Modeling Fruit Fly Brains to Better Understand Alzheimer’s

Researchers at the University of Sheffield (UK) and Columbia University (USA) have launched a GPU-accelerated project to simulate a complete model of the adult fruit fly brain for the first time. The project aims to develop a better understanding of Alzheimer’s disease and new drug targets. … Read more

Share Your Science: Scalable Molecular Dynamics

Jim Phillips, Senior Research Programmer at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is using the Tesla-accelerated supercomputers, Titan and Blue Waters for his parallel molecular dynamics code, NAMD, designed for high-performance simulation of large biomolecular systems. … Read more