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Women in High Performance Computing

Interview with WHPC ACM-W Europe volunteer Mariam Kiran talked with Women in HPC (WHPC) organizers Toni Collins and Lorna Rivera to find out about the amazing work centered around the WHPC and what more can be done to improve female and minority representations in computing. Here they talk about their experiences in the HPC community.   […]

Inspiring Future Engineers One Blinking Light at a Time

According to many reports, there will be a significant gap between the number of technical positions and experts needed to fill them by 2020. My belief is that in order to fill these positions we need to start by inspiring kids at younger ages. To that effect, I have developed a workshop on basic electronics […]

CHPC Student Cluster Challenge Team Readies for ISC 2016!

CHPC Student Cluster Challenge Team Readies for ISC 2016! By Elizabeth Leake, STEM-Trek Nonprofit   One hundred students attended the South African Center for High Performance Computing’s (SA-CHPC) Ninth Annual National Meeting, November 30 through December 4, 2015, at the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) International Convention Center in Pretoria, SA. They were […]