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Annual OpenACC Meeting Promotes Programming Innovation
2 weeks ago

Annual OpenACC Meeting Promotes Programming Innovation

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Every year, the OpenACC annual meeting brings together representatives from national laboratories, universities, and other research institutions to exchange information and expand the programming model’s uses in various science domains.


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Simple Summit
2 weeks ago

Simple Summit

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Two high school seniors from L&N STEM Academy in Knoxville spent the summer of 2018 at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) developing Simple Summit, …
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Mixed Precision: A Strategy for New Science Opportunities
2 weeks ago

Mixed Precision: A Strategy for New Science Opportunities

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Since the days of vector supercomputers, computational scientists have relied on high-precision arithmetic to accurately solve a wide range of problems, from modeling nuclear reactors to predicting supernova physics to …
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Faces of Summit: Getting Acclimated
1 month ago

Faces of Summit: Getting Acclimated

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The Faces of Summit series shares stories of the people behind America’s top supercomputer for open science, the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility’s Summit. The IBM AC922 machine launched in …
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Preaching pbdR
2 months ago

Preaching pbdR

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Since bursting onto the scene in the early ’90s, high-performance computing (HPC) has become the most productive method for exploring ambitious problems in science that require substantial computational power. Yet …
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Faces of Summit: Creating a Green Summit
2 months ago

Faces of Summit: Creating a Green Summit

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The Faces of Summit series shares stories of the people behind America’s top supercomputer for open science, the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility’s Summit. The IBM AC922 machine launched in …
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DOE Graduate Fellows Train on Titan for a Future in HPC
2 months ago

DOE Graduate Fellows Train on Titan for a Future in HPC

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The Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF) recently provided introductory training in high-performance computing (HPC) and access to the facility’s Titan supercomputer to some of the nation’s top doctoral students …
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Summer Interns Gain HPC Skills, Professional Development at the OLCF
3 months ago

Summer Interns Gain HPC Skills, Professional Development at the OLCF

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Each year, students of all ages and backgrounds intern at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) through opportunities offered by the lab and Oak Ridge …
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Introduce Your Daughter to AI Event Sees OLCF Participation
3 months ago

Introduce Your Daughter to AI Event Sees OLCF Participation

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Last month staff members at the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF), a US Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science User Facility located at DOE’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), facilitated a …
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OLCF Workshop Introduces HPC Concepts
3 months ago

OLCF Workshop Introduces HPC Concepts

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The Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF) held an Introduction to High-Performance Computing (HPC) workshop June 26–28 at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL).

Using …
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International Teams Optimize Codes at Australia’s First OLCF GPU Hackathon
3 months ago

International Teams Optimize Codes at Australia’s First OLCF GPU Hackathon

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Six teams from around the world recently convened in Australia for the country’s inaugural OLCF GPU hackathon, organized by the Pawsey Supercomputing Centre. Throughout the 5-day event, high-performance computing (HPC) …
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Buddy Bland Presented with Secretary’s Appreciation Award
4 months ago

Buddy Bland Presented with Secretary’s Appreciation Award

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Arthur “Buddy” Bland, program director of the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF) at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory, has received the Secretary’s Appreciation Award for …
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