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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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Supercomputers Listen to the Heart

24-08-2015

TACC supercomputers model native and replacement heart valve function to evolve human replacements

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 13.5MB - Duration: 9:39 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)





Supercomputers Surprisingly Link DNA Crosses to Cancer

16-06-2015

UT Austin researchers find hotspots of genetic instability in cancer using Stampede and Lonestar

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 13.73MB - Duration: 9:52 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)





Earthquakes Reveal Deep Secrets Beneath East Asia

18-05-2015

XSEDE Campus Champions, Stampede and Lonestar4 supercomputers of TACC help create 3D images deep underground.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 13.3MB - Duration: 9:33 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)





Computer-Designed Rocker Protein World's First to Biomimic Ion Transport

07-04-2015

XSEDE resource Stampede supercomputer of TACC simulated molecular dynamics in design of engineered protein.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 10.63MB - Duration: 7:38 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)





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)





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