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Cracking the Linux Code with the OLCF’s Ketan Maheshwari
3 weeks ago

Cracking the Linux Code with the OLCF’s Ketan Maheshwari

By  •  3 weeks ago  •  People

The Linux operating system is used to run processes both on the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility’s (OLCF’s) Summit—the world’s most powerful and smartest supercomputer—and on other systems such as …
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OLCF Names New Director of Science
1 month ago

OLCF Names New Director of Science

By  •  1 month ago  •  People

Bronson Messer—a computational astrophysicist, Distinguished Scientist in the Scientific Computing and Theoretical Physics groups at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), and a former Jeopardy!
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OLCF Staff and Researchers Make a Smooth Transition to Working Remotely
2 months ago

OLCF Staff and Researchers Make a Smooth Transition to Working Remotely

By  •  2 months ago  •  People

When the US Department of Energy’s (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) committed its IBM Power System AC922 Summit supercomputer to conducting open research in the fight against COVID-19, it …
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“Bubbles” Demonstrates the Power of GPUs, Immersion Cooling
4 months ago

“Bubbles” Demonstrates the Power of GPUs, Immersion Cooling

By  •  4 months ago  •  People

Two high school students from Knoxville’s L&N STEM Academy spent their internships at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) developing Bubbles—a demonstration unit used to show …
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The Last User of Titan
6 months ago

The Last User of Titan

By  •  6 months ago  •  People, Science

Titan, the groundbreaking Cray XK7 supercomputer operated by the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF) at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), was officially decommissioned …
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Tourassi Appointed Director of ORNL National Center for Computational Sciences
7 months ago

Tourassi Appointed Director of ORNL National Center for Computational Sciences

By  •  7 months ago  •  People

Gina Tourassi has been appointed as director of the National Center for Computational Sciences, a division of the Computing and Computational Sciences Directorate at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

The NCCS …
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OLCF Staffers Among Recipients at Annual DOE Secretary’s Honor Awards
7 months ago

OLCF Staffers Among Recipients at Annual DOE Secretary’s Honor Awards

By  •  7 months ago  •  People

Staff members of the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF), a DOE Office of Science User Facility at DOE’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), were recognized with an Achievement Award …
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The OLCF to Mentor Interns Competing at SC19
8 months ago

The OLCF to Mentor Interns Competing at SC19

By  •  8 months ago  •  Events, People

This year, the Department of Energy (DOE)’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) will be hosting a team at the 13th Student Cluster Competition (SCC) in Denver, CO.

Developed in 2007 …
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SULI Profile: Jess Woods
9 months ago

SULI Profile: Jess Woods

By  •  9 months ago  •  People

When Jess Woods enrolled at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC), he was sure he’d pursue a degree in studio art. He loved oil painting, and it …
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Previewing the New Frontier of High-Performance Computing
9 months ago

Previewing the New Frontier of High-Performance Computing

By  •  9 months ago  •  People, Science

In the main banquet room of Knoxville, Tennessee’s downtown Hilton Hotel, more than 150 scientists from around the world got their first peek at the exascale computing power that will …
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Summer Interns Gain Hands-On Experience at Massive Scale
11 months ago

Summer Interns Gain Hands-On Experience at Massive Scale

By  •  11 months ago  •  People

Each year, the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) welcomes a new group of summer interns from a wide range of backgrounds.

Through opportunities offered by …
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OLCF and Tech Company Providentia Worldwide Build Intelligence System for Supercomputer Cooling Plant
12 months ago

OLCF and Tech Company Providentia Worldwide Build Intelligence System for Supercomputer Cooling Plant

By  •  12 months ago  •  People, Technology

The Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF) and technology consulting company Providentia Worldwide LLC recently collaborated to develop an intelligence system that combines real-time updates from the IBM AC922 Summit …
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ORNL Teams Participate in CUG2019
1 year ago

ORNL Teams Participate in CUG2019

By  •  1 year ago  •  People

This year’s Cray User Group meeting, an annual event that gives Cray users from around the world the opportunity to attend conferences and workshops and present papers relating to high-performance …
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Jack Wells to Help Strengthen OpenACC User Community
1 year ago

Jack Wells to Help Strengthen OpenACC User Community

By  •  1 year ago  •  People

On June 16, OpenACC.org announced that Jack Wells of Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) will serve as its newly elected vice president. Wells is currently the director of science for …
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Second “Introduce Your Daughter to AI” Event Is a Hit
1 year ago

Second “Introduce Your Daughter to AI” Event Is a Hit

By  •  1 year ago  •  People

The Women in Computing (WiC) networking group at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) hosted its second “Introduce Your Daughter to AI” workshop on June …
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NCCS Researchers Receive Award at Parallel Computing Symposium
1 year ago

NCCS Researchers Receive Award at Parallel Computing Symposium

By  •  1 year ago  •  People

A team of researchers from the National Center for Computational Sciences (NCCS) at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) received the “Best Paper” award in …
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