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NCSA

NCSA

(1) (National Center for Supercomputing Applications, Urbana-Champaign, IL, www.ncsa.uiuc.edu) A high-performance computing facility located at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Founded in 1985 by a National Science Foundation grant, the NCSA provides supercomputer resources to hundreds of universities and organizations engaged in scientific research. It was also the birthplace of the first Web server (HTTPd) and the Mosaic browser. See also NCSC.

(2) (National Computer Security Association) See ICSA Labs.
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NCSA planned to allow researchers to use the computer for advanced simulation, modeling and other data-crunching tasks in physics, materials science, meteorology, biology and other fields.
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The month of October will feature both organized and grass roots events as the NCSA focuses on reaching out to its four target audiences: Home computer users, small businesses, K-12 education and higher education.
For the immediate future Stiefel plans to split his time between Winston-Salem and New York, where he lives with ABT principal and NCSA graduate Gillian Murphy.
Clark succeeds Robert Yekovich, who left NCSA last July after serving twelve years as music dean to become dean of the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University.
Research that leads to better practices in the field requires not only collecting large amounts of data, but also extracting specific information and insights from that data," said Dan Reed, director of NCSA.
TetaGrid sites include the NCSA, ANL, the San Diego Supercomputer Center, the Center for Advanced Computing Research at the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, and the Pittsburgh Supercomputer Center.