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Gina Tourassi One of Six ORNL scientists elected fellows of American Association for the Advancement of Science
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Gina Tourassi One of Six ORNL scientists elected fellows of American Association for the Advancement of Science

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Media contact: Karen K Dunlap, dunlapkk@ornl.gov

Six scientists at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have been elected as fellows to the American Association for the Advancement of Science, …
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OLCF Researchers, Staff, Recognized on UT-Battelle Awards Night
5 days ago

OLCF Researchers, Staff, Recognized on UT-Battelle Awards Night

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Several Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF) researchers, users, and staff members are being honored for their contributions to science and the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National …
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NCCS’ James Simmons Recognized as Top Lustre Contributor of the Decade
2 months ago

NCCS’ James Simmons Recognized as Top Lustre Contributor of the Decade

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The National Center for Computational Sciences’ (NCCS’s) James Simmons was recognized by the Open Scalable File Systems, Inc. (OpenSFS) organization at the virtual user meeting on September 9 as the …
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Powering Frontier
2 months ago

Powering Frontier

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The US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is poised to deliver Frontier, its first exascale supercomputer, next year. Exascale systems are capable of operating at 1 …
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NCCS Summer Interns Completed Successful Season Despite COVID-19
3 months ago

NCCS Summer Interns Completed Successful Season Despite COVID-19

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Thanks to the efforts of dozens of scientists and support staff, and despite the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, summer interns in the National Center for Computational Sciences (NCCS) …
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Laying the Groundwork for a New ‘Green Revolution’
4 months ago

Laying the Groundwork for a New ‘Green Revolution’

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In 2015, all member states of the United Nations pledged to pursue the 17 Sustainable Development Goals set forth by the UN General Assembly in its 2030 Agenda for Sustainable …
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Cracking the Linux Code with the OLCF’s Ketan Maheshwari
5 months ago

Cracking the Linux Code with the OLCF’s Ketan Maheshwari

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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
6 months ago

OLCF Names New Director of Science

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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
7 months ago

OLCF Staff and Researchers Make a Smooth Transition to Working Remotely

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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
9 months ago

“Bubbles” Demonstrates the Power of GPUs, Immersion Cooling

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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
11 months ago

The Last User of Titan

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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
11 months ago

Tourassi Appointed Director of ORNL National Center for Computational Sciences

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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
11 months ago

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

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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
1 year ago

The OLCF to Mentor Interns Competing at SC19

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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
1 year ago

SULI Profile: Jess Woods

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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
1 year ago

Previewing the New Frontier of High-Performance Computing

By  •  1 year 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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