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HPC

OLCF, ALCF, NERSC Co-host HPC Software Webinar Series
2 years ago

OLCF, ALCF, NERSC Co-host HPC Software Webinar Series

By  •  2 years ago  •  People

The Oak Ridge and Argonne Leadership Computing Facilities, the National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center, and the Interoperable Design of Extreme-scale Application Software project are presenting a series of webinars—“Best Practices for HPC Software Developers.”
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2015 Hackathons Round Out in Knoxville
2 years ago

2015 Hackathons Round Out in Knoxville

By  •  2 years ago  •  Technology

The Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility hosted its GPU hackathon October 19–23 at the Marriott hotel in downtown Knoxville.
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Titan Helps Researchers Explore Explosive Star Scenarios
2 years ago

Titan Helps Researchers Explore Explosive Star Scenarios

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

Using Titan, researchers at Stony Brook University completed a three-dimensional, high-resolution investigation of the thermonuclear burning a double-detonation white dwarf undergoes before explosion.
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ORNL Helps Transform High-Performance Computing at SC15
2 years ago

ORNL Helps Transform High-Performance Computing at SC15

By  •  2 years ago  •  People

ORNL and the OLCF once again took leadership roles at SC15, the 27th meeting of the annual supercomputing conference.
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Warmer Water to Cool Future OLCF Supercomputers
2 years ago

Warmer Water to Cool Future OLCF Supercomputers

By  •  2 years ago  •  Technology

A move from cold- to warm-water cooling is projected to lower the OLCF’s cooling costs by more than half, saving nearly a million dollars per year in total operating costs.
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ORNL Engages UT Students in Data Center Design and Management
2 years ago

ORNL Engages UT Students in Data Center Design and Management

By  •  2 years ago  •  People

This fall, ORNL partnered with the University of Tennessee to offer a minor-degree program in data center technology and management, one of the first offerings of its kind in the country.
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ORNL Researchers Hail Promise of Data-Driven Materials Discovery and Design
2 years ago

ORNL Researchers Hail Promise of Data-Driven Materials Discovery and Design

By  •  2 years ago  •  Technology

An article, published in the October 2015 issue of Nature Materials, provides an overview of recent advances in experimental imaging, data analytics, and high-performance computing that are enabling new opportunities for discovery and design of advanced materials.
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Moab Scheduling Tweak Tightens Titan’s Workload
2 years ago

Moab Scheduling Tweak Tightens Titan’s Workload

By  •  2 years ago  •  Technology

To reduce fragmentation of large scientific workloads on America’s fastest supercomputer, staff at the OLCF is fine-tuning how jobs are scheduled on Titan.
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Next-Generation Scientists Work on Next-Generation Supercomputers
2 years ago

Next-Generation Scientists Work on Next-Generation Supercomputers

By  •  2 years ago  •  People

More than 30 students completed summer internships at the OLCF in 2015.
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OLCF Welcomes Whitt, McNally into Leadership Roles
3 years ago

OLCF Welcomes Whitt, McNally into Leadership Roles

By  •  3 years ago  •  People

In August, two new employees joined the management team of the OLCF.
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Oak Ridge Staff Lead OpenACC, OpenMP Meetings
3 years ago

Oak Ridge Staff Lead OpenACC, OpenMP Meetings

By  •  3 years ago  •  People

OLCF team members Fernanda Foertter, Oscar Hernandez, and Markus Eisenbach served as hosts for the OpenACC meeting at DOE’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
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OLCF Team Members Play Key Roles at DOE CSGF Annual Program Review
3 years ago

OLCF Team Members Play Key Roles at DOE CSGF Annual Program Review

By  •  3 years ago  •  People

Representatives from the OLCF held prominent roles at CSGF Program Review July 27–30 in Arlington, Virginia.
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