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SUrge GPU Cluster Streamlines Rendering of School of Architecture Students’ Animations

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Assistant Teaching Professor Daniele Profeta introduce students to digital animation techniques as a way to construct immersive environments

Daniele Profeta is an Italian architect and designer. He is currently an Assistant Professor at Syracuse University School of Architecture.  He received a Master of Architecture from Princeton University, and completed his undergraduate studies between La Sapienza University in Rome and KTH School of Architecture in Stockholm, where he graduated with Honors.
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Q&A with Associate Professor Ken Harper on Photogrammetry

Ken Harper is an associate professor and the first director of the Newhouse Center for Global Engagement at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. The Newhouse Center for Global Engagement is dedicated to bringing knowledge to the world through storytelling, collaboration and innovation. Harper’s role in the Center stems from his long history in working internationally and he is now sharing that passion by bringing the classroom into the world and the world into the classroom. Continue Reading

Public Policy, Governance, and Data-Driven Research

Audrey DongWhen entering the University’s datacenter, it’s natural to wonder about the seemingly infinite sources of information being computed there. Could these systems be performing cutting-edge thermodynamic modeling?  Or, perhaps are they helping to unravel some of the mysteries of quantum chemistry?  That said, would your curiosity would change if the source of this data were closer to home?  In fact, it’s much closer to home: the US Census Bureau or the Social Security Administration.

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