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Predicting the risk of cancer with computational electrodynamics

Researchers from Northwestern University are using ALCF supercomputers to advance the development of an optical microscopy technique that can predict and quantify cancer risks at extremely early stages.

2019 ALCF Simulation, Data, and Learning Workshop

2019 ALCF Simulation, Data, and Learning Workshop

Join us Oct. 1-3, 2019, to learn tools and frameworks that can improve the performance and productivity of simulation, data science, and machine learning applications on ALCF systems.

Large cosmological simulation to run on Mira

An extremely large cosmological simulation—among the five most extensive ever conducted—will be carried out on the ALCF's Blue Gene/Q system this fall.

2019-2020 ALCC Awards

ALCC program awards ALCF computing time to 12 projects

DOE’s ASCR Leadership Computing Challenge has awarded 12 projects a total of 5.9 million node-hours at the ALCF to pursue challenging, high-risk, high-payoff simulations.

Aiichiro Nakano

Who’s using Argonne's User Facilities?

Sean Couch of Michigan State University and Aiichiro Nakano of the University of Southern California are among the hundreds of researchers using ALCF supercomputers to advance science.



Aurora slated to be nation’s first exascale system

Targeted for delivery in 2021, the ALCF's next-generation supercomputer will usher in a new era of breakthroughs in science and engineering. Read more >>

Featured Video

How Smart is a Supercomputer?
ALCF Director of Science Katherine Riley discusses the value of supercomputing in a recent episode of the YouTube science series, The Good Stuff.

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Scientists to Tap Exascale Computing to Unlock the Mystery of our Accelerating Universe
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