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Jan 19, 2018

Call for Proposals: Aurora Early Science Program for Deep Learning


InsideHPC

The Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF) is seeking proposals for data and learning projects to help prepare for Aurora, the nation’s first...

Jan 18, 2018

ALCF Now Accepting Proposals for Data Science and Machine Learning Projects for Aurora ESP


HPCWire

The ALCF is now accepting proposals for data science and machine learning projects for its Aurora Early Science Program (ESP). The deadline to apply is April 8, 2018.

Jan 15, 2018

Fighting Cancer with Deep Learning at Scale with the CANDLE Project


insideHPC

In this episode of Let’s Talk Exascale, Mike Bernhardt discusses the CANDLE project for cancer research with Rick Stevens from Argonne National Lab. The CANcer Distributed Learning Environment (CANDLE) is an ECP application development project targeting new computational methods for...

Jan 10, 2018

ANL’s Rick Stevens on CANDLE, ARM, Quantum, and More


HPCWire

Late last year HPCwire caught up with Rick Stevens, associate laboratory director for computing, environment and life sciences at Argonne National Laboratory, for an update on the CANDLE (CANcer Distributed Learning Environment) project on which he is a PI. Stevens also offered thoughts...

Dec 19, 2017

As Exascale Frontier Opens, Science Application Developers Share Pioneering Strategies


HPCWire

In November 2015, three colleagues representing the US Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science’s three major supercomputing facilities struck up a conversation with a science and technology book publisher about a project to prepare a publication focusing on the future of application...

Dec 12, 2017

Geodynamo research breaks through surface of supercomputer analysis


The California Aggie

Working group involves collaborators from universities across the country

Imagine that one day, the electrical grids covering the earth malfunctioned. All technology powered by electricity went out, and it was impossible to access news sources and social media to find out what happened....

Dec 11, 2017

ESnet’s Petascale DTN Project Speeds up Data Transfers between Leading HPC Centers


ESnet

Over the past two years, ESnet engineers have been working with staff at DOE labs to fine tune the specially configured systems called data transfer nodes (DTNs) that move data in and out of the National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC) at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory...

Dec 7, 2017

Physicists win supercomputing time to study fusion and the cosmos


Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory

More than 210 million core hours on two of the most powerful supercomputers in the nation have been won by two teams led by researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory. The highly competitive awards from the DOE Office of Science’s INCITE program will...

Dec 6, 2017

PPPL physicists win supercomputing time to study fusion and the cosmos


Phys.org

More than 210 million core hours on two of the most powerful supercomputers in the nation have been won by two teams led by researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL). The highly competitive awards from the DOE Office of Science's INCITE (...

Dec 1, 2017

TAE fusion venture wins supercomputer time


GeekWire

TAE Technologies, the venture formerly known as Tri Alpha Energy, says it’s been admitted into a U.S. Department of Energy supercomputer program that should accelerate its drive to harness nuclear fusion. The Office of Science program — known as Innovative and Novel Computational Impact on...

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