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Astrophysicist Messer Speaks to Next-Generation Computational Scientists About High Performance

By  •  10 years ago  •  People

The OLCF’s Bronson Messer spoke to recipients of the Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (CSGF) at their annual conference July 26–28 in Arlington, Virginia.
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Students Gain Supercomputing Knowledge in Crash Course

By  •  10 years ago  •  People

The OLCF offered summer students, interns, and staff members the annual “Crash Course in Supercomputing,” a workshop held on the ORNL campus June 12 and 13.
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Accelerators Workshop Informs Attendees about Innovative Hardware and Methods

By  •  10 years ago  •  Technology

ORNL and the University of Tennessee’s Joint Institute for Computational Sciences (JICS) hosted a workshop, Electronic Structure Calculation Methods on Accelerators, at ORNL February 5-8 to bring together researchers, computational scientists, and industry developers.
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Workshop Prepares HPC Users for Titan

By  •  10 years ago  •  People

ORNL is upgrading its Jaguar supercomputer to become Titan, a Cray XK6 that will be capable of 10 to 20 petaflops by early 2013. To prepare users for impending changes to the computer’s architecture, OLCF staff held a series of workshops January 23 through 27.
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Women in Physics Attendees Tour Oak Ridge National Laboratory

By  •  11 years ago  •  People

Hai Ah Nam, a computational scientist a the OLCF, and Channa Palmer, ORNL university recruiter, led the SCUWP group through tours of ORNL’s historic Graphite Reactor, Spallation Neutron Source, OLCF, and the Everest Powerwall, a 30-foot screen for scientific visualizations.
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ORNL Maintains Major Presence at Annual Supercomputing Conference

By  •  11 years ago  •  Technology

ORNL was once again a major player at high-performance computing’s (HPC’s) premier conference, SC11, which took place in Seattle, WA from November 12-18.
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Titan Summit Shares OLCF and User Expectations

By  •  11 years ago  •  People

The Titan Summit workshop held August 15–17, 2011, covered the evolution to the next level of high-performance computational resources, enabling more groundbreaking research in climate, energy creation and storage, biology, chemistry, astrophysics, and materials.
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Workshop Introduces Chemists to High-Performance Computing

By  •  11 years ago  •  People

The OLCF’s Rebecca Hartman-Baker and Adam Simpson added their expertise recently to a weeklong workshop designed to bring more chemistry faculty and students into the world of high-performance computing.
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Webinar Introduces TITAN to User Community

By  •  11 years ago  •  People

Overview prepares Jaguar users for coming upgrades

Users got a first glimpse of ORNL’s next-generation leadership-class supercomputer at a July 26 webinar.

In a significant step toward exascale computing, the …
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Webinar Introduces TITAN to User Community

By  •  11 years ago  •  People

OLCF users got a first glimpse of ORNL’s next-generation leadership-class supercomputer at a July 26 webinar.
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ORNL Staff Contribute to Award-Winning Educational Curriculum

By  •  11 years ago  •  People

ORNL staff members contributed knowledge and support to a new geology unit of the JASON Project which recently earned a “CODiE Award” as the nation’s best science or health curriculum.
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Crash Course at OLCF Trains Next Generation of Supercomputing Researchers

By  •  11 years ago  •  People

The OLCF recently held a “Crash Course in Supercomputing” for approximately 60 summer interns to provide an overview of concepts and techniques in high-performance computing.
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DOE Recognizes OLCF Outstanding Mentors

By  •  11 years ago  •  People

The Department of Energy (DOE) recently awarded OLCF staff members James Rogers and Bobby Whitten with Outstanding Mentor Awards.
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Spring Training Workshop Arms Users with Supercomputing Skills

By  •  11 years ago  •  People

The four-day event, the 2011 OLCF Spring Training, had courses for novices and supercomputing veterans alike.
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OLCF’s Messer Speaks at University of Tennessee Science Forum

By  •  11 years ago  •  People

OLCF computational astrophysicist Bronson Messer described the impending death of a giant—a red giant star, that is.
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OLCF Co-hosts INCITE Proposal Webinar Series

By  •  12 years ago  •  People

The OLCF and ALCF co-hosted the first of three webinars January 24 aiming to guide researchers through the proposal process for earning time on the two facilities’ leadership-class supercomputers.
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