Research Projects

Life Sciences and Pharmaceutical Industry Advisory Panel

On June 11th, RDI2 held a Life Sciences and Pharmaceutical Industry Advisory Panel to discuss advanced computing solutions to data-intensive and compute-intensive problems arising from molecular biology and related life sciences areas. Specifically, the panel explored:

Rutgers University Advanced Cyberinfrastructure Town Hall Meeting

 To: Members of the Rutgers Community
Subject: ACI Strategic Planning -- Town Hall on Wednesday, 09/18/13, from 1-4 PM at the Busch Campus Center
Date:  August 12, 2013

Dear Colleagues,

RDI2 Open House - Save The Date!

Location: Rutgers University CoRE Building 

96 Frelinghuysen Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854

Time: 9:30AM - 2:00PM

Date: Tuesday, March 28, 2017

RDI2 IBM Blue Gene/P Information Session

CoRE Auditorium (located on the ground floor of CoRE)
Busch Campus

Thursday, September 20, 2012
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Live webcast: go to and click on "Live Videos"

Presenter: Prentice Bisbal (

RDI2 Seminar: "Web-Based Science Gateways for Structural Bioinformatics"

Sandra Gesing, Senior consultant and PhD Student in the Applied Bioinformatics Group, The University of Tübingen
Date: Friday, September 28th from 3:00 - 4:30pm
Location: CoRE 701


RDI2 Seminar: "Doing Science Properly in the Digital Age"

Neil Chue Hong, Director, Software Sustainability Institute

Date: TUESDAY, October 2st (Not Monday, as was previously stated) from 3:00 - 4:30pm
Location: CoRE 701


RDI2 Blue Gene Boot Camp

Tuesday, October 16, 1 PM - 5 PM
Wednesday, October 17, 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday, October 18, 9 AM - 5 PM

Lunch will be provided for the Wednesday and Thursday sessions.

Busch Campus

Kirk Jordan (IBM)
Sophia Wen (IBM)
Vipin Sachdeva (IBM)

RDI2 Distinguished Seminar "Anton: A Special-Purpose Machine that Achieves a Hundred-Fold Speedup in Biomolecular Simulations"

Speaker:  Dr. David E. Shaw
Date:  Tuesday February 25, 2014
Time:  2pm
Location:  CoRE Auditorium
*Refreshments will be served*