Compute Canada Launches Resource Allocation Competitions for 2017

Today Compute Canada launched its annual Resource Allocation Competitions (RAC), a peer-reviewed process to grant priority...

Sensory Studies with Important Implications

Neurogenomicist Tiffany Timbers readily admits she prefers to concentrate her studies on nematodes (roundworms) and other...

Compute Canada Launches Exciting New Visualization Challenge - Visualize This!

Compute Canada has announced it is launching an exciting new data visualization challenge this fall called Visualize This....

WestGrid Announces Fall Training Sessions - Join Us for Intro Sessions & Special Topics!

Year-round, WestGrid offers training in a variety of advanced research computing (ARC) areas -- from introductory sessions...

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On Wednesday, October 26, join Compute Canada's Digital Humanities and Social Sciences Analyst, Megan Meredith-Lobay, as she provides an introduction to Compute Canada and its available resources for researchers in the Humanities and Social Sciences... Read More »
October 19, 2016
Are you considering applying to one of Compute Canada’s Resource Allocation Competitions (RAC)? WestGrid Support Staff are hosting an online “Office Hours” session on Friday, November 4 to answer your questions about RAC 2017, including: Do I need... Read More »
October 19, 2016
Our ‘Users in the News’ series showcases and celebrates researchers who have recently made headlines, from local papers to international newswires. Did we miss anything? Send your news to   UBC chemist receives Rutherford Memorial... Read More »
October 18, 2016
On October 17, 2016 researchers from across Canada joined the Honourable Kelvin K. Ogilvie, Chair of the Senate Standing Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology, and parliamentarians for an event co-hosted on parliament hill by Compute... Read More »
October 17, 2016
Today Compute Canada launched its annual Resource Allocation Competitions (RAC), a peer-reviewed process to grant priority access to Compute Canada’s advanced research computing resources. The two competitions -- the Resources for Research Groups (... Read More »
October 14, 2016