CARC News Briefs

Recent News

Bosque School Computing Workshop at CARC
June 6, 2015
Today a group of 8th grade students and their parents from Bosque School, an independent, co-educational college preparatory school, attended a workshop at the Center for Advanced Research Computing (CARC).

Gabriel P. López Named New Vice President for Research at UNM
May 29, 2015
Following a national search, UNM has chosen Dr. Gabriel P. López, a veteran UNM professor and founding director of the UNM Center for Biomedical Engineering, as its new Vice President for Research.

AmeriCorps VISTA at the Center for Advanced Research Computing
May 26, 2015
This year several AmeriCorps volunteers have joined CARC staff to work on specific projects that will continue to build capacity for STEAM [Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math] in New Mexico.

Research Data Services Hosts Viewing of ICSU Webinar on HPC and Big Data, April 22, 2015
April 13, 2015
On Wednesday April 22nd at 7:00am, Research Data Services in the University Libraries will be hosting a University of New Mexico (UNM) viewing of the International Council for Science (ICSU) World Data System Webinar "Combining High Performance Computing with High Performance Data to Enable Data Intensive Science." This event will take place in the Centennial Science and Engineering Library, which will open early and host breakfast for attendees.

Jackson Middle School Students Tour CARC
March 23, 2015
A group of twenty students from Jackson Middle School visited the Center for Advanced Research Computing (CARC), as part of a day-long tour of UNM which also included visits to the Computer Science Department, the ARTS Lab, and IFDM.

Research Storage Consortium Seminar
February 12, 2015
Karl Benedict, PhD, Associate Professor and Director, Research Data Services, College of Universities Libraries and Learning Sciences, will be presenting a seminar on "UNM's Research Storage Consortium Infrastructure for Data Intensive Science." The Research Storage Consortium is a 1PB storage system hosted at the Center for Advanced Research Computing. It serves as centralized storaged for a diverse group of users on campus.

Building supercomputer capability in an unlikely place
February 4, 2015
Students at the University of New Mexico will soon be able to access the kind of supercomputing power that researchers at Los Alamos National Laboratory once used for the most complex calculations on the planet.

CARC Makes Room for New Supercomputer
January 29, 2015
UNM's Center for Advanced Research Computing is renovating its principal machine room in order to install a new supercomputer.

National Science Foundation Award
September 5, 2014
The University of New Mexico was awarded a $500,000 grant by the National Science Foundation to improve campus-wide networking in support of research. The grant was submitted as the result of a collaboration between Information Technologies, Gil Gonzales, CIO and principal investigator; the Center for Advanced Research Computing (CARC), Susan Atlas, director and co-PI; and Greg Taylor, professor, Physics & Astronomy and co-PI.

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