Articles tagged with: GPUs

[ Oct 17 2017 - 8:47 am ]

A team led by Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory’s C.S. Chang recently used the 27-petaflop Titan supercomputer to simulate a crucial transition phenomenon in MIT’s Alcator C-Mod tokamak, uncovering the basic physics behind the transition.

[ Apr 18 2017 - 7:48 am ]

While upgrading chemistry applications in the pre-Summit development environment known as Summitdev, Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility staff fixed an unexpected bottleneck in a key tensor algebra library, boosting performance by as much as 10 times.

[ Jan 31 2017 - 4:04 pm ]

As part of her team’s research into matter’s tendency to self-organize, Sharon Glotzer of the University of Michigan ran a series of hard particle simulations to study melting in two-dimensional (2-D) systems.

[ Jan 4 2017 - 10:17 am ]

In November, the OLCF offered its first 3-day, Mini GPU Hackathon to accommodate overflow from its annual, 5-day hackathon held in October of this year.

[ Sep 6 2016 - 8:10 am ]

New ORNL user group, NVIDIA system ignite interest in fast-growing field
Though they sprout from the same family tree, scientific computing …

[ May 31 2016 - 7:14 am ]

Researchers came together to use Titan’s GPUs for two X-Stack project teams to develop demonstrations for their research prototypes.

[ Nov 10 2015 - 12:34 pm ]

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.

[ Oct 13 2015 - 8:56 am ]

A team of researchers from Brown University and ETH Zurich the Universita da Svizzera Italiana and Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche is using America’s largest, most powerful supercomputer to help understand and fight diseases affecting some of the body’s smallest building blocks.

[ Sep 29 2015 - 12:04 pm ]

Oak Ridge and Argonne Leadership Computing Facility representatives teamed up this summer to expose scientists in the UK to high-performance computing research opportunities in the United States.

[ Aug 26 2015 - 12:00 pm ]

The OLCF hosts monthly User Conference Call. These calls are your opportunity to speak with center personnel to get the …