In the News

Jun 4, 2019

PhD Student Yuliana Zamora Awarded National Physical Science Consortium Fellowship

UChicago CS

Yuliana Zamora, Ph.D. student at UChicago's Department of Computer Science, will work with the ALCF as part of a fellowship from the National Physical Science Consortium.

May 23, 2019

How blazing fast supercomputers help industry and humanity

Built In

What is a supercomputer? We go inside Argonne National Laboratory to find out.

May 23, 2019

Lessons machine-learned

ASCR Discovery

Argonne's Prasanna Balaprakash is leading one of several DOE Early Career Research Program projects that apply machine-learning methods.

May 17, 2019

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

U.S. Department of Energy

Since the days of the Manhattan Project, the Energy Department has been a world leader in high performance computing. Today, Energy Department National Labs house five of the ten fastest and most powerful supercomputers in the world. These powerful machines provide scientists and researchers the...

May 17, 2019

Argonne Scientists Further Physics With Supercomputing, Prepare for Delivery of First U.S. Exascale System

R&D Magazine

To prepare for the scale and architecture of Aurora, Argonne physicist James Proudfoot is leading an ALCF Early Science Program project focused on developing exascale workflows, algorithms, and machine learning capabilities to enable the team to use the system effectively in their search for new...

Apr 26, 2019

Call for Proposals: ALCF Data Science Program


Argonne is now accepting proposals for the ALCF Data Science Program (ADSP) through July 1, 2019.

Apr 26, 2019

Exascale Computing to Unlock the Mysteries of the Human Brain

Technology Networks

Dr. Nicola Ferrier, a senior computer scientist at Argonne National Laboratory, is partnering with researchers from the University of Chicago, Harvard University, Princeton University, and Google to use exascale computing power to unlock the mysteries of the human brain. Supported by the Argonne...

Apr 25, 2019

Forged in a Firestorm


A research team from Lawrence Livermore National Laborary is using ALCF computing resources to investigate crystal plasticity at the atomistic level.

Apr 25, 2019

ALCF Data Science Program Seeks Proposals for Data and Learning Projects


The Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF), a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science User Facility, is now accepting proposals for the ALCF Data Science Program (ADSP) through July 1, 2019. The ADSP open call provides an opportunity for researchers to submit proposals for...

Apr 24, 2019

A Breakthrough in the Study of Laser/Plasma Interactions

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

With help from ALCF computing resources, researchers from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and CEA Saclay have developed a new 3D particle-in-cell (PIC) simulation tool that is enabling cutting-edge simulations of laser/plasma coupling mechanisms that were previously out of reach of...