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Directorate’s Daughters Run Code on Titan at WiC Event
2 years ago

Directorate’s Daughters Run Code on Titan at WiC Event

By  •  2 years ago  •  People

In July, Women in Computing (WiC) at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) hosted Introduce Your Daughter to Code, an event during which girls between the ages of 10 …
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OLCF Expands Data Analytics Capability with Popular Programming Language
2 years ago

OLCF Expands Data Analytics Capability with Popular Programming Language

By  •  2 years ago  •  Technology

With big science comes big data. In fact, large-scale simulations that run on leadership-class supercomputers work at such high speeds and resolution that they generate unprecedented amounts of data. The …
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Big Success at OLCF’s Largest User Meeting
2 years ago

Big Success at OLCF’s Largest User Meeting

By  •  2 years ago  •  Events

One hundred thirty-three people attended the 2016 Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF) User Meeting, making it the largest user meeting to date.

Users and administrators from the OLCF, a …
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Accelerating Codes at University of Delaware Hackathon
2 years ago

Accelerating Codes at University of Delaware Hackathon

By  •  2 years ago  •  People

The University of Delaware hosted this year’s second OLCF-involved hackathon, where programmers from national laboratories, universities, and vendors gather to share application GPU portability expertise and learn how to program for a hybrid CPU–GPU machine like the OLCF’s Titan supercomputer.
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X-Stack Projects Use Titan’s GPUs for Demos
2 years ago

X-Stack Projects Use Titan’s GPUs for Demos

By  •  2 years ago  •  Technology

Researchers came together to use Titan’s GPUs for two X-Stack project teams to develop demonstrations for their research prototypes.
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Scientific Computing Group Helps Projects Prepare for Next-Generation Supercomputers
2 years ago

Scientific Computing Group Helps Projects Prepare for Next-Generation Supercomputers

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

In advance of the OLCF’s next-generation supercomputer, Summit, the scientific computing group is continuing the CAAR project to help users prepare to effectively use Summit’s hybrid architecture from the very beginning.
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OLCF-Developed Tool Offers a Window into Center Operations
2 years ago

OLCF-Developed Tool Offers a Window into Center Operations

By  •  2 years ago  •  Technology

Optimizing compute jobs based on these separate and combined streams of information, however, can be challenging. Fortunately for staff and users at the OLCF, a new tool called the Grand Unified Information Directory for the OLCF (GUIDO) has been developed to enhance existing capabilities.
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OLCF Delivers New Optimized Job Launching Tool
2 years ago

OLCF Delivers New Optimized Job Launching Tool

By  •  2 years ago  •  Technology

The OLCF developed Wraprun, an optimized job launching tool, to assist users of Titan that wish to run ensemble jobs.
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ORNL Helps Transform High-Performance Computing at SC15
2 years ago

ORNL Helps Transform High-Performance Computing at SC15

By  •  2 years ago  •  People

ORNL and the OLCF once again took leadership roles at SC15, the 27th meeting of the annual supercomputing conference.
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INCITE Grants Awarded to 56 Computational Research Projects
2 years ago

INCITE Grants Awarded to 56 Computational Research Projects

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science announced 56 projects aimed at accelerating discovery and innovation to address some of the world’s most challenging scientific questions.
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Titan Takes on the Big One
2 years ago

Titan Takes on the Big One

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

A team led by Thomas Jordan of the Southern California Earthquake Center, headquartered at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, is using the Titan supercomputer to develop physics-based earthquake simulations to better understand earthquake systems, including the potential seismic hazards from known faults and the impact of strong ground motions on urban areas.
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Oak Ridge Computational Scientist Joins Argonne Reps to Discuss Current, Future LCF Resources
2 years ago

Oak Ridge Computational Scientist Joins Argonne Reps to Discuss Current, Future LCF Resources

By  •  2 years ago  •  People

Oak Ridge and Argonne Leadership Computing Facility representatives teamed up this summer to expose scientists in the UK to high-performance computing research opportunities in the United States.
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