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