Innovation

UMass Dartmouth’s CSCVR contributes GPU servers to enhance UMass-wide computational facility

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UMass Dartmouth’s CSCVR contributes GPU servers to enhance UMass-wide computational facility

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth’s Center for Scientific Computing & Visualization Research (CSCVR) has contributed 120 GPU servers to the UMass shared computational cluster installed at the MGHPCC.  The UMass shared cluster at the MGHPCC is a large (~15,000) processor-core supercomputer system that serves the entire UMass system’s computational scientists. From astrophysicists at the Amherst […]

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Massachusetts Selected to Partner in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Innovation

Massachusetts Selected to Partner in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Innovation

UMass Medical School to participate in public-private partnership to develop and commercialize new advanced manufacturing technologies The Commonwealth of Massachusetts has been named a partner in the nation’s first manufacturing innovation institute in biopharmaceutical manufacturing, and UMass Medical School is one of five universities supporting the effort, according to an announcement from Gov. Charlie Baker. […]

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Innovation and Accessibility: The UMass System Office Focuses on a Dual Approach

Filed in Featured, General, Innovation by on December 20, 2016
Innovation and Accessibility: The UMass System Office Focuses on a Dual Approach

It is early November and a conference room in the UMass System Office’s Collaborative Services Facility is filled with staff from every department within the President’s Office. Those who cannot attend in person are present via a web conference. They are all intently reviewing a presentation about proposed regulations from the Department of Justice (DOJ) […]

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UMass Dartmouth Convenes 3rd Maritime Innovations Conference

Filed in Collaboration, Featured, General, Innovation by on December 13, 2016
UMass Dartmouth Convenes 3rd Maritime Innovations Conference

The largest gathering of marine technology companies in New England UMass Dartmouth is at the heart of the marine technology industry in New England, and on November 30 the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE) organized the largest gathering in New England of marine technology firms. More than 180 attendees from around the world, and […]

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IDEAS UMass Boston Puts Spotlight on Innovation, Connection

Filed in Featured, General, Innovation by on November 29, 2016
IDEAS UMass Boston Puts Spotlight on Innovation, Connection

Using video games to challenge biases. Putting mobile devices in the hands of mental health patients to create therapeutic images that do what words cannot. Drawing inspiration from nurses in developing countries to create life-saving kits. These were just some of the cutting-edge ideas explored at the IDEAS UMass Boston conference held on Wednesday. The […]

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