Mastering Magnetic Reconnection
Mastering Magnetic Reconnection

For 5 years a team led by William Daughton of Los Alamos National Laboratory has been simulating magnetic reconnection in space using the Cray XK7 Titan supercomputer and its predecessor, the Cray XT5 Jaguar supercomputer. The team’s simulations support the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s Magnetospheric Multiscale Mission.

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Science

OLCF Names CAAR Projects at IDC HPC User Forum
[May 27, 2015 | 9:41 am]

OLCF’s Tjerk Straatsma, recently announced the 13 projects selected for OLCF’s Center for Accelerated Application Readiness (CAAR) Program during the International Data Corporation’s (IDC’s) High-Performance Computing (HPC) User Forum in Norfolk, Virginia lat month.

May 5, 2015 - 9:14 am

Technology

Tiny Titan Is Now Accepting Visitors
[June 16, 2015 | 7:55 am]

Tiny Titan, the portable parallel computer designed for students and the general public by staff at the OLCF, is the subject of a new exhibit at the American Museum of Science and Energy (AMSE) in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.

May 21, 2015 - 12:01 pm

People

DOE User Facilities Unite at ORNL for Annual Meeting
[June 16, 2015 | 8:09 am]

Attendees of the NUFO annual meeting had the opportunity to tour ORNL, attend discussion panels, and participate in breakout groups in which they collaborated on specific topics of interest when the group met in Oak Ridge April 20–23.

May 27, 2015 - 9:51 am