Dedication: Advanced Computing Facility

The Advanced Computing Facility provides a 20-fold increase in power in support of bioinformatics and other computing-intensive research. The new facility is also very energy efficient. Funding for the project was made possible by a $4.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health.
April 03, 2013
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nichols Hall, Apollo Auditorium and Atrium
785-864-7240


Happy first day of fall, Jayhawks! What is your favorite memory of this time of year? #KUdifference

KU Goldwater Scholar to research Huntington’s, Alzheimer’s diseases Ryan Limbocker, KU’s 56th Goldwater Scholar, plans to focus his research at KU on such neurodegenerative disorders as Huntington’s and Alzheimer’s diseases (see more at http://bit.ly/1nIP2bL). Limbocker, a senior majoring in chemistry, is from Overland Park, Kansas, and plans to pursue a doctorate in analytical chemistry. The Goldwater Scholarships are the nation’s premier undergraduate awards to honor academically gifted students in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.


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