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ALCF Data Science Program seeks proposals for data and learning projects

The Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF), a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science User Facility, is now accepting proposals for the ALCF Data Science Program (ADSP) through July 1, 2019. The ADSP open call provides an opportunity for researchers to submit proposals for projects that will employ advanced statistical, machine learning, and artificial intelligence techniques to gain insights into massive datasets produced by experimental, simulation, or observational methods.

April 25, 2019

AT&T leverages Argonne's climate modeling and infrastructure resilience expertise to benefit Southeastern U.S.

A recent collaboration between AT&T and the U.S.

April 17, 2019
  • 2020 INCITE Call for Proposals

U.S. Department of Energy’s INCITE program seeks proposals for 2020

From April 15 to June 21, 2019, INCITE’s open call for proposals provides an opportunity for researchers to pursue transformational advances in science and technology through large allocations of computer time and supporting resources at the ALCF and OLCF.

April 15, 2019
  • Water model

Through machine learning, new model holds water

With help from ALCF computing resources, Argonne researchers used machine learning to develop a new molecular water model that accurately represents the thermodynamic properties of water.

April 04, 2019
  • Large Synoptic Survey Telescope

Argonne takes a lead role in solving dark energy mystery

To prepare for the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope, a team of researchers is using ALCF computing resources to create a synthetic galaxy catalog that will be compared with observations to shed light on dark energy and further our understanding of the universe.

April 02, 2019
  • Schematic of the ANN-ECG method

Scaling forward

With help from ALCF computing resources, researchers used machine learning to create molecular models that dramatically accelerate the screening of potential new organic materials for electronics.

March 22, 2019
  • Aurora announcement

DOE and Argonne announce powerful tool to transform scientific research and discovery

U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Rick Perry announced Monday that Argonne National Laboratory will be the future home of the nation’s first exascale computing system — a tool so powerful it will transform scientific research and discovery, especially as it relates to artificial intelligence.

March 21, 2019

Lithium ions flow through solid material

A research team from Argonne, Purdue University and Rutgers University, have merged materials science and condensed matter physics in a study of samarium nickelate, a promising material that conducts lithium ions. The transport of ions, or charged atoms, through materials plays a crucial role in many electrical systems — from batteries to brains. As part of the study, the team used the ALCF’s Mira supercomputer to model the dynamics of the system to predict what pathways the lithium ions could take through nickelate.

March 20, 2019
  • Aurora exascale supercomputer

U.S. Department of Energy and Intel to deliver first exascale supercomputer

Targeted for 2021 delivery, Argonne National Laboratory's next-generation supercomputer will enable high-performance computing and artificial intelligence at exascale.

March 18, 2019
  • Jini Ramprakash

Opportunities abound for ascending women scientists

Women have always been critical to the core mission of the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory. But never before have they occupied as many leadership positions as they do today. From the environmental sciences to supercomputers, they are shaping high-profile and innovative research across the laboratory.

March 12, 2019