This presentation will provide an overview of the NSF-funded XSEDE (Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment) project. XSEDE provides advanced research computing and data resources and services to the national community supporting open research funded by universities as well as federal agencies and other sources. We will discuss the resources, services and support available to the research community. These resources are also avialble to NIST researchers and a few recent examples will be highlighted. Finally, we will also look at how XSEDE, as an exemplar research infrastructure, can support the objectives of the NSCI with a focus on the roles the NSF is tasked with.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Gaithersburg, Bldg. 221, Room B145)
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. (Boulder, VTC in 81-1A116)
John Towns, National Center for Supercomputing Applications, UIUC
Outside attendees need to contact Barry Schneider in order to obtain the site badges required to enter NIST grounds and to attend the seminar. 24 hour notice is required for US citizens and 3 days for non-US citizens. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the visitor list. Visitors must check in at the NIST Visitor Center to pick up their badges. A photo ID is required for US citizens and a passport or green card for foreign nationals. There is also the possibility of viewing the seminar as a webcast. Again, please contact Barry Schneider for details preferably by email.