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Faces of Summit: Building a Better Summit
2 months ago

Faces of Summit: Building a Better Summit

By  •  2 months ago  •  People

The Faces of Summit series shares stories of people working to stand up America’s next top supercomputer for open science, the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility’s Summit. The next-generation machine …
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Faces of Summit: Making Spaces
6 months ago

Faces of Summit: Making Spaces

By  •  6 months ago  •  People

The Faces of Summit series shares stories of people working to stand up America’s next top supercomputer for open science, the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility’s Summit. The next-generation machine …
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OLCF Contributes to ORNL–UT Data Center Boot Camp
2 years ago

OLCF Contributes to ORNL–UT Data Center Boot Camp

By  •  2 years ago  •  People

Oak Ridge National Laboratory hosted a boot camp in conjunction with the University of Tennessee’s Reliability and Maintainability Center within the College of Engineering.
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One Billion Processor Hours Awarded to 22 Projects through ALCC
2 years ago

One Billion Processor Hours Awarded to 22 Projects through ALCC

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

The US Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science has awarded nearly 1 billion processor hours to 22 projects at the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF)— a DOE Office …
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Titan Goes on Tour
2 years ago

Titan Goes on Tour

By  •  2 years ago  •  People

OLCF staff helped unveil ORNL’s Traveling Science Fair supercomputing exhibit at the USA Science and Engineering Festival in Washington DC.
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Titan Takes on the Big One
2 years ago

Titan Takes on the Big One

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

A team led by Thomas Jordan of the Southern California Earthquake Center, headquartered at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, is using the Titan supercomputer to develop physics-based earthquake simulations to better understand earthquake systems, including the potential seismic hazards from known faults and the impact of strong ground motions on urban areas.
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Titan Simulates Earthquake Physics Necessary for Safer Building Design

By  •  4 years ago  •  Science

To prepare California for the next “big one,” SCEC joint researchers are simulating earthquakes at high frequencies for more detailed predictions that are needed by structural engineers on Titan.
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The Future of Computing and Data Integration

By  •  4 years ago  •  People

Supercomputing experts from around the world used a recent meeting in the Tennessee Smokies to grapple with the challenges of “big data.”
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Titan Propels GE Wind Turbine Research into New Territory
4 years ago

Titan Propels GE Wind Turbine Research into New Territory

By  •  4 years ago  •  Science

General Electric Global Research is using the hybrid CPU/GPU Cray XK7 Titan supercomputer managed by the OLCF to simulate hundreds of millions of water molecules freezing in slow motion.

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Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility User Update: SmartTruck Systems
5 years ago

Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility User Update: SmartTruck Systems

By  •  5 years ago  •  Science

Startup zooms to success improving fuel efficiency of long-haul trucks by more than 10 percent
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ORNL’s Supercomputer Gets Under the Hood
5 years ago

ORNL’s Supercomputer Gets Under the Hood

By  •  5 years ago  •  Industry, Science

Ford researchers wanted to optimize engine bay airflow while considering a significant number of design parameters, a job that required supercomputing resources on a completely new scale.
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Hold It Right There

By  •  5 years ago  •  Science

Researchers with CASL are simulating fuel rod stabilization on ORNL’s Titan supercomputer.
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