Australia's most powerful computer is installed at Griffith University

‚ÄčThe installation of a supercomputer saw the University become home to the (at the time) most powerful computer in Australia. The IBM SP2 Parallel Supercomputer cost $1.3 million dollars in funding and allowed for researchers to carry out large numbers of calculations simultaneously.

Griffith staff members (at the time) Dr Rok Sosic (left) and Associate Professor David Abramson with the Supercomputer