A Special Colloquium Presented by the University of Chicago Department of Physics and the Flash Center for Computational Science

Event Sponsor: 
University of Chicago Physics Special Colloquium
Start Date: 
Mar 21 2018 - 4:00pm
Building/Room: 
Department of Physics/Room KPTC 106
Location: 
The University of Chicago
Speaker(s): 
Bill Archer
Speaker(s) Title: 
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Host: 
Carlo Graziani

Los Alamos has continuously been on the forefront of scientific computing since it helped found the field. This talk will explore the rich history of computing in the Los Alamos weapons program. The current status of computing will be discussed, as will the expectations for the near future.

Miscellaneous Information: 

Physics Tea Time – 3:30pm KPTC 206
Colloquium – 4:00pm KPTC 106
Reception – 5:00pm KPTC 206

Persons w/ disabilities request assistance in advance from Ellen Harder-ellenh@uchicago.edu-773-834-0849