Leveraging Non-Volatile Memory, Big Data and Distributed Workflow Technology to Leap Forward Brain Modeling

PI Name: 
Fabien Delalondre
Institution: 
Ecole Federale Polytechnique de Lausanne
Allocation Program: 
ALCF Data Science Program
Allocation Hours at ALCF: 
10 Million
Year: 
2017
Research Domain: 
Biological Sciences

The goal of this project is to facilitate and support complex computational neuroscience workflows through the integration of new data storage paradigms, run times, and big data technology. This will enable the simulation and analysis of brain tissue models at unprecedented scale, paving the way for future brain research and neuroscience breakthroughs.