Choosing BOINC projects

BOINC is used by many volunteer computing projects. Some are based at universities and research labs, others are run by private groups or individuals. You can participate in any number of these projects.

In deciding whether to participate in a project, read its web site and think about:

The following projects are known to us at BOINC, and we believe that their descriptions are accurate.

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CategoryAreaSponsorSupported platforms
[email protected] Cognitive science and artificial intelligence Artificial Intelligence University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC)
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[email protected] Physical Science Astronomy University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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[email protected] Physical Science Astronomy Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
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[email protected] Physical Science Astronomy University of Warsaw
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[email protected] Physical Science Astrophysics Charles University in Prague
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[email protected] Physical Science Astrophysics University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee (USA), Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics - Hanover (Germany)
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[email protected] Biology and Medicine Biology University of Washington
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Ibercivis BOINC Biology and Medicine Biomedicine Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientifica
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Climateprediction.net Earth Sciences Climate study Oxford University
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[email protected] Cognitive science and artificial intelligence Cognitive Science University of Dayton and Wright State University
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[email protected] Mathematics, computing, and games Computer engineering Southwest State University (Russia)
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iThena Mathematics, computing, and games Computer science Independent
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Moo! Wrapper Mathematics, computing, and games Cryptography and combinatorics Independent
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[email protected] Distributed sensing Environmental research BOINC Poland Foundation
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[email protected] Mathematics, computing, and games Factorization of large integers California State University Fullerton
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[email protected] Mathematics, computing, and games Games Independent
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Amicable Numbers Mathematics, computing, and games Mathematics Independent
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Collatz Conjecture Mathematics, computing, and games Mathematics Independent
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[email protected] Mathematics, computing, and games Mathematics Arizona State University, school of Mathematics
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ODLK Mathematics, computing, and games Mathematics Independent
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ODLK1 Mathematics, computing, and games Mathematics Independent
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PrimeGrid Mathematics, computing, and games Mathematics Independent
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RakeSearch Mathematics, computing, and games Mathematics Karelian Research Center, Russian Academy of Sciences
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SRBase Mathematics, computing, and games Mathematics Independent
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[email protected] Multiple applications Mathematics Independent
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World Community Grid Multiple applications Medical, environmental and other humanitarian research IBM Corporate Citizenship
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[email protected] Physical Science Molecular Chemistry Universit√© Anger
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RNA World Biology and Medicine Molecular biology Rechenkraft.net e.V.
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Citizen Science Grid Multiple applications Molecular biology, Computer Science University of North Dakota
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GPUGrid.net Biology and Medicine Molecular simulations of proteins Barcelona Biomedical Research Park (PRBB)
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[email protected] Multiple applications Multiple scientific areas Texas Advanced Computing Center
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[email protected] Physical Science Nanoscience Purdue University
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[email protected] Physical Science Physics CERN (European Organization for Nuclear Research)
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