Posts tagged with "Computing"

For article CECOR summer internship prepares students from HBCU for cybersecurity jobs, research

CECOR summer internship prepares students from HBCU for cybersecurity jobs, research

July 15, 2019 -  
A University of the Virgin Islands graduate with a degree in computer science, Angie Estien first heard of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) at a conference in Puerto Rico during her sophomore year. Intrigued by the Lab’s national security mission, she wanted to learn more. Working with...
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HPC4Energy Innovation Program announces first awards for public/private partnerships

July 10, 2019 -  
The High Performance Computing for Energy Innovation program (HPC4EI) today announced the nine public/private projects awarded more than $2 million from the Department of Energy (DOE), with aims of improving energy production, enhancing or developing new material properties and reducing energy...
For article LLNL’s Lassen supercomputer leaps to No. 10 on TOP500 list, Sierra remains No. 2

LLNL’s Lassen supercomputer leaps to No. 10 on TOP500 list, Sierra remains No. 2

June 18, 2019 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ’s Lassen joined its companion system Sierra in the top 10 of the TOP500 list of the world’s most powerful supercomputers, announced Monday at the 2019 International Supercomputing Conference (ISC19) in Frankfurt, Germany. Lassen, an unclassified, heterogenous...
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LLNL, foundation seek to set up ALS consortium

June 14, 2019 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) and the Livermore Lab Foundation ( LLF ) are exploring the establishment of a consortium that would leverage the Lab’s computing capabilities to identify causal factors for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or Lou Gehrig’s disease. Under a newly...
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Two-week workshop lets UC Merced students step into shoes of Lab computer scientists

June 12, 2019 -  
University of California Merced student Asmaa Mohamed, who immigrated to the U.S. from Egypt in 2013, recently graduated with a bachelor’s degree in developmental biology. She plans on pursuing her Ph.D. through Dartmouth College and is studying immunology in hopes of someday creating novel cancer...
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Redesign of Cardioid's heartbeat simulation brings code one step closer to clinical use

June 11, 2019 -  
A team of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) researchers has successfully optimized a code that models the human heartbeat for next-generation, graphics processing unit (GPU)-based supercomputers, with an eye on developing it for virtual drug screening and modeling heart activity in...
For article NFL comes to Lab to hear latest on TBI research

NFL comes to Lab to hear latest on TBI research

June 5, 2019 -  
Officials from the National Football League visited Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) recently to hear how the Department of Energy’s ( DOE ) national laboratories are using high-performance computing and artificial intelligence to advance scientific understanding of traumatic brain...
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New call for HPC4EnergyInnovation proposals

April 1, 2019 -  
The Department of Energy (DOE) and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) today announced the spring 2019 call for proposals for the High Performance Computing for Energy Innovation (HPC4EI) Program, including three of its pillar programs. Managed by LLNL in partnership with other national...
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Multi-institutional meeting centers on making the ‘impossible’ possible in cancer research

March 22, 2019 -  
Computer scientists, biomedical engineers, cancer biologists and bioinformaticians from eight Department of Energy (DOE) national laboratories, health-related government agencies and universities converged at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) March 6-7 to discuss ongoing efforts to...
For article Making connections, career development highlight Women in Data Science regional event

Making connections, career development highlight Women in Data Science regional event

March 11, 2019 -  
For the second straight year, the HPC Innovation Center at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) played host to a Women in Data Science (WiDS) regional event on March 4, drawing in dozens of attendees from LLNL, local universities and other Bay Area national laboratories. Livermore was...