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Neuroinformatics: Past Contributions, Current Challenges, and Future Possibilities, Text Slide 29 of 34

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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

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