Dr. Michael Houghton

High-speed drug discovery

A supercomputing collaboration between Alberta and Ontario, made possible by the national research and education network (NREN), is speeding up life-saving drug discoveries. --- How do you screen billions of drug compounds to find the right one? Connect a research ... Continue Reading
Name our national computing systems!

Name our national computing systems!

 Compute Canada has put out a call to name the four new national computing systems. This is our chance to put our stamp on those names, especially the two systems which will be hosted within Ontario — a large parallel ... Continue Reading
From Farm to Fork

From Farm to Fork

At the University of Guelph, Professor Deborah Stacey is helping to develop the statistical modelling software that keeps Ontario’s food safe from contamination. The analysis of the huge amounts of data produced by her research happens thanks to a high-performance ... Continue Reading