Nobel Prize-winning discovery on Gravitational Waves came about with contributions from Pegasus

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  By Emily Gersema, USC News The Nobel Prize-winning discovery that gravitational waves exist in the universe, which in turn further confirmed Albert Einstein’s General Theory of Relativity, was made possible in part by a collaboration with USC computer scientists. By developing a specialized computer program called Pegasus, a team … Read More

Pegasus receives continued support from the National Science Foundation

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The Pegasus team is pleased to announce that it has received a new grant from the National Science Foundation to support new development and maintenance of the Pegasus Workflow Management System.   It will support Pegasus for the next 5 years and help address the needs of our diverse user community. … Read More

Pegasus Featured in Blue Waters Webinar Series

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Blue Waters provides a series of free webinars throughout the year. The Scientific Workflows webinar track provides an overview of common scientific workflows and tools that enable them. In the first presentation of series of webinars, Scott Callaghan presented an overview of scientific workflows, where he discussed what the community … Read More

Pegasus supports improved delivery of RNA drugs

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The Pegasus team is very happy to hear about the cutting-edge research and development that can help solve some of the challenges associated with drug delivery discovery: “The motions of a tRNA (or transfer RNA) model system can be enhanced when coupled with nanodiamonds, or diamond nanoparticles approximately 5 to … Read More

$1M NSF award for Data Integrity Project

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The three-year project, Scientific Workflow Integrity with Pegasus, is funded by a $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) as part of its Cybersecurity Innovation for Cyberinfrastructure (CICI) program. Von Welch, director of IU’s Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research (CACR), is the project’s principal investigator. The Pegasus Workflow … Read More

Pegasus Research Impact

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Pegasus (est. 2001) has been widely adopted by the computational research community, and its performance and usage data have already demonstrated its ability to empower the scientists to seamlessly run their simulation or data analyses in distributed systems. In this project, we aim to provide empirical data to demonstrate on … Read More

SCEC Cybershake: Using Pegasus to run across OLCF Titan, Bluewaters and HPCC

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While recently gathering data for the Pegasus Annual Report, we reached out to our collaborators at SCEC to summarize how Pegasus WMS impacted their science in 2015. Some interesting facts about SCEC Cybershake Study 15.4 performed by SCEC in 2015 using Pegasus Calculations were distributed between the NSF Track 1 system NCSA Blue … Read More

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