NSC 10 Year Anniversary and Onyx2 Inauguration

Tuesday 18 January 2000


NSC 10 Year Inauguration of Onyx2 RealityMonster

We also had a demonstration of the Onyx2 RealityMonster.

08.30 Registration
  Receive your demonstration seating ticket
09.00 Session I
  Kersti Hermansson, Dept. of Inorganic Chemistry, Uppsala University
New Scientific Challenges (NSC) in Solid-State Chemistry
  Kjell Ohlsson, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Linköping University
Human Factors in Virtual Reality
  Terry Hewitt, Manchester Visualization Centre, Manchester, UK
HPC in the UK: Past, Present and Future
10.30 Coffee
11.00 Session II
  Ulf Torkelsson, Dept. of Theoretical Physics, Chalmers University of Technology
Turbulence Makes Black Holes Shine
  Patrick Doherty, Dept. of Computer Science, Linköping University
A Bird's Eye View of the WITAS Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Project
  Larsgunnar Nilsson, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Linköping University
On Simulation-Based Design, HPC and Visualization
12.30 Lunch
14.00 Session III
  Dieter Cremer, Dept. of Chemistry, Göteborg University
Chemical Experiments on the Computer - Design of New Anticancer Drugs
  Ulf Thibblin, Ericsson Saab Avionics AB
Computational Electromagnetics
  Lennart Bengtsson, Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Hamburg, Germany
Climate Modelling Issues for the New Century
  Paul Woodward, Dept. of Astronomy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
Visualization of Multi-Terabyte Data Sets from Fluid Flow Simulations
16.00 Coffee
16.15 Session III - continued
  Karl-Fredrik Berggren, Dept. of Physics, Linköping University
The Startup of a Supercomputer Centre
16.30 Inauguration Ceremony
  Opening Remarks: Birgitta Isaksson Pérez, Chairman of the NSC Board
  HPC and LiU: Bertil Andersson, Rector of Linköping University
  Inauguration: Bengt Halse, CEO of Saab AB
  Visualization at LiU: Mille Millnert, Dean of the Faculty of Technology, Linköping University
  NSC in the New Millenium: Anders Ynnerman, Director of NSC
17.30 Reception at NSC
  University Campus, approximately a 10-minute walk from the venue. Refreshments will be served.

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