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The Bleeding ‘Edge’ of Fusion Research

By  •  4 years ago  •  Science

Titan allows advanced scientific applications to reach unprecedented speeds, enabling scientific breakthroughs faster than ever with only a marginal increase in power consumption.
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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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Vampir Takes a Bite Out of Inefficiency as Codes Run on Bigger Supercomputers

By  •  5 years ago  •  Technology

Using Vampir, a team of researchers has analyzed a running application in detail as it executed on all 220,000 CPU processors of Titan’s predecessor, Jaguar.
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OLCF Industry Partnerships Profiled in Fortune Article
5 years ago

OLCF Industry Partnerships Profiled in Fortune Article

By  •  5 years ago  •  Technology

Fortune magazine profiled industrial use of HPC at OLCF, and several industrial users, in their annual, flagship Fortune 500 issue.
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Supernovas as Nuclear Pasta Factories

By  •  5 years ago  •  Science

Using OLCF resources, scientists have simulated matter at the core’s bounce, when the shock wave starts to develop.
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Lessons from the Past

By  •  5 years ago  •  Science

A team of researchers ran transient, or continuous, simulations on an ORNL supercomputer over three years to create the first physics-based test of hemispheric deglaciation, work that was recently featured in Nature.
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Sea-Level Rise Will Continue Even with Aggressive Emission Mitigation

By  •  5 years ago  •  Science

Researchers led by Gerald Meehl of the National Center for Atmospheric Research used ORNL’s Jaguar supercomputer to explore just how much sea level is likely to rise and under what circumstances.
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Platinum vs Nickel: Battle of the Biomass Catalysts
5 years ago

Platinum vs Nickel: Battle of the Biomass Catalysts

By  •  5 years ago  •  Science

A project led by Amra Peles of UTRC is pushing the limits of lower-cost, genuinely renewable hydrogen production and use for fuel cells.
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OLCF Partner Wins Major Industry Award
5 years ago

OLCF Partner Wins Major Industry Award

By  •  5 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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ORNL Supercomputer Named World’s Most Powerful

By  •  5 years ago  •  Technology

Oak Ridge National Laboratory is again home to the most powerful computer in the world, according to the Top500 list, a semiannual ranking of computing systems around the world.
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