Future directions in Research Computing and Cyberinfrastructure Kickoff Meeting

September 3, 2015

Join a conversation on future directions in research computing and cyberinfrastructure in the US northeast (ME, NH, VT, MA, CT, RI, NY, PA, NJ), Westin Hotel, Waltham, MA on September 15th, 8:30AM - 4:30PM.

The MGHPCC is co-sponsoring a regional event series entitled

conferencelogoConversation on Future Directions In Research Computing and
Cyberinfrastructure In the US Northeast (ME, NH, VT, MA, CT,RI,NY, PA, NJ)

This kickoff event is an interactive workshop, with no charge for participation. The kickoff event is being held at the Westin Hotel, Waltham, MA on September 15th, 8:30AM - 4:30PM. Agenda and logistics details for the event are online at

The meeting is free and open to anyone with relevant interests.
Anyone wishing to present material during one of the two community round-up lightning talk sessions can email presenter
information, a pdf slide, title  and one sentence summary of material to

The presenter information, title and summary will be included in the final agenda. The agenda will provide time for everyone who wants to highlight relevant work and interests at the meeting to do so.

This workshop kicks off a three month process aimed at highlighting shared research computing and cyberinfrastructure interests in the
Northeast. The overall process will produce a community-authored online report, articulating potential areas for common cause going forward. Current details of the overall process can be found at

All members of the region’s vibrant research computing and cyberinfrastructure community, spanning academia, non-profit and for profit enterprises, are welcome to participate in this conversation.

Research projects

Dusty With a Chance of Star Formation
Checking the Medicine Cabinet to Interrupt COVID-19 at the Molecular Level
Not Too Hot, Not Too Cold But Still, Is It Just Right?​
Smashing Discoveries​
Microbiome Pattern Hunting
Modeling the Air we Breathe
Exploring Phytoplankton Diversity
The Computer Will See You Now
Computing the Toll of Trapped Diamondback Terrapins
Edging Towards a Greener Future
Physics-driven Drug Discovery
Modeling Plasma-Surface Interactions
Sensing Subduction Zones
Neural Networks & Earthquakes
Small Stars, Smaller Planets, Big Computing
Data Visualization using Climate Reanalyzer
Getting to Grips with Glassy Materials
Modeling Molecular Engines
Forest Mapping: When the Budworms come to Dinner
Exploring Thermoelectric Behavior at the Nanoscale
The Trickiness of Talking to Computers
A Genomic Take on Geobiology
From Grass to Gas
Teaching Computers to Identify Odors
From Games to Brains
The Trouble with Turbulence
A New Twist
A Little Bit of This... A Little Bit of That..
Looking Like an Alien!
Locking Up Computing
Modeling Supernovae
Sound Solution
Lessons in a Virtual Test Tube​
Crack Computing
Automated Real-time Medical Imaging Analysis
Towards a Smarter Greener Grid
Heading Off Head Blight
Organic Light-Harvesting Antennae
Art and AI
Excited by Photons
Tapping into an Ocean of Data
Computing Global Change
Star Power
Engineering the Human Microbiome
Computing Social Capital
Computers Diagnosing Disease
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