Lorenzo Pesce, Computation Institute
September 14, 2016
Searle 240a

This introductory class is mainly intended for people who have just started working on the Cray XE6 Beagle2 or are considering using it.

In The News
Science Node

Given its expeditionary namesake, it's only appropriate that Beagle -- the University of Chicago's supercomputer for biomedical research -- works with data from all around the world. But a recent project may qualify as the farthest-traveling data yet, as the HPC resource was used in a new genomic study of populations living in the Himalayan mountain range. 

Press Release

The Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at The University of Austin and academic partners the Computation Institute and Indiana University today announced that they will design, build and deploy Wrangler, a groundbreaking data analysis and management system for the national open science community. Supported by a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF), which includes $6M for deployment plus additional funding for operations, the new system is scheduled for production in January 2015.