CCT Weekly April 28 - May 4, 2013

CCT in the News:

  • Read this article in the Upstart Business Journal about digital media that mentions LSU’s AVATAR program http://bit.ly/11UJqkk.

Pats on the Back:

  • Jesse Allison and Lance Porter received an award from the Board of Regents titled "Mobile Media User eXperience (MMUX) Research Enhancement Grant".  The award is in the amount of $75,000 for one year.
  • Juana Moreno and Mayank Tyagi received an award from NSF titled "REU Site: Interdisciplinary Research Experience in Computational Sciences".  The award is in the amount of $324,972 for three years.
  • Jim Lupo and Kathy Traxler received an award from the Board of Regents titled "LSU and LONI HPC Parallel Programming Workshop and User Symposium".  The award is in the amount of $5,000.

Interest Groups:

  • MAG (Mobile App-Art-Action Group): Everyone interested in the potential for Mobile Apps is invited to come and add their vision for these revolutionary devices. http://www.cct.lsu.edu/MAGJesse Allison (jtallison@lsu.edu)
  • GPU: meets weekly (Thursdays @ 12:30 pm in 338 Johnston) and encourages participation from anyone who would like to join in the discussions. Join the mailing list: lasigma-gpu@loni.orgZhifeng Yun (zyun@cct.lsu.edu).

Upcoming Events:

Please Note:

  • Prior approval, which could take up to two weeks, is required for Special Meal Requests. Dine-in restaurant meals are not allowed on LaCarte credit cards. Contact Susie McGlone (susie@cct.lsu.edu).
  • Follow CCT on social media to see news, events and industry trends. These pages are public, so you do not need an account to view the information. 
  • Please send your news about grants, events or story ideas to CCT Communications Manager Tatiana Johnson at tjohnson@cct.lsu.edu.


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