$8 million Woodruff gift allows simulation lab in new GHSU building

...couldn't ? a state-of-the-art simulation center for interdisciplinary training...While the university has "incredible" simulation labs now, "space is an issue," Barcus...of people who can use them.The new simulation labs, which will be used by all students...

Simulation at GHSU designed to help with stroke care skills

...breath sounds or moaning to simulate real conditions.The training Tuesday for emergency workers in the Interdisciplinary Simulation Center at Georgia Health Sciences University was designed to help them recognize and begin to care for stroke patients...

Augusta Tech software grant aims to better prepare students

...proficient in Siemens' Teamcenter and Tecnomatix software, the programs Textron uses for product design and assembly line simulation."It was the only work that I was not prepared to handle," Creswell said of the programs. "It's not a complicated...

'Saturday Night Live' fans can revisit best moments through exhibit

...control room, just before ushering visitors into a downsized version of fabled Studio 8H for a cleverly staged eight-minute simulation of being at a live broadcast as hosted by SNL alum Tina Fey, who declares from a video screen, "I'm where most actresses...

Will hurricane luck run out?

...in 2004." Experts are especially worried about the Tampa region. Emanuel calculates using past storm data and computer simulations that a major hurricane in general should hit Tampa every quarter century or so. The National Hurricane Center, calculating...

'Gran Turismo 4' is example of elegant driving simulation

...em-up destruction derby, however, look elsewhere. This is a driving simulation, and it comes closer to mimicking the physics of real-life vehicles than any other simulation. It doesn't offer the frantic crashing and button mashing of its...

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Scientists studying simulation of 1906 quake

...described as the most detailed computer simulations of the catastrophic 1906 San Francisco...stretch of the San Andreas Fault. The new simulations reveal that seismic waves raced away...usgs.gov/regional/nca/1906/simulations

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Linux finding niche in automotive industry

...supercomputers to design new cars, run crash simulations and crunch through structural analysis...August, allows it to analyze crash simulations 20 percent faster at 40 percent of previous...hopes to use Linux cluster technology in simulations for aerodynamics, hoping to determine...

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Hurricanes are crunch time for the reinsurance business

...meticulously track Hurricane Frances as employees run storm simulations that pop out specific damage estimates for certain zip codes...working nonstop running clients' properties through computer simulations of the storms, much of the work can't even be started...

Virtual quakes could help building safety

...engineers are working on computer simulations that can predict how a building...with building-movement simulations. MSU will combine both technologies...result for the data. The simulation programs will take into account...billion a year. Earthquake-simulation systems, such as the MSU...

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