Category: In The News

PathForward Vendor Hewlett Packard Enterprise Presents Eighteen Zeros Video

Watch a movie by Exascale Computing Project PathForward Vendor Hewlett Packard Enterprise on how the implications of an exascale computer will touch every aspect of our lives.

HPCwire – Argonne Training Program: Leaning into the Supercomputing Learning Curve

HPCwire -  The Exascale Computing Project's ATPESC (Argonne Training Program on Extreme-Scale Computing.   https://www.hpcwire.com/off-the-wire/argonne-training-program-leaning-supercomputing-learning-curve/  

Future HPC Leaders Gather at Argonne Training Program on Extreme-Scale Computing

Exascale computing will open a universe of possibilities to simulate experiments and analyze reams of data. Special training will help scientists seize the opportunity.

Tri Alpha Energy Looks to Exascale Computing

From TOP500.org Posted by: Michael Feldman Fusion Energy Startup is Counting on Exascale Computing Tri Alpha Energy (TAE) is on a mission is to build the world’s first commercially viable

Assessing regional earthquake risk and hazards in the age of exascale

From Science Daily Assessing regional earthquake risk and hazards in the age of exascale With emerging exascale supercomputers, researchers will soon be able to accurately simulate the ground motions of

OLCF’s 200 Petaflops Summit Machine Still Slated for 2018 Start-up

HPCwire reports on a talk by Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility researcher Wayne Joubert on the status of the Summit supercomputer.

ECP Co-Design Center Achieves Orders of Magnitude Speed-Up in Latest Software Release

An article in HPCwire reports on the progress in software development of the Exascale Computing Project's Block-Structured Adaptive Mesh Refinement Co-Design Center.

Exascale Computing to Help Accelerate Drive for Clean Fusion Energy

Exascale Computing to Help Accelerate Drive for Clean Fusion Energy Jon Bashor Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Computing Sciences   For decades, scientists have struggled to create a clean, unlimited energy

HPCwire: Exascale Computing to Help Accelerate Drive for Clean Fusion Energy

An article by Jon Bashor of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Computing Sciences examines the need for exascale computing power to advance research on fusion reactor design and highlights the potential for collaboration with industry partners who will require this kind of power.

insideHPC: Exascale Computing to Accelerate Clean Fusion Energy

Using supercomputers to model and simulate plasma behavior, scientists have made great strides toward building a working fusion reactor. Exascale systems will bring the promise of fusion energy closer.

Feature: Cartography of the Cosmos

John Spizzirri at Argonne National Laboratory writes about the "Computing the Sky at Extreme Scales" project, or "ExaSky," one of the first efforts funded by the Exascale Computing Project.

HPCwire on IDEAS-ECP Training from the Exascale Computing Project

HPCwire describes how IDEAS-ECP training delivers insight on software development to the research community.

insideHPC: Exascale Computing Project Names Doug Kothe as Director

  https://insidehpc.com/2017/09/exascale-computing-project-names-doug-kothe-director/

HPCwire: ECP Names Doug Kothe As New ECP Director

  https://www.hpcwire.com/off-the-wire/exascale-computing-project-names-doug-kothe-director/  

Slate Writes that Exascale Will Foster Competitiveness, Sustainability, and Security

Achieving exascale computing will result in more realistic models for predicting weather and earthquakes and for making many other essential scientific and technological advances.

From HPCwire: LBL’s Kathy Yelick on the Promise and Progress of Exascale Science

LBL's Kathy Yelick on the Promise and Progress of Exascale Science

Wired Magazine Takes a Look at ORNL’s Next Supercomputer

When Summit at Oak Ridge National Laboratory comes online next year, it will be the most powerful supercomputer in the country and perhaps in the world.

NREL Report: Wind Could Supply 20 Percent of US Energy by 2030

HPCwire summarizes a recent report from the US Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory that explains how supercomputing-led scientific advances could make wind a greater supplier of the country's energy needs.

ORNL Researchers Turn to Deep Learning to Solve Science’s Big Data Problems

A team of researchers from Oak Ridge National Laboratory has been awarded nearly $2 million over three years from the Department of Energy to explore the potential of machine learning in revolutionizing scientific data analysis.

Getting the Most-Powerful Supercomputers Up and Running

The lessons the US Department of Energy Office of Science learns from the supercomputers at its user facilities will extend to launching its next high-performance computing challenge: exascale.