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Purdue partnership for putting idle computers to work on research wins international award

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue is being recognized as a worldwide campus technology innovator for a system that harnesses what would otherwise be wasted computing power for major research projects. Campus Technology Magazine has selected Purdue’s DiaGrid for one of its 2009 Campus Technology Innovators Awards. Purdue’s partners in DiaGrid include Indiana University, Indiana State […] Read the full story

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Purdue builds Big Ten’s biggest computer, again

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue is acting as if building world-class supercomputers is the newest college sport. For the second year in a row, Purdue will build what is expected to be the Big Ten’s largest campus computer, and as before, it will be running jobs by the end of the day. “Last year we […] Read the full story

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Purdue researchers create prostate cancer ‘homing device’ for drug delivery

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A new prostate cancer “homing device” could improve detection and allow for the first targeted treatment of the disease. A team of Purdue University researchers has synthesized a molecule that finds and penetrates prostate cancer cells and has created imaging agents and therapeutic drugs that can link to the molecule and […] Read the full story

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 April 2019