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Research Computing Heats Up To Help Researcher Study Lithium-ion Batteries
03/19/2013
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries are incredibly popular these days in laptops, cell phones, iPods, and electric and hybrid cars, but those same batteries can also be a danger to humans in the rare instances when they explode. Dr. Qing Hao, assistant professor in the Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, is using Research Computing...
UA professor Dr. Ryan Gutenkunst and graduate student PingHsun Hsieh
03/04/2013
Throughout recorded history different groups of people have shared unique physical traits that were distinctive from their neighbors or later generations. For University of Arizona scientists researching these differences, learning when and where those traits developed increases our understanding of human genetic changes and adaptations over many...
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11/15/2012
Discovering how galaxies form, understanding the formation of stars, tracing light around a black hole, comprehending how galaxies are distributed through space, examining how that evolution takes place—these are all questions researchers here at the UA hope to answer. The images and data involved with exploring these questions, however, are...
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04/13/2012
10,000 proteins fit the width of a single strand of hair—too small for the human eye to even see under a microscope. Proteins are constantly moving, changing shape millions of times each second. To understand the complex world of protein motion, graduate student Logan Ahlstrom and the team working under the direction of Dr. Osamu Miyashita...
Research Computing Grand Opening
04/06/2012
University of Arizona’s all-new Research Data Center is officially open for business. With a snip of the ceremonial ribbon, Senior Vice President for Research Leslie Tolbert and Chief Information Officer Michele Norin commemorated the occasion culminating a day of celebration and anticipation. UA’s Research Computing Data Center, or...
Research Computing Center Opens with big public Event
03/01/2012
University of Arizona Research Data Center Sneak Peek from UofA UITS Web on Vimeo. Official Press Release: University of Arizona Unveils All New Research Computing Data Center Tucson, AZ - Locked securely behind sturdy glass walls, the futuristic facility glows and hums with millions of dollars of some of the world’s most sophisticated...