Keynote Talks at the COMSOL Conference 2016 Boston

If you would like to see firsthand how experts from industry and academia are using multiphysics modeling to innovate, be sure to attend the keynote talks at the COMSOL Conference 2016 Boston. After each talk, you have the opportunity to connect with the speaker and ask questions about their presentation. The Keynote session also features sneak previews of future versions …

Buffalo-based Sentient Science wins prestigious Bloomberg new energy award

Fast-growing Sentient Science is putting another prestigious notch on its belt Monday when it accepts a New Energy Pioneer award from Bloomberg New Energy Finance. Sentient was one of ten companies to accept the award in Manhattan in front of national media outlets, investors and other business and political stakeholders. The annual award recognizes companies that are driving change in …

HPCNY University at Buffalo Fosters Industrial Innovations with Apps

As technology evolves, the demand for devices with greater features and functionality emerges. Of course, this means that the designs themselves become more intricate and complex. Simulation offers an efficient route to analyzing and optimizing such devices, prompting further industrial innovation along the way. Today, we’ll take a look at how a team from University of Buffalo designed multiphysics models …

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UB CCR Receives $9 million Award for Tools to Maximize Supercomputing Performance

The University at Buffalo Center for Computational Research (UB CCR) has received a $9 million award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop software for monitoring the performance of supercomputers and the software programs that run on them. The grant, titled “The XD Metrics Service (XMS) for High Performance Computing (HPC)” will support improvements to UB CCR’s XD Metrics …

IBC Digital Animates StarKist’s Charlie The Tuna With Help From CCR

Buffalo digital-effects company IBC Digital used University at Buffalo’s Center for Computational Research (CCR) resources to prep Charlie the Tuna for his animated role in a new TV commercial. IBC Digital is known for its computer-generated animation work on behalf of major studios and cable networks. With help from CCR, they recreated StarKist’s classic mascot for a national ad campaign. IBC …

University at Buffalo and New York Genome Center Collaboration Announced

As announced during Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s 2014 State of the State address, the University at Buffalo (UB) will partner with the New York Genome Center (NYGC) to accelerate recent advances in genomic medicine directly into clinical care. The governor’s investment in UB and NYGC is expected to spur the development of companies that will focus on diagnostics and information …

CCR’s Summer Workshop Featured By CASC

The Coalition for Academic Scientific Computation (CASC) is an alliance of 74 American research universities, national labs, and computing centers. CASC helps ensure research access to computing resources. The 2014 CASC brochure features CCR’s Summer Workshop of June 2013: “High school students get a chance to live the life of a scientist each summer at the Eric Pitman Summer Workshop …

Janya’s Semantex and HPCNY Power Text Mining

Janya, a Western New York language technology company, provides semantic analysis tools and solutions to extract critical information from unstructured and semi-structured data, creating actionable intelligence. Their customers use the tool’s multilingual semantic processing capabilities to discover hidden knowledge within their existing information stores. The tools are based on a state-of-the-art hybrid of machine learning and linguistic technologies. Janya staff …