Advanced Research Computing, ARC News | University of Michigan Office of the Vice President for Research

ARC News by the University of Michigan Office of the Vice President for Research

Check out these events and opportunities from the advanced research computing community at U-M and beyond:

“ICOS Boot Camp” participants tackle Big Data
Finding “true and interesting things” in the teeming complexity of Big Data was the goal for the 35 participants in the first annual “ICOS Boot Camp” held this summer by the Interdisciplinary Committee on Organizational Studies (ICOS) and Advanced Research … Continue reading →

Intel offers video on Math Kernel Library
As part of its “5 Minute Guide to Parallel and Vector Software Programming,” Intel is offering a video titled “Faster math performance with Intel Math Kernel Library.” According to the video description, the library provides optimized math routines including BLAS … Continue reading →

Digital Humanities Data Curation Workshop deadline coming Aug. 7
Applications to attend the Digital Humanities Data Curation workshop at the University of Maryland in College Park, MD, October 16-18 are being accepted through August 7. The workshop will provide a strong introductory grounding in data curation concepts and practices, … Continue reading →

UM-Flint to open GIS center
Besides providing valuable information to student and faculty researchers, a new center under construction in the UM-Flint Earth and Resource Science Department (ERS) could aid local and regional government and private businesses in making important decisions. Faculty committees and Provost Gerard Voland …Continue reading →

UM Press accepting entries for digital humanities prize
The University of Michigan Press, the UM Series in Digital Humanities and the Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Alliance and Collaboratory (HASTAC) are accepting submissions for the 2014 UM Press/HASTAC Digital Humanities Publication Prize. The award, an advance contract, will … Continue reading →


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