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Computing Facility

ALCF Acknowledgement Policy

As a U.S. Department of Energy user facility dedicated to the advancement of scientific discoveries, the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF) provides unique computing resources and expertise to a user community that is bound by certain policies designed to acknowledge and promote the work of others as well as the resources used to accomplish this work.

The ALCF requests your continued compliance with the terms of your program or discretionary award, specifically with regard to acknowledgments in publications and presentations based on work done with ALCF resources. Also, please forward your accepted publication citations to pubs@alcf.anl.gov.

AI Testbeds Publication Guidance

To publish technical reports and research papers using the ALCF AI testbeds, we request you to provide us with a draft of your paper prior to submission by emailing a copy to us at support@alcf.anl.gov. We will work closely with the AI testbed vendors to provide feedback in a timely manner. We strongly recommend you engage us and the vendors early and often in this process to help us facilitate your research objectives.

For guidance on acknowledgements, please see the following sample policies:

ALCF Only Acknowledgement

This research used resources of the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility, which is a DOE Office of Science User Facility supported under Contract DE-AC02-06CH11357.

INCITE/ALCF Acknowledgement

An award of computer time was provided by the Innovative and Novel Computational Impact on Theory and Experiment (INCITE) program. This research used resources of the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility, which is a DOE Office of Science User Facility supported under Contract DE-AC02-06CH11357.

INCITE/ALCF/OLCF Acknowledgement

An award of computer time was provided by the Innovative and Novel Computational Impact on Theory and Experiment (INCITE) program. This research used resources of the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility, which is a DOE Office of Science User Facility supported under contract DE-AC02-06CH11357. This research also used resources of the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility, which is a DOE Office of Science User Facility supported under Contract DE-AC05-00OR22725.