Posts tagged with "HPC Innovation Center"


DOE HPC4Mfg Program seeks to fund new proposals to jumpstart energy technologies

March 17, 2016 -  
LIVERMORE, Calif – A new U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) program designed to spur the use of high performance supercomputers to advance U.S. manufacturing is now seeking a second round of proposals from industry to compete for approximately $3 million in new funding. T he High Performance Computing...

DOE funds 'HPC for manufacturing' projects

Feb. 17, 2016 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and partners announce 10 new industry projects to advance manufacturing using high performance computing under a DOE program Industry projects ranging from improved turbine blades for aircraft engines and reduced heat loss in electronics to waste reduction in...

NASA features LLNL star-formation simulations

Jan. 12, 2016 -  
High performance computing (HPC) simulations exploring star formation by Lawrence Livermore astrophysicist Richard Klein were among select research highlights featured by NASA at the recent supercomputing conference in Austin, Texas. Klein’s “Simulating Star Formation: From Giant Molecular Clouds...

Tri-lab collaboration that will bring Sierra supercomputer to Lab recognized

Nov. 19, 2015 -  
The collaboration of Oak Ridge, Argonne and Lawrence Livermore (CORAL) that will bring the Sierra supercomputer to the Lab in 2018 has been recognized by HPCWire with an Editor’s Choice Award for Best HPC Collaboration between Government and Industry. The award was received by Doug Wade, head of...

State grant enables energy-saving retrofit of Lawrence Livermore computing clusters

Nov. 12, 2015 -  
Supercomputers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) will be retrofitted with liquid cooling systems under a California Energy Commission (CEC) grant to assess potential energy savings. Asetek, a leading provider of energy, efficient liquid cooling systems for data centers, servers and...

NNSA green-lights new open campus building

Oct. 27, 2015 -  
The Laboratory has received approval from the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) to take a first step toward building a new facility for the High Performance Computing Innovation Center (HPCIC) in the Livermore Valley Open Campus (LVOC). As a result, Lawrence Livermore National...

Labs tap Silicon Valley to bolster computing

Oct. 21, 2015 -  
The National Nuclear Security Administration’s (NNSA’s) Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory today announced the awarding of a subcontract to Penguin Computing — a leading developer of high-performance Linux cluster computing systems based in Silicon Valley — to bolster computing for stockpile...

Lab hosts ‘smart manufacturing’ conference

Oct. 16, 2015 -  
As industries worldwide undergo a sea change spurred by fast-moving technologies, how should society define manufacturing? And what are the best ways to improve the efficiency of emerging manufacturing processes? More than 60 representatives from the national labs, private industry, local counties...

Program puts HPC in hands of manufacturers

Sept. 17, 2015 -  
A new Department of Energy (DOE) initiative will allow industry to leverage the high performance computing (HPC) capabilities of Lawrence Livermore (LLNL), Oak Ridge and Lawrence Berkeley national laboratories to advance clean energy manufacturing technologies. The new program was announced by...