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Issue 37: iSGTW 15 August 2007

 Feature - Bloody great science: Parallel Blood Flow Simulation using grids

For more than a decade, surgeons have been able to insert video cameras into your arteries and scan “intra-artery” footage for signs of weakness or clogging.

Thanks to grid-enabled e-science, this life-saving technology is set to get even more high-tech.

Scientists at the University of Kragujevac in the Republic of Serbia are working on grid-powered tool that will allow surgeons to learn more than ever about the inside of your arteries.

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Editorial - Roaming mike

 Voices from the OSG Great Plains Summer School
iSGTW editor Cristy Burne is packed off to grid school, joining grid-interested scientists at the coal face. Join her for some candid comments from fellow schoolies.

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Feature - Reversing brain drain

 Grid computing does some innovative plumbing
A collaboration between HP and UNESCO is seeing great results in the bid to beat brain drain in Africa and South East Europe...using distributed computing.

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Acronym of the week

Security project LOBSTER has captured data from more than 400,000 Internet attacks using sensors deployed in nine different countries.

Now, LOBSTER is making some of that attack data available to the public for study.

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Image of the week

Fishy business

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Feature – Army of Women allies with CaBIG for online longitudinal studies

Special Announcement - iSGTW on Holiday

Video of the Week - Learn about LiDAR


NeHC launches social media

PRACE announces third Tier-0 machine

iRODS 2011 User Group Meeting

Jobs in distributed computing


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December 2010

13-18, AGU Fall Meeting

14-16, UCC 2010

17, ICETI 2011 and ICSIT 2011

24, Abstract Submission deadline, EGI User Forum


January 2011

11, HPCS 2011 Submission Deadline

11, SPCloud 2011

22, ALENEX11

30 Jan – 3 Feb, ESCC/Internet2


February 2011

1 - 4, GlobusWorld '11

2, Lift 11

15 - 16, Cloudscape III

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