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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...

Nov 21, 2017

Supercomputer Simulates Dynamic Magnetic Fields of Jupiter, Earth, Sun


UC Davis

As the Juno space probe approached Jupiter in June last year, researchers with the Computational Infrastructure for Geodynamics’ Dynamo Working Group were starting to run simulations of the giant planet’s magnetic field on one of the world’s fastest computers at Argonne National Laboratory....

Nov 15, 2017

My Summer Learning about HPC from Argonne National Laboratory


USC Viterbi School of Engineering

What PhD student Jonathan Hoy learned from the Argonne Training Program on Extreme-Scale Computing.

Nov 13, 2017

INCITE Grants of 5.95 Billion Hours Awarded to 55 Computational Research Projects


HPCWire

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science announced 55 projects with high potential for accelerating discovery through its Innovative and Novel Computational Impact on Theory and Experiment (INCITE) program.

Nov 13, 2017

Exhaustive Profile of SC17 Cluster Competition Teams


insideHPC

This article profiles the SC17 student cluster teams. The Chicago Fusion team's sponsors include Argonne National Laboratory, Intel, Calyos, NVIDIA, and the National Science Foundation.

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