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Four UT Austin Engineers Receive NSF CAREER Awards

Four faculty members from the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin have been selected to receive Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Awards totaling $1.8 million from the National Science Foundation. Since 2012, 14 Cockrell School faculty members have received CAREER Awards.

$2.9 Million Grant Will Help Elementary Teachers Boost Students’ Math Understanding

AUSTIN, Texas — A University of Texas at Austin education professor has received a $2.9 million grant to help elementary school math teachers use the latest research on how children think about math to improve student learning outcomes.

TACC Receives NSF Grant to Deploy Innovative New Data Resource

The Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at The University of Texas at Austin and a group of partners have received a $6 million National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to design, build and deploy Wrangler, a groundbreaking data analysis and management system for the national open science community.

National Science Foundation Awards $550,000 for Creation of State-of-the-Art Crowdsourcing Techniques

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a University of Texas at Austin School of Information faculty member $550,000 to explore ways to make crowdsourcing more viable and lower the risk for potential adopters.

$18.5 Million Grant Establishes Center for Nanomanufacturing Systems for Mobile Computing

$18.5 Million Grant Establishes Center for Nanomanufacturing Systems for Mobile Computing

The University of Texas at Austin has been selected to receive an $18.5 million grant over the next five years from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to create and lead a nanosystems engineering research center.

Texas Advanced Computing Center to Build Supercomputer with Federal Grant

Texas Advanced Computing Center to Build Supercomputer with Federal Grant

The Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at The University of Texas at Austin will build and support a world-class supercomputer with comprehensive computing and visualization capabilities as part of a National Science Foundation grant.

University of Texas at Austin’s Texas Advanced Computing Center and National Science Foundation to Announce Major Grant to Advance Scientific Research

EVENT: News conference to announce National Science Foundation (NSF)-funded grant for The University of Texas at Austin WHEN: 1:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 22. Representatives of the media invited. WHERE: J.J. Pickle Research Campus, 10100 Burnet Road, Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) Building 196, ROC Seminar Room. Please park in the back of the building and…   » Continue Reading

Researchers Generate Compelling Computational Results on TACC’s Longhorn Visualization Cluster

Researchers Generate Compelling Computational Results on TACC’s Longhorn Visualization Cluster

Longhorn, the largest hardware-accelerated interactive visualization cluster in the world located at the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC), is providing researchers with unprecedented visualization capabilities and enabling them to effectively analyze ever-growing volumes of data.

Texas Advanced Computing Center to Deploy $9 Million Lonestar System for Open Science Community

The National Science Foundation (NSF), The University of Texas at Austin, and multiple partners have committed $9 million to the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) to acquire a new Lonestar system that is expected to support more than 1,000 research projects in science and engineering over three years. William Powers Jr., president of The University…   » Continue Reading

TACC’s “Ranger” Supercomputer Celebrates Two Years of Groundbreaking Computational Science

TACC’s “Ranger” Supercomputer Celebrates Two Years of Groundbreaking Computational Science

The Ranger supercomputer at the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) today celebrates two years of enabling groundbreaking computational science as a leading system for researchers in Texas and across the nation via the National Science Foundation's (NSF) TeraGrid initiative.