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Published on December 4, 2017 by Julian Fung

ICS 2018 Seed Grant Program now open

The Penn State Institute for CyberScience (ICS) 2018 Seed Grant Program is now accepting applications. Through this initiative, ICS provides funding for promising computational and data-intensive research projects, with the aim of enabling researchers to apply for larger awards.

This year’s program will make $400,000 available to awardees. Individual projects may receive up to $35,000.

ICS especially ...

Published on December 1, 2017 by Julian Fung

ICS-ACI Training Series Spring 2018

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The Institute for CyberScience (ICS) will hold a series of training sessions in spring 2018 for researchers who use high-performance computing (HPC). The training will cover HPC best practices and build attendees’ capacity to use Penn State’s high-performance research cloud, the Advanced CyberInfrastructure (ICS-ACI).

ICS will offer four different training seminars. Seating ...

Published on November 29, 2017 by Barbara Kennedy

IceCube research near South Pole reveals how Earth blocks high-energy particles

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — For the first time, a science experiment has measured Earth’s ability to absorb neutrinos — the smaller-than-an-atom particles that zoom throughout space and through us by the trillions every second at nearly the speed of light. The experiment was achieved with the IceCube detector, an array of 5,160 basketball-sized sensors frozen ...

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