Calit2 News Releases Featuring Larry (Archives)

Calit2: Viewing Research Bandwidth Through a New Prism
2013.03.20 After developing one of the most advanced research communications infrastructures on any university campus over the past decade, the University of California, San Diego is taking another leap forward in the name of enabling data-intensive science.
Calit2*Life: Discussion Follows NYTimes Article on Supercomputer ...
2011.05.04 Calit2 figured prominently in the article, which included quotes from its director, Larry Smarr, and director of visualization, Tom DeFanti. Smarr told Markoff that the \"profound thing is that today all scientific instruments have ...
Calit2 : Changing the Face of Scientific Visualization and ...
2011.04.22 Monash was also a destination in 2008 when Calit2 Director Larry Smarr embarked on the three-week speaking tour as the Australian American Dialogue Scholar, supported by the Australian American Leadership Dialogue (AALD) and AARNet. ...
Calit2 : Calit2, UCSD Scientists to Brief Venture Capitalists at ...
2011.04.19 Also on the agenda: a plenary session moderated by Calit2 Director Larry Smarr on ?coping with the exponential deluge? of data. ?UC San Diego has been at the forefront of innovating cyberinfrastructure for data-intensive scientific ...
Using Optical Network Technology for a Long Time to Come
2010.12.26 Calit2 Director Larry Smarr extols the virtues of the Netherlands when it comes to combining digital research environments, and the US still has time to catch up, according to an interview with Smarr in the December 2010 edition of a ...
Calit2 : Charting a Global Course in Clean, Green Technology
2010.10.15 "Calit2 believes it is essential to develop testbeds that support the measurement of ICT carbon footprint and demonstrate that the smart application of ICT can create new opportunities for GHG reductions," said Dr. Larry Smarr, ...
Calit2 : Michael L. Norman Named Director of the San Diego ...
2010.08.29 Norman also served as an NCSA associate director and senior research scientist under Larry Smarr, currently UC San Diego's director of the California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology (Calit2). ...
Calit2 : SDSC to Host Grand Challenges in Data-Intensive ...
2010.08.15 Calit2 Director Larry Smarr will be among the top presenters at the "Grand Challenges in Data-Intensive Discovery" conference, to be held Oct. 26-28 at the San Diego Supercomputer Center. ...
Calit2 : UCSD Researchers Receive NSF Award to Support Data ...
2010.08.02 ... disaster response and financial markets,? says Calit2 Director Larry Smarr. ?This NSF-funded IRNC grant enables the development of the underlying technologies needed to make this more broadly adopted in the near future.? ...
Calit2 Profile: Visualization Research Pioneer Tom DeFanti
2010.07.01 In 1986 DeFanti started his long association with Larry Smarr, then director of the National Center for Supercomputing Applications at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Soon after he hired Maxine Brown to be EVL's ...
Calit2 : Xconomy Forum Calls for Bold Leadership and Collaboration ...
2010.07.01 During his keynote presentation at the event, Internet pioneer and Calit2 Director Larry Smarr warned that our society is "taking the planet into a climate regime that hasn't been seen as long as humans have been on Earth. ...
Calit2*Life: The 'Geek Elite' Movement, Featuring Calit2's Larry Smarr
2010.06.15 Calit2 Director Larry Smarr is one of the people profiled in Lisa Krieger's article about the "geek elite movement" called "The Quantified Self," where individuals "measure the minutia of moods, weight, pain, muscle mass, ...
Calit2 : The Future of California
2010.05.31 Calit2 Director Larry Smarr (center) addresses the Institute for the Future workshop as Calit2 Chief of Staff Jerry Sheehan looks on. California is facing enormous systemic challenges," said Calit2 Director Larry Smarr. ...
Calit2 : Mixed Virtual/Physical Collaboration Spaces at Calit2 ...
2010.05.31 "The last two decades of widely available shared Internet and the Web have made the world 'flat,' a level playing field," explains Calit2 Director and Internet pioneer Larry Smarr, referring to author Thomas L. Friedman's seminal work, ...
HPWREN at 10: UC San Diego's Wireless Research and Education ...
2010.02.22 UC San Diego's High Performance Wireless Research and Education Network (HPWREN) across 20000 square miles in Southern California is celebrating its 10th anniversary. Notes Calit2 director Larry Smarr: "HPWREN is a unique national ...
Calit2 and UC San Diego Researchers Participate in AAAS 2010
2010.02.22 More than 20 researchers from UC San Diego, including Calit2 director Larry Smarr (pictured), will present at the annual meeting Feb. 18-22 of the American Association for the Advancement of Science -- the first time the AAAS Annual ...
Calit2 : Calit2 and UC San Diego Researchers Participate in AAAS 2010
2010.02.22 Calit2 director Larry Smarr will deliver two talks to the AAAS conference. On Friday, Feb. 19, his topic will be "Advancing the Metagenomics Revolution." "Historically most research on microbes depended on laboratory cultures, ...
Larry Smarr 24/7: Calit2 Director Launches Lifestreaming Portal
2010.02.17 Internet pioneer Larry Smarr is plunging into the social-networking universe with a new website that will be updated continually as information about him - and from him - hits the global infosphere.
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Reflections on the NSF Supercomputer Center Program
2009.12.28 In a position paper for NSF's Future of High Performance Computing Workshop in early December, Calit2 Director Larry Smarr reviewed the successes and shortcomings of the NSF supercomputing program that he helped create -- and where to ...
Greenovation Forum Deems Environmental Sensors 'Low-Hanging Fruit' in Journey Toward Sustainability
2009.12.13 A number of sensor-based projects are already underway at UC San Diego, including the High Performance Wireless Research and Education Network (HPWREN), which was touted at the forum by Calit2 Founding Director Larry Smarr as an example ...
Calit2 : Universities Challenged to Develop Technology Solutions ...
2009.12.13 Publication of the cover story, Campuses as Living Laboratories for the Greener Future, coincided with a joint keynote address two of its authors: Larry Smarr, Director of the California Institute for Telecommunications and ...
Calit2*Life: Greening the Future
2009.12.03 As noted in a news release from Calit2 this morning, Calit2's Larry Smarr, Tom DeFanti and Jerry Sheehan (with CANARIE's Bill St. Arnaud) have co-authored the lead article in the November-December issue of EDUCAUSE Review. ...
Universities Challenged to Develop Technology Solutions for a Carbon-Constrained World
2009.12.03 In a presentation to the leading community of IT leaders committed to advancing higher education, and a cover story of the journal EDUCAUSE Review, senior Calit2 researchers urge universities to prototype technologies for a greener future.
SDSC-Argonne StarGate Demo at SC09 Shows How to Keep Astrophysics Data Out of Archival 'Black Holes'
2009.11.30 Additional support from Calit2 staffers for the demonstration at SC09 came from Calit2 Director Larry Smarr, HIPerSpace developers Falko Kuester and Kai Doerr, and networking expert Brian Dunne. Related Links ...
Calit2 : SDSC-Argonne StarGate Demo at SC09 Shows How to Keep ...
2009.11.30 Additional support from Calit2 staffers for the demonstration at SC09 came from Calit2 Director Larry Smarr, HIPerSpace developers Falko Kuester and Kai Doerr, and networking expert Brian Dunne. Related Links ...
Director Larry Smarr Encourages Incoming Students to Think Green, Get Involved
2009.09.24 Internet pioneer Larry Smarr reminded a crowd of more than 4,000 freshmen and transfer students that they will be on the front lines of one of the greatest challenges of our time: global climate disruption.
Greenovation Forum: Sensing and Sustainability
2009.09.02 Larry Smarr will speak at the Greenovation Forum organized by the Sustainability Solutions Institute at UC San Diego.
The State of Calit2 Moving Forward
2009.07.30 Larry Smarr explains Calit2's current state of research initiatives in connections with a meeting of the Calit2 Advisory Board at UC Irvine.
Collaboration on End-to-End Research Cyberinfrastructure Platform
2009.07.22 Calit2 and the National LambdaRail reached an agreement, under which Larry Smarr will chair a newly re-established NLR Science Research Council.
San Diego Science Festival Ends on a High Note for UC San Diego
2009.04.09 Roundup of the first-ever SD Science Festival includes mention of Larry Smarr's involvement as a speaker in the Nifty Fifty program, as well as Calit2's booth at the festival which attracted 50,000 people to Balboa Park.
Calit2 Director Smarr Shares Life of Science with High School Students at Nifty Fifty Presentation
2009.04.03 Larry Smarr made predictions about what the next few decades might have in store for the 200-plus students assembled at Patrick Henry High School for his Nifty Fifty presentation.
La Jolla Research and Innovation Summit
2009.04.03 Calit2 founding director Larry Smarr gave the keynote address on day two of the CONNECT sponsored summit, setting the stage for IT, wireless and convergence presentations.
Calit2 : CENIC Honors Calit2's GreenLight Project with Innovations ...
2009.03.20 Winning smiles: (l-r) CENIC President & CEO Jim Dolgonas; Calit2 Director Larry Smarr; GreenLight PI Tom DeFanti; Calit2 Technical Director and GreenLight team member Greg Hidley; and CENIC conference chair Doug Hartline ...
UC San Diego and IBM Launch Center for Next-Generation Digital Media to Power Tomorrow's Virtual Worlds
2009.03.17 Larry Smarr says "Calit2 has made a major commitment to digital cinema" and hails the announcement of a new IBM award of a mainframe system for a center at Calit2 on next-generation digital media.
CENIC Honors Calit2's GreenLight Project with Innovations in Networking Award
2009.03.10 Larry Smarr was one of the Calit2 researchers who picked up the CENIC award for work on the GreenLight project.
Australian Students Present Cyberinfrastructure Research Via Tri-Continental High-Def Teleconference
2009.03.06 Larry Smarr gave a seminar this year as part of this bi-national HD conference series between UCSD and Monash University in Australia.
Cyberinfrastructure Expert Spells Out Cooperation Between U.S. and Australia
2009.03.05 In a report on the efforts of Australian professor David Abramson, Larry Smarr is quoted on how Abramson's software is being used in the OptIPlanet Collaboratory.
Calit2 Participates in First-Ever San Diego Science Festival
2009.03.02 Larry Smarr is one of the featured speakers of the first San Diego Science Festival.
Industry, Government, Academic Reps Seek to Fight Global Warming with Information Technology
2009.02.06 Larry Smarr co-hosts the Greening the Internet Economy conference at Calit2.
Addressing Humanity's Grand Challenges
2009.02.03 Larry Smarr is one of the "thought leaders" among members of a new virtual university launched in Silicon Valley, called Singularity U.
Greening the Internet Economy: Workshop Webcasts Now Available for On-Demand Viewing
2009.01.29 Larry Smarr welcomed attendees and co-hosted the symposium with Rachelle Chong, commissioner of the California Public Utilities Commission.
Greening the Internet Economy
2009.01.14 A preview of the conference to be co-chaired by Larry Smarr and Rachelle Chong, commissioner of the California Public Utilities Commission.
Calit2 Founding Director Larry Smarr to Address Students at UC San Diego's 4th Annual Convocation
2009.01.09 Internet pioneer and Calit2 director Larry Smarr will address more than 4,000 UCSD students at the Welcome Week Convocation.
Top Officials from French Polynesia Seek Partnerships with UC San Diego Research Center
2008.12.15 A visit to Calit2 by government and industry officials from French Polynesia grew out of efforts by Larry Smarr to allow Polynesian officials to benefit from growing connectivity between San Diego and Australia.
International Conference on Metagenomics Seeks to Harness the Power of Microbes to Address World's Challenges
2008.11.20 Larry Smarr is quoted in his capacity as PI on the CAMERA marine microbial genomics project, a joint venture with the J. Craig Venter Institute.
Calit2 Director Engages Australian Universities and Policymakers about Intelligent Infrastructure for Scientific Discovery
2008.11.19 Australia is fast shaping up to be a major partner with California institutions on large-scale, collaborative science projects following a unique initiative organized and led by the Australian American Leadership Dialogue (AALD).
call for ultra-fast network
2008.10.13 on his tour of australian universities, calit2 director larry smarr is "to lobby canberra to invest in the optiportal network," according to monday's issue of the australian financial review. the news comes as the chancellor of ...
Call for Ultra-Fast Network
2008.10.12 On a tour of Australian universities, Larry Smarr "to lobby Canberra to invest in the OptIPortal network," according newspaper reports Down Under.
Streaming Video from CalREN-XD/High Performance Research Workshop Now On-Demand
2008.10.07 Larry Smarr delivered a talk to the conference on "The OptIPlanet Collaboratory."
Head of Corporate Research and Technology at Carl Zeiss Visits Calit2 at UCSD
2008.07.21 Larry Smarr tells Carl Zeiss executives that Calit2's ultra-large-scale visualization technologies could be used to display microscopic images in new ways.
UC San Diego and UC Irvine Discuss Calit2 Collaboration on Energy, Sustainability and Climate Change
2008.07.16 Larry Smarr led a brainstorming session among Calit2 leadership to focus on how to incorporate energy and sustainability issues in the institute's research mission.
R Systems Unveils R Smarr Supercomputer
2008.06.19 A privately owned supercomputer maker, R Systems, named its first supercomputer after Smarr to recognize his pioneering role in the field of supercomputing as founding director of NCSA.
Calit2 : Optical Network Is Key to Next-Generation Research ...
2008.06.19 In a featured keynote today at the TeraGrid \'08 Conference being held in Las Vegas this week, Calit2 Director Larry Smarr said ?the last ten years have established the state, regional, national, and global optical networks needed for ...
optical network is key to next-generation research cyberinfrastructure
2008.06.11 calit2 director larry smarr tells teragrid '08 that all the pieces are in place for a revolution in the usability of remote, high-performance computers to advance science across many disciplines -- and he urged adoption of optiputer ...
Calit2 : Calit2 and University of Melbourne Initiate Australia's ...
2008.01.30 Participants in San Diego including the Director of Calit2, Professor Larry Smarr, and the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Melbourne, Professor Glyn Davis, were able to quiz Professor Langford and Professor Jackson as if they were ...
Newsroom - Calit2 : California Institute for Telecommunications ...
2007.11.05 "Larry Smarr suggested and authorized changing the server to the Calit2 web server complex," said Eric Frost, a long-time Calit2 affiliate and co-director of SDSU's Center for Information Technology and Infrastructure (CITI, ...
Calit2 : Calit2, San Diego State Univ. and NASA Create Imagery to ...
2007.11.05 \"Larry Smarr suggested and authorized changing the server to the Calit2 web server complex,\" said Eric Frost, a long-time Calit2 affiliate and co-director of SDSU\'s Center for Information Technology and Infrastructure (CITI, ...
uc san diego opens doors to internet2 participants
2007.10.03 calit2 and sdsc will open their doors on oct. 10 to visitors attending the internet2 member meeting, one day after calit2 director larry smarr delivers the opening keynote at the advanced-networking meeting.
Calit2 : IEEE Computer Society Honors Internet Pioneer and Calit2 ...
2007.04.01 San Diego, CA and Sedona, AZ, March 21, 2007 -- The director of the California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology (Calit2), Larry Smarr, has received the prestigious Tsutomu Kanai Award from the world\'s largest ...
ieee computer society honors internet pioneer and calit2 director ...
2007.03.22 calit2 director larry smarr received the ieee computer society's tsutomu kanai award for his "outstanding contributions in the area of distributed computing systems."
calit2 director and uc irvine dean appointed to broadband task ...
2006.12.01 california gov. arnold schwarzenegger today announced the appointment of calit2 director larry smarr and uc irvine bren school dean debra richardson to a newly-created broadband task force.
diversity of topics and surprise featured at genomes, medicine ...
2006.10.19 calit2 director larry smarr and camera executive director paul gilna were featured at the genomes, medicine, and the environment 2006 conference this week. the program included, from ucsd, retiring vice chancellor for health sciences ...
next week: genomes, medicine and the environment conference
2006.10.11 join calit2 colleagues and the camera team at next week's genomes, medicine, and environment conference, co-chaired by calit2 director larry smarr, october 16-18 at the hilton head (sc) marriott beach and golf resort.
larry smarr discusses importance of optical networking for ...
2006.10.05 calit2 director larry smarr discusses cyberinfrastructure needs and the state of the art at metagenomics 2006 hosted by calit2 at ucsd.
calit2 steps up hd-over-ip telepresence partnership with ...
2006.09.26 calit2 director larry smarr addressed a research summit at the university of washington in high-definition video over a dedicated 10 gbps optical path -- the latest in a series of joint hd-over-ip projects between uw and calit2 at ucsd.
Calit2 : Smarr Receives Lifetime Achievement Award at ESRI Conference
2006.08.10 San Diego, CA, August 10, 2006 ? Larry Smarr received the ESRI Lifetime Achievement award from Jack Dangermond, co-founder and president of ESRI, the world's leading Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software company headquartered in ...
smarr, venter bring cutting-edge science to connect venture ...
2006.08.10 san diego's venture-capital community got a peek inside calit2's venture into marine microbial genomics at a special event staged by connect. want to watch? talks by craig venter and larry smarr are now streaming.
calviz studio and new optical link enable smarr to go ?telepresent ...
2006.07.01 calit2 director larry smarr goes "telepresent" again using a new calit2 broadcasting studio and a new optical link to ncsa in a presentation describing the history of technology development to which he's contributed.
Calit2 : iGrid 2005 Receives CENIC Networking Innovation Award
2006.03.20 The award for iGrid 2005 went to host Larry Smarr, Director of the California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology (Calit2), and iGrid co-chairs Maxine Brown of the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) and Tom ...
leading scientists help guide new nationwide networking infrastructure
2006.02.10 calit2 director larry smarr and ucsd professor mark ellisman are two of the eight distinguished scientists appointed to the national lambdarail's new science research council.
uc regents visit calit2 at ucsd
2006.01.29 the uc regents visited ucsd this week for their monthly meeting, which included the participation of governor arnold schwarzenegger. also featured were a stop at calit2 and a presentation from larry smarr about the importance of "smart ...
Calit2 : UC San Diego Partners with Venter Institute to Build ...
2006.01.29 CAMERA Media Briefing. At Birch Aquarium, announcing the Moore Foundation grant for the CAMERA project (l-r): Craig Venter, UCSD Chancellor Marye Anne Fox, Calit2 Director Larry Smarr, and CEOA Director John Orcutt. ...