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Tjerk Straatsma, the OLCF’s Scientific Computing Group leader, has been elected as an American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) fellow in chemistry for his contributions to computational science.
In November, the OLCF offered its first 3-day, Mini GPU Hackathon to accommodate overflow from its annual, 5-day hackathon held in October of this year.
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.
This year 14 women from ORNL attended the 22nd annual Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing Conference to recruit, present research, and help build the community.
Held from November 13–18 in Salt Lake City, Utah, SC16 gave OLCF staff members the opportunity to share their work and knowledge with the HPC community.
The Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility and General Electric, an industry user of the OLCF’s 27-petaflop Titan supercomputer, have been recognized in the annual HPCwire Readers’ Choice Awards for Best Use of HPC Application in the Energy Industry.
OLCF staff members presented for the first time at the 2016 ACM Richard Tapia conference, which aims to bring students and professionals together to promote diversity in computing.
Teams from St. Jude, Duke, Georgia Tech were some of the new entities at the latest OLCF Hackathon, held last month.
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.
This year OLCF User Support Specialist Suzanne Parete-Koon was chosen as a nominee for the YWCA Tribute to Women Award and attended the event’s gala in September.