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The Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) is part of the University of Texas at Austin. TACC designs and operates some of the world's most powerful computing resources. The center's mission is to enable discoveries that advance science and society through the application of advanced computing technologies.

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SXSW 2015: A Next Generation Platform For Open Data

13-03-2015

Matthew Hanlon and Matthew Vaughn of TACC present a SXSW 2015 core conversation that shares their experiences building the Arabidopsis Information Portal and explains how others interested in open data portals can benefit.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 8.91MB - Duration: 6:27 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)





SXSW 2015: ScaaS & Other Lies: Hacking Big Data on the Web

13-03-2015

John Fonner and Rion Dooley of TACC present a SXSW 2015 workshop that explores new ways big data and computational science are done and that gives hands-on experience to approaching science as a service.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 14.02MB - Duration: 10:10 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)





SXSW 2015: Science + Tech Meet Up: Scientists and Geeks Unite

13-03-2015

Maytal Dahan of TACC presents a SXSW 2015 meetup that brings together scientists, developers, and researchers to share skills and expertise on the newest web technologies and science projects.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 6.67MB - Duration: 4:49 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)





Supercomputers Help Solve Puzzle-Like Bond for Biofuels

12-03-2015

One of life's strongest bonds was discovered by biofuels researchers using XSEDE resources Stampede and Blue Waters supercomputers. This podcast features an interview with computational biologist Klaus Schulten, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 13.37MB - Duration: 9:39 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)





Exotic States Materialize With Supercomputers

12-02-2015

Materials with novel electrical properties discovered using XSEDE computational resources Stampede and Lonestar supercomputers of TACC.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 10.47MB - Duration: 7:34 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)





Supercomputing the Evolution of a Model Flower

27-01-2015

Interview with Thomas Juenger, a faculty member in the Department of Integrative Biology at the University of Texas at Austin

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 21.9MB - Duration: 15:57 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)





Interstellar Mystery Solved by Supercomputer Simulations

27-01-2015

Interview with Philip Hopkins, theoretical astrophysicist, CalTech

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 32.77MB - Duration: 23:31 m (192 kbps 48000 Hz)





SC14 Podcast: Satoshi Matsuoka

27-01-2015

Interview with Satoshi Matsuoka, professor, Global Scientific Information and Computing Center at the Tokyo Institute of Technology

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 22.93MB - Duration: 16:23 m (192 kbps 48000 Hz)





SC14 Podcast: Thomas Sterling

27-01-2015

Interview with Thomas Sterling, executive associate director and chief scientist at the Center for Research in Extreme Scale Technologies at Indiana University, Bloomington

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 28.69MB - Duration: 20:33 m (192 kbps 48000 Hz)





SC14 Podcast: Brian Greene

27-01-2015

Interview with Brian Greene, best-selling author and professor of physics, Columbia University

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 17.97MB - Duration: 12:47 m (192 kbps 48000 Hz)





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