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Posts By Matt Lakin

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OLCF’s Bing Xie Receives Early Career Award
1 year ago

OLCF’s Bing Xie Receives Early Career Award

By  •  1 year ago  •  Featured, People

Bing Xie, a high-performance computing systems engineer for the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility, has received the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society’s Early Career Researchers Award for …
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Darwin on Fast Forward: ORNL Study on COVID-19 Earns Gordon Bell Special Prize Nomination
1 year ago

Darwin on Fast Forward: ORNL Study on COVID-19 Earns Gordon Bell Special Prize Nomination

By  •  1 year ago  •  Featured, Science

As the coronavirus pandemic entered its second year, a team of scientists from the US Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory used the nation’s fastest supercomputer to streamline the …
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Waltzing the Virus: Study on COVID-19 Reproduction Earns Gordon Bell Special Prize Nomination
1 year ago

Waltzing the Virus: Study on COVID-19 Reproduction Earns Gordon Bell Special Prize Nomination

By  •  1 year ago  •  Featured, Science

To find weapons to fight the coronavirus, scientists used the nation’s fastest supercomputer to peer inside the intricacies of how the virus reproduces itself.

“Think of it as like a …
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Unraveling the “Big Boom”
1 year ago

Unraveling the “Big Boom”

By  •  1 year ago  •  Featured, Science

Simulations performed on Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Summit supercomputer provide a more detailed look at how stars die and could help unlock new insights into the origins of Earth’s heavy …
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Pioneering Frontier: Test-Driving with “User Zero”
1 year ago

Pioneering Frontier: Test-Driving with “User Zero”

By  •  1 year ago  •  Featured, People

The “Pioneering Frontier” series features stories profiling the many talented ORNL employees behind the construction and operation of the OLCF’s incoming exascale supercomputer, Frontier. The HPE Cray system is scheduled …
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Titan Study Takes Jet Turbine Design to New Heights
2 years ago

Titan Study Takes Jet Turbine Design to New Heights

By  •  2 years ago  •  Featured, Science

Simulations performed on Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s (ORNL’s) Titan supercomputer could clear the runway for more efficient jet-engine turbines and help set a new benchmark for turbine design.

The study …
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Hands-On Supercomputing
2 years ago

Hands-On Supercomputing

By  •  2 years ago  •  People

On June 21–22, interns and other participants at Oak Ridge National Laboratory had the chance to run challenge problems on the nation’s fastest supercomputer at a summer hands-on training session …
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Pioneering Frontier: Fine-Tuning “Serial No. 1”
2 years ago

Pioneering Frontier: Fine-Tuning “Serial No. 1”

By  •  2 years ago  •  Featured, People

The “Pioneering Frontier” series features stories profiling the many talented ORNL employees behind the construction and operation of the OLCF’s incoming exascale supercomputer, Frontier. The HPE Cray system is scheduled …
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Unstoppable Science
2 years ago

Unstoppable Science

By  •  2 years ago  •  Events

The Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF), a US Department of Energy Office of Science user facility at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), marked its 17th annual user meeting on …
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2021 User Meeting Set for June
2 years ago

2021 User Meeting Set for June

By  •  2 years ago  •  Events

The Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF), a US Department of Energy Office of Science user facility at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, will hold its 17th annual user meeting June …
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OLCF Announces Storage Specifications for Frontier Exascale System
2 years ago

OLCF Announces Storage Specifications for Frontier Exascale System

By  •  2 years ago  •  Featured, Technology

A newly enhanced I/O subsystem will support the nation’s first exascale supercomputer and the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF), a US Department of Energy high-performance computing user facility.

The …
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Pioneering Frontier: Planning Against Pitfalls
2 years ago

Pioneering Frontier: Planning Against Pitfalls

By  •  2 years ago  •  Featured, People

The “Pioneering Frontier” series features stories profiling the many talented ORNL employees behind the construction and operation of the OLCF’s incoming exascale supercomputer, Frontier. The HPE Cray system is scheduled …
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Register Now for Lustre User Group Conference 2021
2 years ago

Register Now for Lustre User Group Conference 2021

By  •  2 years ago  •  Events

Experts from the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility and high-performance computing users from around the world will participate next week in the 2021 Lustre User Group (LUG) annual conference.

Lustre, …
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