2012 Jim Gray Award Honors Antony John Williams

It seems like only yesterday that the eScience team at Microsoft Research came up with the idea of recognizing outstanding contributions to the field of data-intensive computing with an award named in memory of Jim Gray. Jim was a man of vision. The breadth and clarity of the agenda he set forth has provided a…


Introducing Chemistry Add-in for Word

Every discipline has its own language. The ability to communicate and collaborate in a discipline-specific language is essential to scientific research, especially in an environment characterized by staggering volumes of data.      In chemistry, not only is there a specific language, but also specific symbols. Empowering those symbols by enabling them to communicate across…