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Supernova Summer School Along the Road to Exascale
10 years ago

Supernova Summer School Along the Road to Exascale

By  •  10 years ago  •  People

Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s (ORNL’s) Bronson Messer shared his knowledge on this subject during the 2014 International Summer School on AstroComputing (ISSAC), held at the University of California’s High-Performance AstroComputing Center (UC-HiPACC) in San Diego, from July 21 to August 1.
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Tiny Titan Suits Up for Science on the Hill
10 years ago

Tiny Titan Suits Up for Science on the Hill

By  •  10 years ago  •  People

A team from the OLCF accompanied Tiny Titan to Washington D.C. on September for the inaugural National Lab Day on the Hill.
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HPC Fundamentals Course Offers ORNL Staff an Introduction to Supercomputing
10 years ago

HPC Fundamentals Course Offers ORNL Staff an Introduction to Supercomputing

By  •  10 years ago  •  People

The 8-week HPC Fundamentals course covered topics such as the role of HPC in science today, an introduction to UNIX/LINUX, and programming in Fortran.
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OLCF Connects with CSGF Fellows at Annual Program Review
10 years ago

OLCF Connects with CSGF Fellows at Annual Program Review

By  •  10 years ago  •  People

DOE’s CSGF awards 4-year fellowships to graduate students in science and engineering fields that use high-performance computing (HPC) to solve complex problems.
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OLCF Explores Future of Fossil Fuels
10 years ago

OLCF Explores Future of Fossil Fuels

By  •  10 years ago  •  People

The Ken Kennedy Institute for Information Technology at Rice University hosted its annual Oil and Gas HPC Workshop in Houston, Texas.
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Wells meets AAS

By  •  10 years ago  •  People

The OLCF’s Jack Wells was an invited speaker at the American Astronomical Society’s (AAS’s) Exascale Radio Astronomy conference from March 30 to April 4 in Monterrey, CA, where he detailed recent advances in computational astrophysics on Department of Energy supercomputing systems such as Titan.
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Say Hello to Bio

By  •  10 years ago  •  People

The Bio-IT conference, which took place from April 29 to May 1, hosted more than 2,500 participants from the life sciences, healthcare, pharmaceutical, and IT industries representing more than 30 countries.

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Titan Stability Helps Improve User Experience

By  •  10 years ago  •  Technology

Titan’s stability translates into an improved experience for Titan users. Fewer unscheduled outages and node failures reduce job interruptions, allowing jobs to run to completion with fewer restarts.
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Everybody’s Talking About Titan

By  •  10 years ago  •  Technology

The OLCF-organized series “Extreme Scale Supercomputing with the Titan Supercomputer,” chaired by Jack Wells, director of science, brought together Titan users in 24 conference sessions amounting to 540 minutes.
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OLCF Partner Wins Major Industry Award
11 years ago

OLCF Partner Wins Major Industry Award

By  •  11 years ago  •  People

An OLCF industrial partner was recently named a winner of International Data Corporation’s (IDC) HPC Innovation Excellence Award, announced in Salt Lake City, Utah at the annual supercomputing conference SC12.
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Smoky Mountain Conference Gathers Global HPC Experts

By  •  12 years ago  •  Science

High-performance computing (HPC) experts from across the world gathered in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, September 5-7 to discuss the current state of supercomputing and the upcoming transition from petascale to exascale computing.
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Educating Future Generations in Supercomputing Basics

By  •  12 years ago  •  People

The OLCF recently wrapped up its eight-week crash course in supercomputing for interns and employees at ORNL.
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Students Gain Supercomputing Knowledge in Crash Course

By  •  12 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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Carbon Dioxide Caused Global Warming at Ice Age’s End, Pioneering Simulation Shows
12 years ago

Carbon Dioxide Caused Global Warming at Ice Age’s End, Pioneering Simulation Shows

By  •  12 years ago  •  Science

A multi-institutional team used a global dataset of paleoclimate records and the Jaguar supercomputer at ORNL to find the perform an unprecedented climate simulation. The results, published in the April 5 issue of Nature, analyze 15,000 years of climate history.
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