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A Sneak Peek at 19 Science Simulations for the Summit Supercomputer in 2019
9 mins ago

A Sneak Peek at 19 Science Simulations for the Summit Supercomputer in 2019

By  •  9 mins ago  •  Featured, Science

This month, Summit Early Science Program users are starting to work on some of the world’s toughest science problems on its most powerful supercomputer: the 200-petaflop, IBM AC922 Summit system …
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Ready for Science: Summit Completes System Acceptance
4 weeks ago

Ready for Science: Summit Completes System Acceptance

By  •  4 weeks ago  •  People, Technology

A year-long acceptance process for the 200-petaflop, IBM AC922 Summit supercomputer at the US Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is complete. Acceptance testing ensures that the supercomputer …
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Summit Facility Design Team Snags Tennessee Energy Award
1 month ago

Summit Facility Design Team Snags Tennessee Energy Award

By  •  1 month ago  •  Featured, People

The project team for the design and construction of the Summit supercomputing facility at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) received the Tennessee Chamber of …
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GPU Hackathon Places Summit within Reach for Visiting Teams
1 month ago

GPU Hackathon Places Summit within Reach for Visiting Teams

By  •  1 month ago  •  People

In less than 10 years, GPUs have become a proven engine of scientific computing due to their ability to perform many calculations simultaneously. According to a recent Nature article, of …
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Teaching and Learning
1 month ago

Teaching and Learning

By  •  1 month ago  •  Featured, People

The Faces of Summit series shares stories of the people behind America’s top supercomputer for open science, the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility’s Summit. The IBM AC922 machine launched in …
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Summit Early Science Program Starting Soon
2 months ago

Summit Early Science Program Starting Soon

By  •  2 months ago  •  Science

The OLCF has now completed acceptance testing on the new Summit supercomputer and will begin ramping up the Summit Early Science Program over the next few weeks.  Most immediately we …
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Two DOE Supercomputers Top List of World’s Fastest
2 months ago

Two DOE Supercomputers Top List of World’s Fastest

By  •  2 months ago  •  Science

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Two U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) national laboratories are now home to the fastest supercomputers in the world, according to the new TOP500 List, a semiannual ranking …
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Award Finalists Demonstrate Improved QCD Code for Supercomputing
2 months ago

Award Finalists Demonstrate Improved QCD Code for Supercomputing

By  •  2 months ago  •  Featured, Science

This article is part of a series covering the finalists for the 2018 Gordon Bell Prize that used the Summit supercomputer. The prize winner will be announced at SC18 in November …
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Augmented Reality Technology Shows Promise for Summit Surveillance
2 months ago

Augmented Reality Technology Shows Promise for Summit Surveillance

By  •  2 months ago  •  People

Researchers are taking 3D holograms beyond science fiction theatrics with recent advances in augmented reality (AR) techniques.

During their summer internships at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge …
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OLCF Staff Participate in Merged Conferences for New Perspectives
2 months ago

OLCF Staff Participate in Merged Conferences for New Perspectives

By  •  2 months ago  •  People

Last month staff at the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF) attended a group of events colocated in Barcelona, Spain, at the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC) to advance the development …
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Gordon Bell Prize Finalist Code Adopts AI to Model Monster Earthquakes
3 months ago

Gordon Bell Prize Finalist Code Adopts AI to Model Monster Earthquakes

By  •  3 months ago  •  Featured, Science

This article is part of a series covering the finalists for the 2018 Gordon Bell Prize that used the Summit supercomputer. The prize winner will be announced at SC18 in November …
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Microscopy Images Put Deep Learning Code to the Test
3 months ago

Microscopy Images Put Deep Learning Code to the Test

By  •  3 months ago  •  Featured, Science

This article is part of a series covering the finalists for the 2018 Gordon Bell Prize that used the Summit supercomputer. The prize winner will be announced at SC18 in …
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