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January 21, 2015

Ken Joy Receives Visualization Career Award

The 2014 Visualization Technical Achievement Award goes to Ken Joy, University of California at Davis, in recognition of foundational research in the mathematical representation of data for visualization and for service to the community. The IEEE Visualization & Graphics Technical Community (VGTC) is pleased to award Ken Joy the 2014 Visualization Career Award. For…

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Chris Johnson Elected IEEE Fellow
January 27, 2014

Chris Johnson Elected IEEE Fellow

Congratulations to Chris Johnson who has been elected an IEEE Fellow for the class of 2014. Dr. Johnson was elected in recognition of his leadership in scientific computing and scientific visualization. This honorary designation is limited to no more than one-tenth of one percent of the total voting IEEE Institute membership each year.
For more information see the…

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Kwan-Liu Ma  receives the 2013 Visualization Technical Achievement Award
Jan 27, 2014

Kwan-Liu Ma receives the 2013 Visualization Technical Achievement Award

Congratulations to Kwan-Liu Ma on receiving the 2013 Visualization Technical Achievement Award in recognition of his seminal work in large-scale data visualization and new visualization techniques.
For more information see the IEEE Press Release. Read more
Chris Johnson Receives IEEE Fernbach Award
Nov 27, 2013

Chris Johnson Receives IEEE Fernbach Award

Congratulations to Professor Chris Johnson who was awarded the IEEE Computer Society 2013 Sidney Fernbach Award at Supercomputing 2013. This award recognizes Professor Johnson "For outstanding contributions and pioneering work introducing computing, simulation, and visualization into many areas of biomedicine."

The Sidney Fernbach Award is one of the IEEE Computer…

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ADIOS RnD100 2013
Aug 19, 2013

ADIOS Wins Big

Congratulations to Scott Klasky and his team at the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility who received R&D Magazine's R&D 100 Award for the development of the Adaptable I/O System for Big Data, or ADIOS.
For more information see the full press release on the OLCF Website.

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Arie Shoshani receives Berkeley Lab Lifetime Achievement Award
Aug 19, 2013

Arie Shoshani Receives Berkeley Lab Lifetime Achievement Award

Congratulations to Arie Shoshani who was awarded the Berkeley Lab Prize for Lifetime Scientific Achievement on August 8th. See the full press release on HPC Wire.

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Wes Bethel Named ACM Distinguished Scientist
Dec 12, 2012

Wes Bethel Named ACM Distinguished Scientist

Dec 12, 2012

Wes Bethel, leader of the Visualization Group in the Computational Research Division, has been named an ACM Distinguished Scientist. In the letter nominating Bethel, he was cited for his work on visualization and data analysis for nearly 30 years and being "a well-regarded leader of scientific visualization."

For more information see Berkley Lab: "Wes…

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Singnal - Making Sense of Big Data from Supercomputers
Oct 11, 2012

Making Sense of Big Data from Supercomputers

From Signal Online

October 11, 2012

By Rita Boland

Big data can mean big problems for the people trying to derive usable information from a large number of sources. Since coming into existence in March, the Scalable Data Management, Analysis and Visualization Institute has made strides to resolve this issue for programs running on supercomputers. The young…

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Yuan Tian receives first place in prestigious 2012 ACM Student Research Competition for Smart I/O software
Jul 02, 2012

Yuan Tian receives first place in prestigious 2012 ACM Student Research Competition for Smart I/O software

The Association for Computing Machinery's Student Research Competition annually honors student projects that push forward the front line of computer technology. ORNL's doctoral student Yuan Tian worked to improve user efficiency on one of the world's fastest supercomputers, and received first place in the competition in 2012.

Tian developed her Smart I/O framework…

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Chris Johnson Receives the IEEE IPDPS 2012 Charles Babbage Award
Jun 26, 2012

Chris Johnson Receives the IEEE IPDPS 2012 Charles Babbage Award

Congratulations to Chris Johnson on receiving the IEEE IPDPS 2012Charles Babbage Award in recognition of his innovations in the area of scientific visualization and their application to computational biomedicine, engineering, and scientific discovery.

Read the full press release from the IEEE Computer Society

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DOE Federal Laboratory Consortium  for Excellence in Technology Transfer, Integrated Partnership Award, April29, 2015. Valerio Pascucci (Utah), Peer-Timo Bremer (Utah)