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    EnVision - Spring 2006 (vol. 22 no. 1) Spring 2006
    • On the Path to a Petascale and Other Frontier Goals
    • SDSC Grows
    • A Star is Born
    • SDSC to the Data Storage Rescue
    • Virtual Propellers, Plumes, and Scramjets
    • Probing the Ultimate Building Blocks of Matter
    EnVision - Fall 2005 (vol. 21 no. 1) Fall 2005
    • Data and Disaster
    • Building Katrina's Superlist
    • Tapping Plants for Fuel
    • Swami, the Next Generation Biology Workbench
    • The Elusive Neutrino: New Window on the Violent Universe
    • Faster Workflows: Scientific Workflow Automation with Kepler
    • The Big Picture: Buildings Mosaics of the Entire Sky
    EnVision - Fall 2004 (vol. 20 no. 1) Fall 2004
    • Delivering Cyberinfrastructure, Enabling Discovery
    • TeraShake: Simulating the "Big One" on the San Andreas Fault
    • A New Star for Cyberinfrastructure
    • SDSC Helps Students Make Beautiful Music
    • SDSC Technologies Power SIOExplorer Oceanography Digital Library
    EnVision - Fall 2003 (vol. 19 no. 3) Fall 2003
    • Tree of Life and Virtual Grid Development among Four ITR Awards to SDSC
    • NSF Middleware Projects Receive $9 Million
    • NSF Awards $1.2 Million to Extend PRAGMA Program
    • Teachers Bring Technology They Developed at SDSC to Their Classrooms
    • Texas Installs Lonestar Cluster
    • SDSC Education Department Efforts Recognized in SIGKids Awards
    EnVision - Apr-Jun 2003 (vol. 19 no. 2) April-June 2003
    • SDSC Researcher Likes Augmented Reality View
    • NPACI Releases Updated Cluster Software
    • NSF Announces Cyberinfrastructure Initiative
    • Fran Berman Appointed to UCSD Endowed Chair
    • Phil Andrews and Jay Boisseau Elected to NPACI Executive Committee
    • Primate Resource Online at SDSC
    • SDSC Announces New IBM Data-Oriented Supercomputer
    EnVision - Jan-Mar 2003 (vol. 19 no. 1) January-March 2003
    • The Encyclopedia of Life to Open New Chapter of Biological Discovery
    • Mining the Heavens: The National Virtual Observatory
    • Perserving Priceless Memories for the Library of Congress
    • Sapphire Internet Worm Shatters Speed Records
    EnVision - Jul-Sep 2002 (vol. 18 no. 3)July-September 2002
    • Software the Goddess of Wisdom Would Have Aprreciated
    • Enhancing Research with Portals
    • Retooling Field Research-Wirelessly
    EnVision - Apr-Jun 2002 (vol. 18 no. 2)April-June 2002
    • The Search for Life: Are We Alone?
    • Grid Middleware
    • Modeling Ecosystems
    EnVision - Jan-Mar 2002 (vol. 18 no. 1)January-March 2002
    • Computational Medicine
    • Designing Personalized Hearing Devices
    • Supercomputers Fighting Cancer
    • Analyzing Brain Tissue
    EnVision - Oct-Dec 2001 (vol. 17 no. 4)October-December 2001
    • Building Data Grids
      Biomedical Informatics Research Network to Improve Understanding of Brain Disorders
      Arriving Online: the National Virtual Observatory
      Preserving Electronic Records for Posterity
      Exporting an SDSC Data Tool to the United Kingdom
    • Terascale Computing
      SDSC's Blue Horizon Paints Electrostatic Landscapes of Cellular Structures
      Simulating the Formation of the Universe's First Star
      Simulations Uncover Suprises in Sun's Turbulent Interior
    • Education
      Building the Biggest Astronomy Lab on Earth
    EnVision - Jul-Sep 2001 (vol. 17 no. 3)July-September 2001
    • Teragrid
      Transforming Research with High-Performance Grid Computing
      Decoding the Complex Messages of Cells
      Cluster-Management Software Developers Preparing for the TeraGrid
    • Undergraduate Educations
      NPACI-Supported Computational Physics Program at Oregon State Wins Support
      Student Researchers at PACI Campuses Make the Most of Their Summer Experiences
      eTEACH: New Technologies for Active Learning
      Faculty Fellows Learn High-Tech Teaching Techniques
    • Internet Securtiy
      Hot on the Trail of ‘Code Red’ Worms
    • Astronomical Database
      The Heavens Revealed in 10 Terabytes
    • Earth Science
      Fine-Tuned Atmospheric Model
      Simulates Hurricanes to Climate Change
      Seamounts: Window on Ocean Biodiversity
    EnVision - Apr-Jun 2001 (vol. 17 no. 2)April-June 2001
    • NPACI Grid Computing
      Globus Opens Wide Gateway to Grid Resources
      Harnessing the Power of Grid Computing for Computational Astrophysics
      Folding Protein L: An NPACI Alpha Project Success
    • Solar and Stellar Dynamics
      Magnetic Explosions in Space: Simulating Substorms and Solar Flares
      Simulating Giant Waves in Newborn Neutron Stars
      Quiet Sun, Active Sun: Modeling the Solar Corona and the Inner Heliosphere
    • SDSC Research
      NBCR Group Builds a Demonstration Environment for Computational Chemistry
      Hands-On Planetary Geology
    • Education, Outreach, and Training
      Bridging the Gap: Envision Explore Engage Software Beta Released
      Girls are GREAT Program Expands to Texas
      Efforts to Boost Minority Involvement in SMET Disciplines Require Fundamental Change
      A Tradition Flowers: The Maria Goeppert Mayer Interdisciplinary Symposium at SDSC
    EnVision - Jan-Mar 2001 (vol. 17 no. 1)January-March 2001
    • NPACI Data Discovery
      Re-inventing Scholarly Communication
      Federating and Correlating Sky Surveys
      Proteins, Dendrites, Neurons, and Brains
    • SDSC Collaborations
      The Bioinformatics Core of the Joint Center for Structural Genomics
      Designing the Technological Environment in Which Society Lives, Works, and Communicates
    • Fluid Dynamics
      Space Plasma Group Simulates Solar Storms with NPACI Resources
      From Nebulae to Fusion: Simulating Shockwaves in Turbulent Flows
      Oceans in Motion: The Emergence of Coherent Structures
    • Education, Outreach, and Training
      HPWREN Team Creates Wireless Broadband Network for Research and Education Applications
      Data-Intensive Computing Environments Applying DICE Technology to Education
    EnVision - Oct-Dec 2000 (vol. 16 no. 4)October-December 2000
    • NPACI Alpha Projects
      Bioinformatics Infrastructure for Large-Scale Analyses
      Protein Folding in a Distributed Computing Environment
      Multi-Component Models for Energy and the Environment
      Demonstrating the Synergy of the Latest Grid Technologies for Telescience
      Scalable Visualization Toolkits for Brains to Bays
      Monte Carlo Cellular Microphysiology on the Grid
      Adaptive Computations for Fluids in Biological Systems
    • Materials and Fluids
      Movement on Semiconductor Surfaces
      Dancing Bubbles: Simulating Multiphase Flows
      Resolving a Mysterious Particle Attraction in Colloids
    • Education, Outreach, and Training
      UC San Diego and SDSC Partner with Industry to Help Bridge Digital Divide
      Envision, Explore, and Engage in Science with a Computational Perspective
    EnVision - Jul-Sep 2000 (vol. 16 no. 3)July - September 2000
    • SDSC Research
      NBCR: Macromolecular Pattern Recognition and On-line Access to Molecular Biology Tools
      PlantsP Focuses Bioinformatics on Plant Genomics
      Combinatorial Extension Addresses Challenges of Structural Genomics
      Understanding Biodiversity through Environmental Informatics
      Putting Government Information at Citizens' Fingertips
      CAIDA Skitters across the Global Network
      Active Measures to Maintain a Healthy Network
      Shedding Light on 3-D Structures of Cells
    • Nanostructures
      Four Atoms and a Supercomputer
      Computing the Tree of Life Nanostructures
    • Molecular Science
      Toward Computational Cell Biology
      The Behavior of Molecules as Electronic Devices
    • Education, Outreach, and Training
      SDSC Summer Interns Gain Valuable Research Experience
      A Partnership for the Future: Girl Scouts and SDSC
    EnVision - Apr-Jun 2000 (vol. 16 no. 2)April - June 2000
    • Grid Computing
      Telescience, Tomography, and the Grid
      Knowledge from Biological Data Collections
      GridPort Launches Computational Science Applications on the Web
      Building an Information Power Grid
      The Big Picture: Viewing Terascale Data Sets Interactively from the Desktop
    • Molecular Dynamics
      As Likely as Knot: Biopolymers under Stress
      Ironing out the Wrinkles of Protein Folding
    • Everyday Physics
      Turbulent Mixing up Close
      Extending the Limits of Magnetic Recording
    • Education, Outreach, and Training
      A Strong but Sensitive Computing Initiative for Native American Communities
      LEADing EOT-PACI Programs to National Success
    EnVision - Jan-Mar 2000 (vol. 16 no. 1) January - March 2000
    • Terascale Horizons
      Expanding the Horizon for Academic Scientific Computing
      It's the End of the Galaxy as We Know It
      Predicting Molecular Properties with Dalton
      Quantum Chromodynamics with MILC
      Written in the Stars: Interpreting the Universe with PHOENIX
    • Biological Modeling
      Pursuing an End to Sudden Cardiac Death
      Determining Why Nature Needs Cholesterol
    • Fundamental Physics
      The Earth's Real Inside Story: Modulating the Geodynamo
      Nuclear Structure and the First Steps toward Supernovas
      Putting Quantum Electrodynamics to the Test
    EnVision - Oct-Dec 1999 (vol. 15 no. 4) October - December 1999
    • Alpha Projects
      Bioinformatics Infrastructure for Large-Scale Analyses
      Protein Folding in a Distributed Computing Environment
      Telescience for Advanced Tomography Applications
      Multi-Component Models for Energy and the Environment
      Scalable Visualization Toolkits
    • User Research
      A Third Target in the Fight against AIDS
      Investigating Enzyme-Substrate Interactions with Vitamin B6
      Reacting Fuel Droplets in Combustion Engines
      The Leary Tetrahedron: Finding New Approaches to Global Optimization
      Galactic MPIRE: Flying through the Digital Galaxy
    EnVision - Jul-Sep 1999 (vol. 15 no. 3) July - September 1999
    • Neuroscience
      Making Headway in Computational Neuroscience
      Algorithms and Codes for Refining and Linking Brain Data
      Neuron Modeling and Simulation
    • Data-Intensive Computing
      A Step Toward Universal Digital Library Services
      AMICO: The Art of Managing Art
      Heavens on Earth: The Digital Sky
      A Recipe for MIXing and Searching Online Information
    • User Research
      First Principles of Lighter, More Powerful Lithium Batteries
      The Microstructure of Bone in Tension and Compressions
      From the Inner Ear to the Stars in NPACI's Strategic Applications Collaborations
    EnVision - Apr-Jun 1999 (vol. 15 no. 2) April - June 1999
    • Engineering
      Modeling Sound Waves and Electric Fields to Improve Hearing Aids and Aircraft Antennas
      IPARS: A New-Generation Framework for Reservoir Modeling
    • Metasystems
      A Worldwide Virtual Computer for an Advancing Legion of Applications
      Globus Links Environments for Scientific Discovery
      A Ripening Crop of AppLeS
      Forecasts from the Network Weather Service
    • Cosmology
      Splitting Stars in Binary Systems
      PARTREE and SCF: A Strategic Applications Collaboration for the Study of Galaxies
      When Galaxy Clusters Collide
    EnVision - Jan-Mar 1999 (vol. 15 no. 1) January - March 1999
    • Earth Systems Science
      Toward a Global View of the Atmospheric Chemistry of Aerosols
      Biocomplexity and the Art of Planetary Management
      Crisis Management in Bays and Estuaries
    • Programming Tools and Environments
      Closing the Loop between Computation and Experiment
      Compiler Projects Help Overcome Challenges of Parallel Applications
      A Bridge for Exchanging Data within and between Parallel Applications
    • SDSC Research
      SDSC TeleManufacturing Facility: Solid Results, Tangible Benefits
      Understanding the Colors of Life: A Norway-California Collaboration
    EnVision - Oct-Dec 1998 (vol. 14 no. 4) October - December 1998
    • Neuroscience
      Neuroscience Thrust Area Providing Access to Exploding Amount of Brain Data
      Road Maps for Understanding the Human Brain
      Making and Testing Neuron Models
    • Interaction Environments
      Visualization Tools to Guide Scientists Through Their Simulation Results
      Collaborating Amidst the Molecules
    • Biology
      RCSB to Apply Bioinformatics Expertise to Extending Capabilities of Protein Data Bank
      AMBER and NPACI: A Strategic Application Collaboration for Molecular Dynamics
    EnVision - Jul-Sep 1998 (vol. 14 no. 3) July - September 1998
    • Earth Systems Science
      California Coastline Data and Analysis Accessible on the Web
      Chemistry and Dynamics of Ocean and Air in One Earth System Model
      Earth Systems Models Will Benefit from Remote Sensing Data Archives
      ESS Efforts Support Modeling, Atmospheric Chemistry, and Biodiversity
    • Metasystems
      Legion Provides Architecture for Operating System That Spans the Internet
      Globus: Around the World and onto Your Desktop
      AppLeS: Picking the Best Mix of Resources
      A Good Climate for Distributed Computing
    • Computational Fluid Dynamics
      More Realistic Simulations Explain Aerodynamics of Experimental Aircraft
      Forecasts for the Weather of the Earth's Oceans
    EnVision - Apr-Jun 1998 (vol. 14 no. 2) April - June 1998
    • Engineering
      Bridging Simulation Scales and Scientific Communities to Design Custom Materials
      Where Oil and Water Mix: Petroleum Recovery and Pollution Remediation
      Studying the Patterns of Electromagnetic and Acoustic Waves in and around the Human Head
    • Programming Tools and Environments
      Active Data Repository Accelerates Access to Large Data Sets
      Running Simulations with the Best Codes on the Best Machines for the Job
      Beyond MPI and HPF: KeLP Benefits Dynamic Structured Applications
    • Geosciences
      As the World Churns: Modeling Convection in the Earth's Mantle
      What is Under the East Pacific Rise?
      Nonlinear Models Will Help Reduce Loss of Life and Property from Strong Earthquakes
    EnVision - Jan-Mar 1998 (vol. 14 no. 1) January - March 1998
    • Molecular Science
      Greater Computing Power and Collaboration Help Advance Molecular Dynamics Simulations
      Analyzing Rare Events and Transition Pathways in Chemical Dynamics
      MICE Will Benefit Drug Design, Biological Discovery, and Distance Learning
    • Data-intensive Computing
      SDSC's Storage Resource Broker Links NPACI Data-intensive Infrastructure
      Data Caches Form the Framework for Distributed Data-handling Testbed
      Integrated Digital Libraries Will Change How Research is Conducted
    • The Solar System
      Exploring the Mysteries of Planetary Atmospheres
      Forecasting the Weather in Space
      Jupiter's Winds: Vortex Pancakes versus Taylor Columns