text-only page produced automatically by LIFT Text Transcoder Skip all navigation and go to page contentSkip top navigation and go to directorate navigationSkip top navigation and go to page navigation
National Science Foundation
design element
News From the Field
For the News Media
Special Reports
Research Overviews
NSF-Wide Investments
Speeches & Lectures
NSF Director's Newsletter
Multimedia Gallery
News Archive
News by Research Area
Arctic & Antarctic
Astronomy & Space
Chemistry & Materials
Earth & Environment
People & Society

Email this pagePrint this page
All Images

Media Advisory 09-017
TeraGrid '09 to Meet in Arlington, Va., June 22-25

Conference to explore how federally-funded computational resources are enabling progress across many scientific disciplines

Back to article | Note about images

Map of the United States showing the TeraGrid that connects 11 supercomputer centers.

The TeraGrid project is funded by the National Science Foundation and includes 11 partners: Indiana, LONI (Louisiana Optical Network Initiative), National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), National Center for Supercomputing Applications at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (NCSA), Joint Institute for Computational Sciences (JICS), Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC), Purdue, San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC), Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) and University of Chicago/Argonne National Laboratory (UC/ANL). ORNL Joint Institute for Computational Sciences (JICS) leads a partnership to empower and prepare the U.S. academic research community for sustained petascale science and engineering. With the new near-petascale computer, to be housed at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, the State of Tennessee will have two of the world's most powerful computers.

Credit: Courtesy of Indiana University, based on illustration by Nicolle Rager Fuller, National Science Foundation.

Download the high-resolution JPG version of the image. (260 KB)

Use your mouse to right-click (Mac users may need to Ctrl-click) the link above and choose the option that will save the file or target to your computer.

Email this pagePrint this page
Back to Top of page