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News and Highlights from the OLCF

Platinum vs Nickel: Battle of the Biomass Catalysts
12 years ago

Platinum vs Nickel: Battle of the Biomass Catalysts

By  •  12 years ago  •  Science

A project led by Amra Peles of UTRC is pushing the limits of lower-cost, genuinely renewable hydrogen production and use for fuel cells.
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ORNL Strengthens HPC Relations Overseas

By  •  12 years ago  •  People

INCITE talks time and Titan in Japan’s Science City

Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Julia White recently got the opportunity to visit Japan to share the lab’s experience in hybrid computing …
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Superfast Titan, Superfast Network

By  •  12 years ago  •  Technology

The new Energy Sciences Network (ESnet5) will boost ORNL’s connection speed from 10 to a screamingly fast 100 gigabits per second.
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Titan Trainers Take Road Trip

By  •  12 years ago  •  People

The OLCF will hit the road in early 2013, taking its three-day Titan Users and Developers Workshop to NVIDIA headquarters in Santa Clara, California.
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What is a Core Hour on Titan?

By  •  12 years ago  •  Technology

For 2013 the Innovative and Novel Computational Impact on Theory and Experiment (INCITE) program awarded 1.84 billion core hours on Titan, a hybrid-architecture high-performance computing (HPC) system that sports central …
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OLCF Partner Wins Major Industry Award
12 years ago

OLCF Partner Wins Major Industry Award

By  •  12 years ago  •  People

An OLCF industrial partner was recently named a winner of International Data Corporation’s (IDC) HPC Innovation Excellence Award, announced in Salt Lake City, Utah at the annual supercomputing conference SC12.
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ORNL Wins Two Readers’ Choice Awards from HPCwire
12 years ago

ORNL Wins Two Readers’ Choice Awards from HPCwire

By  •  12 years ago  •  People

The OLCF took home awards in green computing and industry collaboration from the 2012 HPCwire “Readers’ Choice Awards.”
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Jaguar Gone But Not Forgotten

By  •  12 years ago  •  Technology

ORNL’s Jaguar, the supercomputer that brought working scientific applications into the petascale, has left the theater.
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Titan is Also a Green Powerhouse

By  •  12 years ago  •  Technology

Not only is Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Titan the world’s most powerful supercomputer, it is also one of the most energy-efficient.
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ORNL Supercomputer Named World’s Most Powerful

By  •  12 years ago  •  Technology

Oak Ridge National Laboratory is again home to the most powerful computer in the world, according to the Top500 list, a semiannual ranking of computing systems around the world.
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U.S. Lab’s “Titan” Named World’s Fastest Supercomputer
12 years ago

U.S. Lab’s “Titan” Named World’s Fastest Supercomputer

By  •  12 years ago  •  Industry

In a breakthrough that harnesses video-game technology for solving science’s most complex mysteries, the U.S. government’s new Titan machine was named the world’s fastest supercomputer.
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Supercomputing Award of 4.7 Billion Hours to Accelerate Discovery, Innovation

By  •  12 years ago  •  Science

The DOE’s Leadership Computing Facilities have awarded a combined 4.7 billion supercomputing core hours to 61 science and engineering projects with high potential for accelerating discovery and innovation through its INCITE program.
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ORNL Debuts Titan Supercomputer

By  •  12 years ago  •  Technology

ORNL has launched a new era of scientific supercomputing with Titan, a system capable of 20 petaflops, by employing a family of processors, called graphics processing units (GPUs), first created for computer gaming.
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Supercomputing Director and National Council Recommend Climate Modeling Advances

By  •  12 years ago  •  People

ORNL’s James Hack was a member of a 15 person committee that recommended ways to advance climate modeling over the next two years.
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Big Computing Cures Big Pharma

By  •  12 years ago  •  Science

Researchers from ORNL and the University of Tennessee are using OLCF supercomputers to help cut time and risk in new drug development.
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Smoky Mountain Conference Gathers Global HPC Experts

By  •  12 years ago  •  Science

High-performance computing (HPC) experts from across the world gathered in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, September 5-7 to discuss the current state of supercomputing and the upcoming transition from petascale to exascale computing.
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