Articles tagged with: GPUs

[ Dec 13 2013 - 8:00 am ]

Using computational molecular dynamics simulations, researchers at ORNL and the University of Tennessee–ORNL Joint Institute for Computational Sciences have discovered a molecular “switch” in a receptor that controls cell behavior.

[ Nov 14 2013 - 4:34 pm ]

The OLCF is working with Mentor Graphics, a leading electronic design automation company, to bring accelerated computing to a broader audience.

[ Nov 12 2013 - 5:48 pm ]

Researchers simulating high-temperature superconductors has topped 15 petaflops on ORNL’s Titan supercomputer. More importantly, they did it with an algorithm that substantially overcomes two major roadblocks to realistic superconductor modeling.

[ Nov 11 2013 - 8:02 pm ]

Scientists from Germany’s HZDR–Dresden used Titan, the most powerful supercomputer in the United States located at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, to simulate billions of particles in two passing plasma jet streams.

[ Nov 6 2013 - 10:48 pm ]

The OLCF delivered more than 374 million supercomputer core hours to 17 projects through the Department of Energy’s ALCC program—76 million hours more than expected.

[ Nov 6 2013 - 9:53 pm ]

A simulation of the internal workings of cells has reached a sustained performance of 20,000 trillion calculations per second, or 20 petaflops, on the Titan supercomputer at ORNL.

[ Nov 5 2013 - 8:35 pm ]

Researchers are using DOE’s most powerful computing systems, including the nation’s top-ranked machine, ORNL’s Titan, to simulate the evolution of the universe as it expands across billions of years.

[ Oct 25 2013 - 1:54 pm ]

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.

[ Sep 3 2013 - 5:29 pm ]

ORNL researcher is simulating the magnetic direction and strength—known as the “magnetic moment”— of nickel atoms on one of the world’s most powerful supercomputers for science research, Titan.

[ Jul 25 2013 - 7:20 pm ]

Researchers use LAMMPS code on Titan to learn how systems of atoms and molecules can be manipulated for improvements.