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New Deep Learning Techniques Lead to Materials Imaging Breakthrough
10 months ago

New Deep Learning Techniques Lead to Materials Imaging Breakthrough

By  •  10 months ago  •  Featured, Industry, Science

Supercomputers help researchers study the causes and effects—usually in that order—of complex phenomena. However, scientists occasionally need to deduce the origins of scientific phenomena based on observable results. These so-called …
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Where Worlds Collide
10 months ago

Where Worlds Collide

By  •  10 months ago  •  Featured, Science

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory physicists Christian Bauer, Marat Freytsis, and Benjamin Nachman have leveraged an IBM Q quantum computer through the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility’s (OLCF’s) Quantum …
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Pioneering Frontier: Optimizing Materials Models
10 months ago

Pioneering Frontier: Optimizing Materials Models

By  •  10 months ago  •  Featured, People, Science

The “Pioneering Frontier” series features stories profiling the many talented ORNL employees behind the construction and operation of the OLCF’s incoming exascale supercomputer, Frontier. The HPE Cray system was delivered …
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Pioneering Frontier: Stepping Up CANDLE
10 months ago

Pioneering Frontier: Stepping Up CANDLE

By  •  10 months ago  •  Featured, People, Science

The “Pioneering Frontier” series features stories profiling the many talented ORNL employees behind the construction and operation of the OLCF’s incoming exascale supercomputer, Frontier. The HPE Cray system was delivered …
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Summit Fires up Predictive Breakthrough for Gas Turbines
10 months ago

Summit Fires up Predictive Breakthrough for Gas Turbines

By  •  10 months ago  •  Featured, Industry, Science

Gas-fired turbines keep electric generators humming around the world, from power plants and factories to hospitals and universities. But the combustion process that fuels these engines comes with a billion-dollar-a-year …
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Forging Ahead with Frontier: Ready to Crush Science
10 months ago

Forging Ahead with Frontier: Ready to Crush Science

By  •  10 months ago  •  Featured, Science

Computational users at the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF) are running scientific codes on Frontier’s architecture in the form of a powerful test system at the OLCF called Crusher.


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From Summit to the Stars
11 months ago

From Summit to the Stars

By  •  11 months ago  •  Featured, Science, Technology

The Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF) wrapped up its 2021 hackathon with teams from around the globe working on projects that spanned the cosmos.

Ten teams with a total of …
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COVID-19 in the Classroom: Simulating the Spread
11 months ago

COVID-19 in the Classroom: Simulating the Spread

By  •  11 months ago  •  Featured, Science

A team led by Rao Kotamarthi at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Argonne National Laboratory (Argonne) is using supercomputers at DOE’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) to study how …
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Super Simulations for Superconducting
12 months ago

Super Simulations for Superconducting

By  •  12 months ago  •  Featured, Science

A study led by researchers at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) used the nation’s fastest supercomputer to close in on the answer to a …
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Decoding the Role of CSB Protein in DNA Repair
1 year ago

Decoding the Role of CSB Protein in DNA Repair

By  •  1 year ago  •  Featured, Science

Using the Summit supercomputer at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), a Georgia State University (GSU) research team has revealed the structural mechanism of the …
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Supercomputing for Swift Protein Modeling
1 year ago

Supercomputing for Swift Protein Modeling

By  •  1 year ago  •  Featured, Science

Uncovering the molecular structures of proteins can help scientists elucidate biological functions of proteins and search for drug candidates for diseases. To better understand proteins, scientists can use imaging techniques …
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Supercomputing Exposes Potential Pathways for Inhibiting COVID-19
1 year ago

Supercomputing Exposes Potential Pathways for Inhibiting COVID-19

By  •  1 year ago  •  Featured, Science

To explore the inner workings of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2, or SARS-CoV-2, researchers from the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory developed a novel technique.

The team …
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Artificially Altered Material Could Accelerate Neuromorphic Device Development
1 year ago

Artificially Altered Material Could Accelerate Neuromorphic Device Development

By  •  1 year ago  •  Featured, Science

Neuromorphic devices — which emulate the decision-making processes of the human brain — show great promise for solving pressing scientific problems, but building physical systems to realize this potential presents …
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Scientists Use Summit Supercomputer, Deep Learning to Predict Protein Functions at Genome Scale
1 year ago

Scientists Use Summit Supercomputer, Deep Learning to Predict Protein Functions at Genome Scale

By  •  1 year ago  •  Featured, Science

by Kim Askey, askeyka@ornl.gov, 865.576.2841

A team of scientists led by the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) …
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Firing Up Quantum Fidelity
1 year ago

Firing Up Quantum Fidelity

By  •  1 year ago  •  Featured, Science, Technology

Researchers used the Quantum Computing User Program (QCUP) at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) to achieve major improvements in quantum fidelity, a potential step …
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Thinking outside the Black Box
1 year ago

Thinking outside the Black Box

By  •  1 year ago  •  Featured, Science, Technology

A study led by scientists at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) plumbs the depths of deep learning and could connect the digital synapses toward …
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