A Brief History of the Institute for CyberScience
In 2011 Penn State extablished an intra-university Cyberscience Task Force to develop a strategic and coherent vision for cyberscience at the university. On the recommendations of this taskforce, the Institute for CyberScience was established in 2012.
ICS is one of five interdisciplinary research institutes under the Office of the Vice President for Research. Peer institutes include the Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences, the Materials Research Institute, the Institutes of Energy and the Environment, and the Social Sciences Research Institute.
Under ICS’s first director, Padma Raghavan, ICS began a cluster hiring initiative in 2012-2013, in partnership with Penn State Colleges and Institutes. Click here to meet our outstanding new faculty co-hires.
In 2014 Executive Vice President and Provost Nick Jones and Vice President for Research Neil Sharkey initiated a series of steps designed to help Penn State deliver the broad spectrum of computing and data services that are required to advance research. As part of this ongoing process, ICS continues to develop and sustain advanced cyberinfrastructure, with the goal of accelerating research outcomes by enhancing researcher productivity.
Click here to meet our staff for advanced cyberinfrastructure.
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XSEDE HPC Monthly Workshop Series: Big Data
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International Law Under President Trump: A One-Year Assessment
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Jacob Chakareski, “Drone IoT Networks for Virtual Human Teleportation”
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ICS Data Visualization Workshop: Intro to Developing D3.js Projects
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