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  • SKA team completes design for world’s most powerful supercomputer

    Australia’s CSIRO, the Pawsey Supercomputing Centre and the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR) are part of an international consortium that has completed a five-year effort to design supercomputing infrastructure that will help process the masses of data generated by the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) project.

  • MSI innovation chief sees wider benefits

    Brett O’Riley, deputy chief executive of business innovation and investment at the Ministry of Science and Innovation (MSI), sees the SKA project as an example of collaboration across the science and technology “ecosystem” – and as a way of demonstrating to government that such collaboration works well.

  • Massive SKA project still waiting for NZ funding

    AUT has just signed an agreement with the CSIRO, which is leading the development of Australia’s SKA Pathfinder telescope — a precursor to the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) giant next-generation telescope.