Posts tagged with "HPC Innovation Center"

For article Lawrence Livermore's Vulcan brings 5 petaflops computing power to collaborations with industry and academia to advance science and technology

Lawrence Livermore's Vulcan brings 5 petaflops computing power to collaborations with industry and academia to advance science and technology

June 11, 2013 -  
Livermore, CA -- The Vulcan supercomputer at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory is now available for collaborative work with industry and research universities to advance science and accelerate the technological innovation at the heart of U.S. economic competitiveness. A 5 petaflops (...
For article New computational center brings focus and order to the study of turbulence

New computational center brings focus and order to the study of turbulence

May 6, 2013 -  
The Turbulence Analysis and Simulation Center (TASC) in the Computational Engineering Division (CED) is now open for business and ready to serve Laboratory research programs and to work with partners in industry. The TASC also recently launched its new external Website . The first-of-its-kind...
For article Lawrence Livermore and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute scientists set a new simulation speed record on the Sequoia supercomputer

Lawrence Livermore and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute scientists set a new simulation speed record on the Sequoia supercomputer

April 30, 2013 -  
Computer scientists at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute have set a high performance computing speed record that opens the way to the scientific exploration of complex planetary-scale systems. In a paper to be published in May, the joint team will...
For article Gordon Bell reminisces and gets a look at the HPC revolution he helped foment

Gordon Bell reminisces and gets a look at the HPC revolution he helped foment

April 26, 2013 -  
In opening his Director's Distinguished Lecturer Series presentation Wednesday, Gordon Bell joked that when it comes to the security badge requirements for getting on site "nothing has changed since my first visit in 1961." But when it comes to high performance computing at LLNL, much has changed...
For article Sequoia supercomputer transitions to classified work

Sequoia supercomputer transitions to classified work

April 17, 2013 -  
The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) today announced that its Sequoia supercomputer at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) has completed its transition to classified computing in support of the Stockpile Stewardship Program, which helps the United States ensure the safety,...
For article CES-21 board meets at Lawrence Livermore

CES-21 board meets at Lawrence Livermore

April 16, 2013 -  
The California Energy System for the 21st Century (CES-21) Board of Directors convened their latest public meeting at Livermore Valley Open Campus (LVOC) last Thursday. Following welcoming remarks by Computation Associate Director Dona Crawford and comments by CES-21 Executive Director Steve Larson...
For article Nine scientists named Distinguished Members of Technical Staff

Nine scientists named Distinguished Members of Technical Staff

April 4, 2013 -  
Nine Laboratory scientists have joined the ranks of 14 other researchers by being named members of the Lab's Distinguished Members of Technical Staff (DMTS) for their extraordinary scientific and technical contributions to the Laboratory and its missions as acknowledged by their professional peers...
For article George Michael Memorial HPC Fellowship now accepting applications

George Michael Memorial HPC Fellowship now accepting applications

April 2, 2013 -  
The fellowship named for pioneering Lawrence Livermore computational scientist George Michael is now accepting applications from exceptional PhD students whose research focus is on high-performance computing applications, networking, storage, or large-scale data analysis using the most powerful...
For article Record simulations conducted on Lawrence Livermore supercomputer

Record simulations conducted on Lawrence Livermore supercomputer

March 19, 2013 -  
LIVERMORE, Calif. -- Researchers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have performed record simulations using all 1,572,864 cores of Sequoia, the largest supercomputer in the world. Sequoia, based on IBM BlueGene/Q architecture, is the first machine to exceed one million computational cores...
For article Lab plays key role in Richard Tapia Diversity in Computing Conference

Lab plays key role in Richard Tapia Diversity in Computing Conference

Feb. 27, 2013 -  
With strong support from Lawrence Livermore, the 2013 edition of the Richard Tapia Diversity in Computing Conference concluded the largest and most diverse meeting of its 12-year history in Washington, D.C. Over the last dozen years, the conference has served as a catalyst for bringing researchers...