Articles Archive for March 2014

[ Mar 20 2014 - 2:29 pm ]

Ricky Kendall, former Group Leader for Scientific Computing and NCCS Chief Computational Scientist, passed away on Tuesday, 18 March 2014. He was 53 years old.

[ Mar 18 2014 - 12:41 pm ]

A team from Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (JLab) in Virginia is working to deepen our understanding of quarks, enlisting the help of Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Titan supercomputer.

[ Mar 18 2014 - 12:41 pm ]

When the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility upgraded its Jaguar supercomputer to the Cray XK7 CPU/GPU hybrid system known as Titan, the center knew that upgrades to its data analysis and visualization resources were necessary to complement Titan’s more than 20 petaflops of computing power.

[ Mar 18 2014 - 12:41 pm ]

Titan user Masako Yamada of GE Global Research has been named one of HPCwire’s People to Watch 2014.

[ Mar 18 2014 - 12:38 pm ]

By adding a graphics processing unit (GPU) accelerator to the 16-core central processing unit (CPU) on each node, the OLCF substantially increased Titan’s computing capability, enabling INCITE researchers to reach unprecedented science achievements.