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Summit Facility Design Team Snags Tennessee Energy Award
2 weeks ago

Summit Facility Design Team Snags Tennessee Energy Award

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The project team for the design and construction of the Summit supercomputing facility at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) received the Tennessee Chamber of …
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GPU Hackathon Places Summit within Reach for Visiting Teams
2 weeks ago

GPU Hackathon Places Summit within Reach for Visiting Teams

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In less than 10 years, GPUs have become a proven engine of scientific computing due to their ability to perform many calculations simultaneously. According to a recent Nature article, of …
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Teaching and Learning
2 weeks ago

Teaching and Learning

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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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Augmented Reality Technology Shows Promise for Summit Surveillance
1 month ago

Augmented Reality Technology Shows Promise for Summit Surveillance

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Researchers are taking 3D holograms beyond science fiction theatrics with recent advances in augmented reality (AR) techniques.

During their summer internships at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge …
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OLCF Staff Participate in Merged Conferences for New Perspectives
1 month ago

OLCF Staff Participate in Merged Conferences for New Perspectives

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Last month staff at the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF) attended a group of events colocated in Barcelona, Spain, at the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC) to advance the development …
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Annual OpenACC Meeting Promotes Programming Innovation
2 months 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 months 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 months 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
3 months 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
4 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
4 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
4 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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