National Center for Supercomputing Applications Clippings File, 1978-2000
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Brief Description: National Center for Supercomputing Applications Clippings File includes newspaper and magazine articles related to the National Center for Supercomputing Applications, the University of Illinois, and Larry Smarr concerning supercomputers, supercomputer centers, grants, budgets, the National Science Foundation, the "Star Wars" boycott, the Strategic Defense Initiative, the Beckman Institute, the Soviet Union, access to technology, the Challenger explosion, Cray Research, Inc., and partnerships with technology companies, including IBM, Apple Computers, AT&T, Kodak, Dow, and Apollo Computer, Inc. NCSA Clippings File also includes a reference file of articles relating to supercomputing, physics, astronomy, environmental science, medical research, business economics, and the technology industry. Major figures mentioned in articles include Marc Andreessen, Steve S. Chen, Jim Clark, Thomas E. Everhart, Stanley O. Ikenberry, David J. Kuck, Larry Smarr, and Casper Weinberger.
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at]
Record Series Number: 7/5/10
Created by: Smarr, Larry
Volume: 5.5 cubic feet
Acquired: 06/24/2005.
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Arrangement: Chronological and Alphabetical
Subject Index
Beckman Institute
Music -- Illinois - Science and Technology
National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA)
National Science Foundation (NSF)
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
German [ger]
Italian [ita]