MGHPCC project team wins Green Carpet Award

The Harvard Office for Sustainability has awarded the Harvard project team for the Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center (MGHPCC) a Green Carpet Award. The award recognizes Sustainability Leaders at Harvard.

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Research Computing powers computation behind BICEP2 discovery

Research Computing provides computational support and infrastructure for the Bicep2 project. Discovery of gravitational waves rocks the cosmology world with evidence to support Einstein's theory of relativity.

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Research Computing part of $5.3M NSF award

Research Computing is part of a $5.3M NSF award for Advanced Cyberinfrastructure to broaden the impact of advanced computing resources at campuses across the country.

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Economic Policy

Using mathematical models of the economy, Harvard researchers are using the computing power of Odyssey to simulate dynamic models and analyze datasets that contain billions of observations.

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Astronomy

Harvard researchers are working to reduce and analyze 2 TB of raw image data, improve models of SNe Ia explosions and better understand their environments.

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Understanding Evolution

Harvard scientists are running massively parallel computations to understand the phylogeny of molluscs.

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Understanding the Brain

Harvard researchers are developing tools to automate the acquisition of sequential high-resolution images of the central nervous system using electron microscopy.

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Research Computing (RC) facilitates the advancement of complex research by providing leading edge computing services across the Faculty of Arts & Sciences (FAS). RC staff maintain expertise in constantly changing computing technologies, while “speaking the language” of the FAS researchers, to help them use computing more effectively.

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