Blue Waters opens for science | 150 Engage Illinois Office of Corporate Relations
Celebrating our Sesquicentennial 1867-2017
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The Blue Waters supercomputer entered production, meaning the behemoth capable of performing quadrillions of calculations every second and working with quadrillions of bytes of data started crunching numbers around the clock to help scientists and engineers across the country tackle a wide variety of science and engineering challenges.
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Mar 28, 2013
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NCSA Director Thom H. Dunning addresses the crowd at the Blue Waters opening celebration held at the NCSA Building.
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NCSA Director Thom H. Dunning addresses the crowd at the Blue Waters opening celebration held at the NCSA Building.