Slide title: Petascale Computing
Slide words: Blue Waters
1 quadrillion calculations per second
Dramatic increase in computing capability
Comes online in 2011
Slide image: A photo illustration related to the Blue Waters sustained petascale computing project.
Credit: The National Center for Supercomputing applications (NCSA) and the Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois 2008
Slide background image: A model of cells within the lateral geniculate nucleus (LCN).
Slide background credit: Greg Hood, John Burkardt and Greg Foss of the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center
Design by: Adrian Apodaca, National Science Foundation