UT’s Innovative Computing Laboratory received even more acclaim recently as software giant Intel named it the latest Intel Parallel Computing Center.
The ICL, part of the College of Engineering, joins thirty-nine other such centers around the world at leading institutions including Harvard University, Stanford University, and the University of Edinburgh. Each location is focused on a different aspect of high-end computing.
ICL joins the Joint Institute for Computational Sciences , a UT-Oak Ridge National Laboratory partnership, as an Intel center, placing UT in the elite status of having two such centers.
“We are thrilled to be selected as an Intel Parallel Computing Center,” said Jack Dongarra, Distinguished Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and the director of the ICL.
“It validates the work we continue to do, but it also allows us to tackle some of the biggest challenges out there.”
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