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Nov 14, 2018

The high-tech evolution of scientific computing

Argonne National Laboratory

To leverage emerging computing capabilities and prepare for future exascale systems, Argonne is expanding its scope beyond traditional simulation-based research to include data science and machine learning approaches.

Nov 13, 2018

Five Argonne technologies have been named finalists in the 2018 R&D 100 Awards

Argonne National Laboratory

Five Argonne National Laboratory entries to the R&D 100 Awards, long considered the ​“Oscars” of scientific innovation, have been named finalists. Two of the finalists (Darshan and Swift/T) are developing technologies to enhance the use of supercomputers for science.

Nov 13, 2018

TAE Technologies Gains Renewed Admission into DOE INCITE Program to Further Fusion Energy Research


TAE Technologies has been awarded renewed admission into the 2019 Innovative and Novel Computational Impact on Theory and Experiment (INCITE) program by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science. The INCITE award grants TAE Technologies 750,000 node-hours on the Argonne National...

Nov 13, 2018

Atos Delivers World’s Highest Performing Quantum Simulator to Argonne National Laboratory

PR Newswire

Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, today entered into a contract with Argonne National Laboratory to deliver its latest Atos Quantum Learning Machine, the world's highest-performing commercially available quantum simulator. The 35-qubit Atos Quantum Learning Machine will help...

Nov 12, 2018

INCITE Grants Awarded to 62 Computational Research Projects


The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Science announced 62 projects for 2019 aimed at accelerating discovery and innovation to address some of the world’s most challenging science problems through its...

Nov 9, 2018

DOE to Showcase World-Class Computational Science at SC18


Researchers and staff from 15 National Labs will showcase DOE’s latest computing and networking innovations and accomplishments at SC18 in Dallas next week.

Nov 6, 2018

The impact of AI

Scientific Computing World

The ALCF's efforts reflect the impact of artifical intelligence on high-performance computing hardware and application development.

Nov 2, 2018

Preparing for the Arrival of Aurora with CPU-based Interactive Visualization


In preparation for the arrival of Aurora, slated to be the first U.S. exascale supercomputer, Argonne National Laboratory is actively working to make techniques such as in situ and in transit visualization and analysis available to their user community plus the HPC community at...

Oct 30, 2018

Supercomputing the Secrets of Giant Stars


With efficient algorithms and the power of the the ALCF's Mira supercomputer, UC Santa Barbara researcher Lars Bildsten and his colleagues have begun to model the variability in three dimensions across an entire massive star. The team aims to make predictions about these stars that observers can...

Oct 25, 2018

Quantum predictions

ASCR Discovery

With the power of DOE's leadership-class supercomputers and improved algorithms, scientists are carrying out large-scale quantum Monte Carlo simulations to study a broad range of materials to find useful properties.