Articles tagged with: Supercomputing

[ Jan 31 2017 - 3:55 pm ]

A new version of OpenACC—an application programming interface that integrates accelerators with a host CPU—is due for release in mid-2017. In 2016, OLCF user assistance staff participated in the annual OpenACC standards organization meeting that resulted in a list of features for the new version.

[ Nov 15 2016 - 9:55 pm ]

The Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility and General Electric, an industry user of the OLCF’s 27-petaflop Titan supercomputer, have been recognized in the annual HPCwire Readers’ Choice Awards for Best Use of HPC Application in the Energy Industry.

[ Aug 23 2016 - 11:48 am ]

In an effort to modernize computational fluid dynamics, a group of Imperial College researchers has developed a highly accurate and flexible code that utilizes GPU accelerators.

[ Jul 26 2016 - 9:25 am ]

A team led by Aurel Bulgac of the University of Washington has developed a novel model for capturing the real-time dynamics of nuclear fission without imposed constraints.

[ Jun 20 2016 - 7:59 am ]

Simulation demonstrates how superconductivity arises in cuprates’ pseudogap phase.

[ Jun 14 2016 - 10:56 am ]

A Cornell-led research team is using Titan to study cells’ sodium-powered neurotransmitter transporters in atomistic detail

[ May 31 2016 - 8:08 am ]

Titan propels GE beyond the limits of gas turbine testing
In the United States, the use of natural gas for electricity …

[ May 10 2016 - 8:13 am ]

OLCF staff helped unveil ORNL’s Traveling Science Fair supercomputing exhibit at the USA Science and Engineering Festival in Washington DC.

[ Dec 8 2015 - 9:47 am ]

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.

[ Nov 10 2015 - 12:34 pm ]

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.