MSI 25th Anniversary Research Exhibition

MSI held a Research Exhibition to celebrate our 25th anniversary on April 30, 2010. Researchers from a variety of fields presented posters of their work using MSI resources. The posters were judged by a team of MSI Principal Investigators.

Grand Prize winner:

Pierre Carrier

"Optical Response and Curvature Effects of Si Nanocrystals in SiO2 Using PARSEC"

Finalist Prize winners:

Ke-Jung (Ken) Chen

"Simulations of Thermonuclear Supernovae of Very Massive Stars"

Dane Coffey

"Medical Device Invention and Evaluation Through Simulation, Visualization, and Interactive Design"

Raamesh Deshpande

"A Scalable Cross-species Algorithm for Discovering Conserved Active Subnetworks"

Binh K. Lieu (at right; co-authors Mihailo Jovanovic and Rashad Moarref are at left)

"Controlling the Onset of Turbulence via Streamwise Traveling Waves"

Cray

THANK YOU to Cray, Inc. for sponsoring the prizes.

THANK YOU also to our judges:

Victor Barocas (Biomedical Engineering)

Susanta Hui (Therapeutic Radiology)

David Lilja (Electrical and Computer Engineering)

Doug Ohlendorf (Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Biophysics)

Paul Woodward (Astronomy)

Darrin York (Chemistry)

Watch a video about the history of MSI here.