Explore innovations, trends, and practical challenges in research at GSU’s 2015 Scientific Computing Day.

Discover how technology is helping solve some of humanities most urgent global and grand challenges. Connect with others from GSU's diverse and dynamic research community.

Explore transdisciplinary research and find out more about resources being used to solve today's most challenging problems at GSU's Scientific Computing Day.

  • Meet others engaged in cutting-edge research.
  • Discover opportunies for collaboration with students and faculty from a variety of fields of study.
  • Expand your access to campus resources for research growth.

Friday, September 18
8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Lunch provided to registered attendees.

Giveaways and opportunities to meet with colleagues.


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Researchers and aspiring researchers from every discipline are encouraged to attend.

Conference Presentations & Conversations - View the Full Schedule >;


Morning Session - 8:30 a.m. to Noon
Presentations include:

Classifying Cancers from RNAseq Data through Machine Learning

Modeling Transmission and Control of the Ebola Epidemic In West Africa

Transcriptomic Approaches to Studying Small Neural Networks In Exotic Species

Panel Discussion:
How Technology Will Shape the Future of Humanities Research

Poster Session and Lunch - Noon

Afternoon Session - 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Featured Guest Speaker: The World of Computing
Dr. Vincent Betro
University of Tennessee National Institute for Computational Sciences 
at Oak Ridge National Laboratory

This generation will finally have the raw computing power to solve some of humanities most interesting grand challenges: creating a model of the human brain, unlocking the patterns of weather to save lives and help with food supplies, and keeping people safe and mobile in an increasingly cramped world. Learn how you can help solve problems in a data-centric world. More >

Presentations include:

Multiscale Modeling of Tumor Progression

Dynamical Network of Protein Residue-Residue Contacts Provides Insights Into Enzyme Function

Does Computational Science Show us the Future of Business Analytics?

UAVs and Archaeology: How New Technologies Are Changing Our View of the Past

Brain Transcriptome of Adult Green Treefrogs