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Frontier Supercomputer Debuts as World’s Fastest, Breaking Exascale Barrier
1 month ago

Frontier Supercomputer Debuts as World’s Fastest, Breaking Exascale Barrier

By  •  1 month ago  •  Featured, Science

The Frontier supercomputer at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory earned the top ranking today as the world’s fastest on the 59th TOP500 list, with 1.1 …
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U.S. Department of Energy’s INCITE program seeks proposals for 2023
2 months ago

U.S. Department of Energy’s INCITE program seeks proposals for 2023

By  •  2 months ago  •  Featured, Science

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Innovative and Novel Computational Impact on Theory and Experiment (INCITE) program is seeking proposals for high-impact, computationally intensive research campaigns in a broad array …
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INCITE Program Awards Supercomputing Time to 51 Projects to Advance Open Science
8 months ago

INCITE Program Awards Supercomputing Time to 51 Projects to Advance Open Science

By  •  8 months ago  •  Featured, Science

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science announced allocations of supercomputer access to 51 high-impact computational science projects for 2022 through its Innovative and Novel Computational Impact on Theory …
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Podcast: ORNL’s Justin Whitt on Deploying the Nation’s First Exascale Supercomputer
8 months ago

Podcast: ORNL’s Justin Whitt on Deploying the Nation’s First Exascale Supercomputer

By  •  8 months ago  •  Featured, Technology

The Let’s Talk Exascale Podcast kicked off a series on Frontier, the nation’s first exascale supercomputer. In the first episode, Justin Whitt, program director of the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing …
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Podcast: Designing the Electrical Infrastructure for a Supercomputer with Unprecedented Power Demands
8 months ago

Podcast: Designing the Electrical Infrastructure for a Supercomputer with Unprecedented Power Demands

By  •  8 months ago  •  Technology

This is the third podcast episode in a series on Frontier, the nation’s first exascale supercomputer. The guest is Rick Griffin, a veteran electrical engineer who has helped install more …
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Podcast: Guiding the Design and Construction of the Mechanical Systems
8 months ago

Podcast: Guiding the Design and Construction of the Mechanical Systems

By  •  8 months ago  •  Featured, Technology

The Exascale Computing Project’s Let’s Talk Exascale Podcast kicked off a series on Frontier, the nation’s first exascale supercomputer. In the second episode, David Grant, the high-performance computing lead engineer …
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Exascale Day 2021
9 months ago

Exascale Day 2021

By  •  9 months ago  •  Featured

On October 18, the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is celebrating the third National Exascale Day.

The holiday was created in 2019 as an initiative of …
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Argonne and Oak Ridge National Laboratories Award Codeplay Software to Further Strengthen SYCL™ Support
1 year ago

Argonne and Oak Ridge National Laboratories Award Codeplay Software to Further Strengthen SYCL™ Support

By  •  1 year ago  •  Technology

LEMONT, IL, and OAK RIDGE, TN, and EDINBURGH, UK, June 17, 2021 –

Argonne National Laboratory (Argonne) in collaboration with Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), has awarded Codeplay a contract implementing …
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Oak Ridge National Laboratory joins ATOM Consortium to Accelerate Drug Discovery
1 year ago

Oak Ridge National Laboratory joins ATOM Consortium to Accelerate Drug Discovery

By  •  1 year ago  •  Featured, Science

The Accelerating Therapeutics for Opportunities in Medicine, or ATOM, consortium today announced the U.S. Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge, Argonne and Brookhaven national laboratories are joining the consortium to further …
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VISTA: ORNL’s Visual Informatics for Science and Technology Advances Lab
2 years ago

VISTA: ORNL’s Visual Informatics for Science and Technology Advances Lab

By  •  2 years ago  •  Featured, Technology

The Computing and Computational Sciences Directorate is home to VISTA: ORNL’s Visual Informatics for Science and Technology Advances (VISTA) Lab. The mission of VISTA is to improve domain experts’ ability to explore …
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Gina Tourassi One of Six ORNL scientists elected fellows of American Association for the Advancement of Science
2 years ago

Gina Tourassi One of Six ORNL scientists elected fellows of American Association for the Advancement of Science

By  •  2 years ago  •  Featured, People

Media contact: Karen K Dunlap, dunlapkk@ornl.gov

Six scientists at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have been elected as fellows to the American Association for the Advancement of Science, …
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INCITE Program Awards Supercomputing Time to 51 Computational Research Projects
2 years ago

INCITE Program Awards Supercomputing Time to 51 Computational Research Projects

By  •  2 years ago  •  Featured, Science

MEDIA CONTACTS: Brian Grabowski Argonne National Laboratory bgrabowski@anl.gov 630-252-1232 Katie Bethea Oak Ridge National Laboratory betheakl@ornl.gov 865-576-8039

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Science announced allocations of …
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The Impact of Exascale Computing on Modeling and Simulation with Big Data and AI
2 years ago

The Impact of Exascale Computing on Modeling and Simulation with Big Data and AI

By  •  2 years ago  •  Featured, Science

The Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility will be home to one of the nation’s first exascale systems, Frontier, which will help guide researchers to new discoveries at exascale—exceeding a quintillion, …
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Imagine the World of Exascale with Oak Ridge National Laboratory and AMD
2 years ago

Imagine the World of Exascale with Oak Ridge National Laboratory and AMD

By  •  2 years ago  •  Featured, Science

This week marks the second annual Exascale Day celebration, an event that highlights the need for and potential benefits of Exascale Computing.  Exascale Day gives the high-performance computing (HPC) industry …
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Frontier: America’s Exascale Future
2 years ago

Frontier: America’s Exascale Future

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

Exascale is the next level of computing performance. By solving calculations five times faster than today’s top supercomputers—exceeding a quintillion, or 1018, calculations per second—exascale systems will enable scientists to …
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DOE and NCSA Supercomputing Speed Studies into Black Hole Origins
2 years ago

DOE and NCSA Supercomputing Speed Studies into Black Hole Origins

By  •  2 years ago  •  Featured, Science

Five years ago this month, the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory, or LIGO, made its first detection of gravitational waves, marking a historic event in the astrophysics community. Since then, LIGO …
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