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Supercomputing Aids Scientists Seeking Therapies for Deadly Bacterial Disease
4 months ago

Supercomputing Aids Scientists Seeking Therapies for Deadly Bacterial Disease

By  •  4 months ago  •  Science

Francisella tularensis, a bacterium that causes the illness tularemia (also known as “rabbit fever”), is one of the most hostile organisms on the planet. Once the bacterium enters the body …
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Rethinking a Century of Fluid Flows
7 months ago

Rethinking a Century of Fluid Flows

By  •  7 months ago  •  Science

In 1922, English meteorologist Lewis Fry Richardson published Weather Prediction by Numerical Analysis. This influential work included a few pages devoted to a phenomenological model that described the way that …
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Eight Teams Successfully Running on First NVIDIA and Arm Test Bed, Wombat at the OLCF
8 months ago

Eight Teams Successfully Running on First NVIDIA and Arm Test Bed, Wombat at the OLCF

By  •  8 months ago  •  Technology

Alongside the regular high-performance computing (HPC) resources at supercomputing centers are test beds, small computing clusters that offer HPC experts a chance to explore new architectures before they are considered …
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OLCF Staff Elected to APS Division of Computational Physics Executive Committee
2 years ago

OLCF Staff Elected to APS Division of Computational Physics Executive Committee

By  •  2 years ago  •  People

This month, the American Physical Society (APS) Division of Computational Physics (DCOMP) elected two Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF) staff members to its executive committee. The National Center for …
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Another First for Quantum
2 years ago

Another First for Quantum

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

The beginnings of quantum computing bring about many firsts. In 2010 a team led by B. P. Lanyon simulated a hydrogen molecule, H2, on a quantum system for the first …
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OLCF Provides Research Opportunities, HPC Experience for Postdocs
3 years ago

OLCF Provides Research Opportunities, HPC Experience for Postdocs

By  •  3 years ago  •  People

The Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF) at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is charged with a broad task: to develop and apply computational …
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