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Tsukuba Research: Cray CS300 Cluster Supercomputer

Global supercomputer leader Cray announced the Center for Computational Sciences (CCS) at the University of Tsukuba in Japan has put a Cray CS300 cluster supercomputer into production. The new Cray CS300 system has been combined with the University’s current Cray … Continue reading

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Tsukuba Job: Computational Science Professor at the University of Tsukuba

Theoretical research in the field of astrobiology employing computational science approaches. Candidates are expected to play a leading role in this organization of astrobiology based on the theoretical study of planetary science or interstellar molecular science. Also, it is anticipated … Continue reading

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Tsukuba Job: Physics Professor at the University of Tsukuba

Theoretical research in the field of condensed matter physics employing computational science approaches. Candidates are expected to be motivated in promoting interdisciplinary researches on computational sciences involving cooperation with other fields in the Center. Education in the undergraduate course of … Continue reading

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Tsukuba Research: Improving Asthma Treatments

A team of researchers from the University of Tsukuba in Ibaraki Prefecture has found a mechanism in which bad bacteria within mice intestines exacerbates asthma, fueling hope it can lead to a treatment for asthma in humans. http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2014/01/16/national/tsukuba-team-uncovers-asthma-intestine-mechanism/

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Tsukuba Research: Conference on “Global Aging”

Friday, January 24, 2014 International Conference Room, University Hall, University of Tsukuba More information: http://www.tsukuba.ac.jp/english/event/e201401150918.html

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Tsukuba Research: Extracting Oil from Microalgae

BIOFUEL researchers have dramatically improved microalgae hydrocarbon productivity by using non-destructive extraction, akin to ‘milking’ algal cells as opposed to the conventional harvest and destruction. Read more: http://www.sciencewa.net.au/topics/technology-a-innovation/item/2597-%E2%80%98milking%E2%80%99-algal-cells-proves-efficient-alternative.html

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Tsukuba Research: The Kinetics of Bone Marrow–Derived Leukocytes Associated with Cardiopulmonary Bypass

Cardiopulmonary Bypass Induces Recruitment of Bone Marrow–Derived Leukocytes to the Lungs in Monkeys http://www.annalsthoracicsurgery.org/article/S0003-4975(13)02397-7/abstract

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