Breakthrough Science

At the ALCF, we provide researchers from industry, academia, and government agencies with access to leadership-class supercomputing capabilities and a team of expert computational scientists. This unparalleled combination of resources is enabling breakthroughs in science and engineering that would otherwise be impossible.

Advancing science in many disciplines

ALCF projects cover many scientific disciplines, ranging from biology and physics to materials science and energy technologies. Examples of current projects include explorations into renewable energy, studies of the effects of global climate change, and efforts to unravel the origins of the universe.

High-impact publications

Researchers who use ALCF resources are major contributors to numerous publications that document their breakthrough science and engineering. The refereed journal articles and conference proceedings represent research ventures undertaken at the ALCF through allocation programs supported by DOE and Argonne.