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Aug 12, 2009

Combustion Simulation: Digital Fireworks


Science Daily

Researchers from ETH Zurich have simulated autoignition in a turbulent flow using a supercomputer with up to 65,000 processors in one of the largest reactive flow simulations to date. The results could help to develop better models and reduce the high cost of real experiments....

Apr 14, 2009

ALCF Working to Get More Science Per Watt


HPCwire

Cooling a supercomputer consumes more electricity than is required to run the machine, even machines as powerful as the IBM Blue Gene/P--called Intrepid--at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory. Though Intrepid is one of the fastest and most energy-...

Apr 13, 2009

Blue Gene/P's New GPU Turns It into a Visual Powerhouse


R&D magazine

Nicknamed Eureka, an installation of NVIDIA Quadro Plex S4 external GPUs at the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF) allows researchers to better understand the data they produce with Intrepid at the ALCF. The powerful installation provides more than 111 teraflops and more...

Apr 12, 2009

Visualizing and Exploring Findings as Highly Accurate Simulations


AZoNano.com

Using software developed both at Argonne National Laboratory and externally, computer scientists have visualized data with Eureka, one of the world's largest graphics processing units for U.S. Department of Energy INCITE projects.

Apr 10, 2009

Leading-Edge Data Analytics and Visualization Enable Breakthrough Science on the ALCF's Blue Gene/P


International Business Times

Eureka, one of the world's largest installations of NVIDIA Quadro Plex S4 external graphics processing units, allows researchers to better understand the data they produce with the IBM Blue Gene/P Intrepid at the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility. Eureka provides a vital link...

Apr 10, 2009

Eureka Enables Science Breakthroughs at ALCF


HPCWire

Most science research programs that run on high-performance computers like the IBM Blue Gene/P Intrepid at the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF) generate enormous quantities of data that represent the results of their calculations. But scientists can also use the ALCF to...

Apr 10, 2009

Leading-Edge Data Analytics and Visualization Enable Breakthrough Science on the ALCF's Blue Gene/P


Information Engineer

The Argonne Leadership Computing Facility's Eureka delivers a quantum leap in visual compute density, enabling breakthrough levels of productivity and capability in visualization and data analysis.

Apr 10, 2009

Leading-Edge Data Analytics and Visualization Enable Breakthrough Science on the ALCF's Blue Gene/P


Yahoo News/PRWeb

Most science research programs that run on high-performance computers like the IBM Blue Gene/P Intrepid at the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF) generate enormous quantities of data that represent the results of the calculations. But scientists can also use the ALCF to...

Apr 10, 2009

Leading-Edge Data Analytics and Visualization Enable Breakthrough Science on Blue Gene/P


InterestAlert

The Argonne Leadership Computing Facility's ability to visualize enormous quantities of data is made possible with Eureka, one of the world's largest installations of NVIDIA Quadro Plex S4 external graphics processing units.

Apr 10, 2009

Leading-Edge Data Analytics and Visualization Enable Breakthrough Science


PhysOrg.com

The Argonne Leadership Computing Facility's (ALCF) ability to visualize enormous quantities of data is made possible by one of the world's largest graphics processing units (GPU). Nicknamed Eureka, this installation of NVIDIA Quadro Plex S4 external GPUs allow researchers to better...

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