MURPA 2011

MURPA 2011

MURPA has progressed steadily since commencing in 2008 and the 2011 program again offers great research project opportunities abroad, backed by a high quality seminar series. Conditions of Entry to the program are generally similar to previous years.

Student Guide to MURPA

General information document for students

Seminar Program

A program of seminars to be conducted by high definition video link has been developed for semester 2. A lead up to this series was a seminar 18 March where recent MURPA students reported on their overseas MURPA experience:

18 March 2011, 9-11am, Rm 135/Bldg 26 Clayton Edgar Kautzner, Jian Zhang, James Wetter, Geoff Pascoe, Lin Wei, Wai Keung Lung MURPA Students 2010-2011MURPA Project OutcomesAbstractVideoSlides
29 July 2011, 9-10am, Rm 135/Bldg 26 Clayton Prof Bill Kramer, NCSAAre We Using the Wrong Metrics for Large Scale HPC Systems?AbstractVideoSlides&Audio
3 August 2011, 5-6pm, Rm 135/Bldg 26 Clayton Prof Carole Goble, Univ ManchesterThe Long tail ScientistAbstractVideoSlides
5 August 2011, 9-10am, Rm 135/Bldg 26 Clayton Prof Vineet Bafna, UCSDRapid detection of gene-gene interactions in genome-wide association studiesAbstractVideoSlides
12 August 2011, 9-10am, Rm 135/Bldg 26 Clayton Dr Ilkay Altintas, SDSCOn Workflow-Driven Science and the Provenance of Related ProductsAbstractVideoSlides
19 August 2011, 9-10am, Rm 135/Bldg 26 Clayton Professor Andrew McCammon, UCSDNasty Beasties: Computer-aided Drug Discovery for Infectious Diseases.AbstractVideoSlides
26 August 2011, 9-10am, Rm 135/Bldg 26 Clayton Dr Jim Myers, RPIDelivering "Competitiveness" in High Performance ComputingAbstractVideoSlides
2 September 2011, 9-10am, Rm 135/Bldg 26 Clayton Professor Andrew McCulloch, UCSDMulti-Scale Modeling of the Heart: from Molecule to OrganAbstractVideoSlides
9 September 2011, 9-10am, Rm 135/Bldg 26 Clayton Professor Phil Bourne, UCSDThe Path to Open Science with Illustrations from Computational BiologyAbstract2010Video2011Slides
16 September 2011, 9-10am, Rm 135/Bldg 26 Clayton Professor Fran Berman, RPIDigital Sustainability: Information as a Persistent Resource in the Digital WorldAbstractVideoSlides
23 September 2011, 9-10am, Rm 135/Bldg 26 Clayton Dr Wayne Pfieffer, Distinguished Scientist SDSCCompute- and Data-Intensive Analyses in BioinformaticsAbstractVideoSlides
07 October 2011, 9-10am, Rm 135/Bldg 26 Clayton Professor Mike Norman, SDSCCosmological Simulations at the Petascale: Science Results and Operational ChallengesAbstractVideoSlides
14 October 2011, 9-10am, Rm 135/Bldg 26 Clayton Dr Sameer Tilak, UCSDBuilding Large-scale Personalized Mobile Sensing Systems: Challenges and Research OpportunitiesAbstractVideoSlides

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