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Posts By Coury Turczyn

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Plasma Simulation Code Wins 2022 ACM Gordon Bell Prize
1 week ago

Plasma Simulation Code Wins 2022 ACM Gordon Bell Prize

By  •  1 week ago  •  Featured, Technology

A 16-member team of researchers from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, and the French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) won the …
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Predicting Protein Targets and the Molecules that Bind with Them
2 weeks ago

Predicting Protein Targets and the Molecules that Bind with Them

By  •  2 weeks ago  •  Featured, Technology

When the COVID-19 pandemic brought the world to a standstill in 2020, pharmaceutical companies countered with remarkable speed to develop mRNA vaccines by the end of that year. …
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Distilling How Water Turns into Ice
3 weeks ago

Distilling How Water Turns into Ice

By  •  3 weeks ago  •  Featured, Science

Among the mysteries of science that continue to elude researchers, one stands apart in its vexing simplicity: ice. Yes, frozen water. Water’s transformation from liquid to solid is …
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WarpX Named Gordon Bell Prize Finalist
1 month ago

WarpX Named Gordon Bell Prize Finalist

By  •  1 month ago  •  Featured, Science, Technology

The development of plasma-based particle accelerators—experimental technology that promises several advantages over conventional accelerators—may soon be accelerated itself by a new, advanced simulation code: WarpX.

Produced primarily by a team …
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Pioneering Frontier: Bringing the Science
1 month ago

Pioneering Frontier: Bringing the Science

By  •  1 month ago  •  Featured, People

The “Pioneering Frontier” series features stories profiling the many talented Oak Ridge National Laboratory employees behind the construction and operation of the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility’s incoming …
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ORNL Researchers Earn R&D 100 Award for AI Technology
2 months ago

ORNL Researchers Earn R&D 100 Award for AI Technology

By  •  2 months ago  •  Featured, Technology

Gremlin, software developed by researchers at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) to identify weaknesses in neural networks, has been recognized with a …
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Lab Experiments Support the COVID-19 Bradykinin Storm Theory
2 months ago

Lab Experiments Support the COVID-19 Bradykinin Storm Theory

By  •  2 months ago  •  Featured, Science

A new paper published in Nature Communications adds further evidence to the bradykinin storm theory of COVID-19’s viral pathogenesis—a theory that was posited 2 years ago by a …
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Summer of High-Performance Computing
3 months ago

Summer of High-Performance Computing

By  •  3 months ago  •  People

At Grand Valley State University (GVSU) in Allendale, Michigan, Elise Dettling is entering her senior year as an undergraduate student of theoretical mathematics. She describes herself as having …
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ORNL/Purdue Team Wins CT Imaging Competition
3 months ago

ORNL/Purdue Team Wins CT Imaging Competition

By  •  3 months ago  •  Featured, Technology

A multidisciplinary team of researchers from the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and Purdue University won the Truth CT Reconstruction Grand Challenge, which …
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OLCF Launches Program for Hybrid Computing Allocations
4 months ago

OLCF Launches Program for Hybrid Computing Allocations

By  •  4 months ago  •  Featured, Technology

A new program offers the best of both worlds for researchers seeking computing allocations at the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF). For the first time, the OLCF …
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Sky’s the Limit for Cumulus-2
5 months ago

Sky’s the Limit for Cumulus-2

By  •  5 months ago  •  Featured, Technology

The US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) has launched a new, much more powerful computer system to support climate data research conducted by the …
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ECP Advances the Science of Atmospheric Convection Modeling
5 months ago

ECP Advances the Science of Atmospheric Convection Modeling

By  •  5 months ago  •  Featured, Science

Researchers supported by the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Exascale Computing Project (ECP) have integrated the promising super-parameterization technique for modeling moist convection into the Energy Exascale Earth …
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Layered Perovskite Power
7 months ago

Layered Perovskite Power

By  •  7 months ago  •  Featured, Science

Using the Summit supercomputer at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), researchers at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have confirmed and explained the results …
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OLCF’s Ashley Barker Takes on New Role
7 months ago

OLCF’s Ashley Barker Takes on New Role

By  •  7 months ago  •  People

Ashley Barker, Operations Section head for the National Center for Computational Sciences (NCCS), is taking on a new role in the procurement and deployment of the next supercomputer system at …
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Decoding the Role of CSB Protein in DNA Repair
10 months ago

Decoding the Role of CSB Protein in DNA Repair

By  •  10 months ago  •  Featured, Science

Using the Summit supercomputer at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), a Georgia State University (GSU) research team has revealed the structural mechanism of the …
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Philip Roth Named General Chair for SC24
10 months ago

Philip Roth Named General Chair for SC24

By  •  10 months ago  •  Featured, People

Philip Roth, a group leader in the National Center for Computational Sciences (NCCS) at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory, has been named the general chair …
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