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CyberGIS affiliate awarded Guggenheim Fellowship

  • 04/13/2015

The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation has awarded a 2015 Guggenheim fellowship to Wendy K. Tam Cho, a University of Illinois professor of political science and of statistics who conducts research on statistical and computational models for social science.

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CyberGIS: infrastructure for massive geospatial data, processes

  • 02/04/2015

A consortium of government, academic and private-sector partners has come together to build the National CyberGIS Facility at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. With funding from the National Science Foundation, the group aims to build a high-performance computing system optimized to handle geospatial data.

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Name the new CyberGIS supercomputer!

  • 01/05/2015

The construction of the National CyberGIS Facility is under way, and our new supercomputer needs a name!

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NSF awards $1.5 million to Illinois-led team for achieving scalable spatial data synthesis

  • 12/04/2014

The National Science Foundation has awarded a Data Infrastructure Building Blocks (DIBBS) grant of $1.5 million over three years to a team led by Shaowen Wang to create scalable capabilities for synthesizing spatial big data.

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Fostering geospatial discovery and innovation through a national CyberGIS facility

  • 10/17/2014

The CyberGIS Center receives a Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) grant from the NSF to build a high-performance computing system optimized to deal with geospatial data.

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