[ Jan 4 2017 - 9:49 am ]

In an effort to study the complex fluid dynamics and chemical reactions occurring inside a jet engine combustor, researchers from United Technologies Research Center have teamed up with experts at the OLCF to develop more comprehensive modeling methods.

[ Dec 7 2016 - 9:04 am ]

To proactively address the increasing demand for experts in data center experts, OLCF staff joined forces with the University of Tennessee to collaboratively teach a course dedicated to data center management.

[ Dec 7 2016 - 8:58 am ]

A research team led by Jefferson Lab’s Robert Edwards has been using computation to inform GlueX experiments at Jefferson Lab as well as corroborate experimental findings.

[ Nov 8 2016 - 9:52 am ]

In 1980, the US and Japan formed the Joint Institute for Fusion Theory to improve collaboration on fusion research. This year, a three-day JIFT workshop came to ORNL.

[ Oct 18 2016 - 8:44 am ]

ORiGAMI, a tool to help doctors discover connections between symptoms, diseases, and drug interactions, was recently made open-source, and is up for an R&D 100 Award.

[ Sep 28 2016 - 8:24 am ]

A multi-institution team led by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) professor David Ceperley is using high-performance computing resources at OLCF to compare and corroborate experimental findings pertaining to a variety of novel materials.

[ Sep 6 2016 - 8:16 am ]

OLCF staff actively participated in this year’s International Supercomputing Conference, which ran June 19-23 in Frankfurt, Germany.

[ Aug 16 2016 - 9:20 am ]

To improve input/output for its FireFOAM, the FM Global team partnered with OLCF staffer Norbert Podhorszki and Mark Olesen of ESI-OpenCFD, an organization that contributes to the development of OpenFOAM, to implement the OLCF’s Adaptable I/O System (ADIOS).

[ Jul 26 2016 - 9:19 am ]

DOE employees converged on the San Francisco Bay Area for the 22nd annual Bay Area Maker Faire, which ran May 20 to May 22. The OLCF staff took a modified version of Tiny Titan—a mini parallel computer made of several Raspberry Pi computers that helps educate students about the principles of parallel computing—to inspire a new generation of high-performance computing (HPC) enthusiasts.

[ Jul 5 2016 - 8:27 am ]

After their work simulating the calcium-48 nucleus, a team led by ORNL’s Gaute Hagen continued its work by moving to a larger, heavier, and more complex isotope—calcium-52—and the results surprised the researchers once again.