Urban air pollution is a major concern for Santiago, Chile, home to nearly 6 million people. The city lies in a basin surrounded by the Andes Mountains, and vehicle and industrial emissions tend to linger – especially in May June, and July when weather conditions make the air more stagnant.
Uterine cancer is the fourth most common cancer among women, and the most common gynecological cancer. Researchers at the University of Iowa are using high-performance computing (HPC) to investigate how a tumor develops in normal uterine epithelium.
The National Center for Multiscale Modeling of Biological Systems (MMBioS), and the National Resource for Biomedical Supercomputing (NRBSC) at the Pittsburg Supercomputing Center (PSC) are soliciting proposals for computer time on Anton, a special-purpose supercomputer for molecular dynamcis (MD)