The Pawsey Supercomputing Centre


Supercomputers and global food security

By • January 30th, 2015

Assistant Professor Laura Boykin and her colleagues at The University of Western Australia’s Plant Energy Biology ARC Centre of Excellence are using the Pawsey Supercomputing Centre’s resources and expertise to assist farmers in poverty-stricken Eastern Africa by building more accurate identification systems for highly invasive pest species, including Bemisia tabaci, the silverleaf whitefly. These systems couldmore…