7th Annual Commonwealth Computational Summit on AI – Oct 16 & 17

7th Annual Commonwealth Computational Summit on AI – Oct 16 & 17

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The University of Kentucky’s Center for Computational Science (CCS) and ITS/Research Computing Infrastructure is hosting the 7th Annual Commonwealth Computational Summit (CCS) on October 16-17, 2023, focused on AI in Education, Medicine, and Research. Location: Gatton Student Center Ballroom and Conference Facilities, University of Kentucky, 160 Avenue of Champions, Lexington, KY 40508. If you are interested in any aspect of Artificial Intelligence, research or education, methods, tools, or technologies, including generative AI, machine learning, deep learning and neural networks, expert systems and decision support, autonomous control, robotics, natural language processing, textual analysis, image recognition, speech recognition, large language models, virtual agents, or chatbots, then come join us at the Commonwealth Computational Summit! This event is open to all university faculty and graduate students across the Commonwealth (and our region) as well as to industry professionals.…
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Call for Applications New Frontiers Initiative Graduate Fellowships Deadline is April 5, 2021

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https://bluewaters.ncsa.illinois.edu/nfi/fellowships The New Frontiers Initiative Graduate Fellowships provide PhD students with a year of full-time research support, including a $38,000 stipend, up to $12,000 in tuition allowance, and an allocation up to 100,000 node-hours on the powerful Blue Waters petascale computing system. Candidates must be enrolled in a full-time PhD program at an accredited U.S. educational institution. Applicants are required to be in the second or later year of their graduate program with a well-developed, research proposal. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents by the time of the application deadline.  Preference will be given to applicants engaged in geospatial and geointelligence research projects at scale that combine disciplines such as computer science, applied mathematics, and computational science applications.  The New Frontiers Initiative (NFI) is an activity of the…
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UK Researchers Collaborate on NSF Project to Reimagine the Internet on Global Scale

UK Researchers Collaborate on NSF Project to Reimagine the Internet on Global Scale

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Jim Griffioen, director of Center for Computational Sciences and a professor in the Department of Computer Science is a co-principal investigator on the NSF project. A new $3 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) will expand FABRIC, a project to build the nation’s largest cyberinfrastructure testbed, to four distinguished scientific institutions in Asia and Europe. Read More .....
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The Center for Computational Sciences, ITS-RCI, and Aggregate.Org Attending SC20.

The Center for Computational Sciences, ITS-RCI, and Aggregate.Org Attending SC20.

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The University of Kentucky is well represented at the Virtual National Supercomputing 2020 Conference, November 9 through the 19th by the Center for Computational Sciences, ITS-RCI, and Aggregate.Org.  Supercomputing is the international conference for High-Performance Computing, Networking, Storage, and Analysis. Click on this link for more details https://www.eventscribe.net/2020/SC20/index.asp?boothTarget=412829
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UK Physics, Engineering Team Uses AI to Study Galaxy Clusters

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The UK researchers's work using our HPC resources was a featured story in UK Now. ****Yuanyuan Su, an assistant professor in the University of Kentucky College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Physics and Astronomy, is finding new ways to analyze images of our universe. [...] The algorithm is run on high-performance computing clusters operated by the Center for Computational Sciences at UK. [...]*****Read the whole story: http://uknow.uky.edu/research/uk-physics-engineering-team-uses-ai-study-galaxy-clusters
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