE detector to see neutrinos this year <p> &ldquo;The scientific potential of MicroBooNE is really exciting,&rdquo; says Bonnie Fleming, co-spokesperson for the MicroBooNE experiment and Horace D. Taft Professor of Physics at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut, US. &ldquo;After a long time spent designing and building the detector, we are thrilled to start taking data later this year.&rdquo;</p> 35204 Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:54:07 GMT iSGTW RSS Feed iSGTW is back on 13 August 33776 Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:54:07 GMT iSGTW RSS Feed