Posts tagged with "Computation"


DOE, VA meet to address veterans' challenges through supercomputing technologies

Feb. 16, 2018 -  
Officials and top scientists with the Department of Energy ( DOE ), Department of Veterans Affairs ( VA ) and several national labs gathered at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) earlier this month for a two-day event to discuss using supercomputing, machine learning, artificial...

LLNL/U.K. officials ink agreement to collaborate on HPC research, ensure competitiveness

Feb. 14, 2018 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) and the United Kingdom’s governing body for scientific research on Monday announced the signing of a new three-year agreement aimed at improving U.S. and U.K. industries through high performance computing, promoting research collaborations and...

Hayward fault earthquake simulations increase fidelity of ground motions

Feb. 8, 2018 -  
In the next 30 years, there is a one-in-three chance that the Hayward fault will rupture with a 6.7 magnitude or higher earthquake, according to the U nited States Geologic Survey (USGS). Such an earthquake will cause widespread damage to structures, transportation and utilities, as well as...

DOE's HPC4Manufacturing program seeks industry proposals for energy advances

Feb. 1, 2018 -  
The Department of Energy ( DOE ) on Feb. 1 announced up to $3 million will be available to U.S. manufacturers for public/private projects aimed at applying high performance computing to industry challenges for the advancement of energy innovation. The funding represents the latest round of...

DOE announces first awardees for new HPC4Materials for 'Severe Environments'

Jan. 11, 2018 -  
The Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Fossil Energy (FE) today announced the funding of $450,000 for the first two private-public partnerships under a brand-new initiative aimed at discovering, designing and scaling up production of novel materials for severe environments. The projects are the...

DOE announces funding for new HPC4Manufacturing industry projects

Jan. 11, 2018 -  
The Department of Energy’s (DOE) Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) today announced the funding of $1.87 million for seven new industry projects under an ongoing initiative designed to utilize DOE’s high-performance computing (HPC) resources and expertise to advance U.S. manufacturing and clean-...

Student’s essay on impact of LLNL summer internship wins scholarship award

Dec. 22, 2017 -  
Cal-State University Long Beach student Kalvin Ogbuefi, who interned last summer for Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s ( LLNL ) Data Science Student Institute ( DSSI ), recently won a $1,000 grand prize scholarship from the university for an essay about how his internship impacted his life...

INCITE awards LLNL researchers with computing time at Argonne, Oak Ridge

Dec. 20, 2017 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) scientists and researchers were among those awarded dedicated time on supercomputers at Argonne and Oak Ridge national laboratories under a Department of Energy program aimed at supporting computationally intensive, large-scale research projects. LLNL...

Lab-led HPC for Manufacturing project wins 'Innovation Excellence' award at SC17

Nov. 22, 2017 -  
An HPC for Manufacturing project aimed at saving time and money for paper product manufacturers earned an HPC Innovation Excellence Award at the 2017 SuperComputing Conference ( SC17 ) in Denver on Nov. 14. The project, led by LLNL researcher Will Elmer, was a collaboration with consumer goods...

SC17 recap: LLNL’s Computation contingent scales new heights in the Mile High City

Nov. 22, 2017 -  
The 2017 SuperComputing Conference ( SC17 ), the world’s largest gathering of scientists, researchers and vendors in high-performance computing (HPC), descended on Denver last week, as nearly 13,000 people crammed the Colorado Convention Center over six days to learn about and discuss the latest...