Articles Archive for September 2015
A team of condensed matter theorists at Rutgers University used nearly 10 million Titan core hours to calculate the electronic and magnetic structure of plutonium using a combination of density functional theory calculations and the leading-edge dynamical mean field theory technique.
Following the Summit announcement, OLCF staff have been making infrastructure changes to accommodate Summit. The OLCF has already hit several major milestones on the way to building Summit.
John Campbell, CSP, the safety professional assigned to the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility , will be recognized this week by the National Safety Council as one of its Rising Stars of Safety. Campbell is being named to the 2015 “40 Under 40” class.
Oak Ridge and Argonne Leadership Computing Facility representatives teamed up this summer to expose scientists in the UK to high-performance computing research opportunities in the United States.
Oak Ridge National Laboratory is collaborating with Lawrence Livermore and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories to lead a new US Department of Energy program designed to fund and foster public-private R&D projects that enhance US competitiveness in clean energy manufacturing.
Tiny Titan was featured prominently this spring at the US Department of Energy National Science Bowl at the National 4-H Conference Center in Chevy Chase, Maryland.
More than 30 students completed summer internships at the OLCF in 2015.
Upgrades allow staff to monitor hardware failures and performance data in real-time
Staff members at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) …
Team’s improved models could benefit carbon sequestration, contaminant transport, and oil recovery research