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Computation’s groundbreaking research and development activities, innovative technologies, and world-class staff are often featured in various media outlets. For more information on computing at LLNL, please explore the resources below.



Bug Repellent for Supercomputers Proves Effective

Wednesday, November 14, 2012
LLNL researchers have used STAT, a highly scalable, lightweight tool, to debug a program running more than one million MPI processes.

Industrial Partners Praise LLNL’s Computer Strengths

Friday, November 9, 2012
Visiting industrial research managers spoke out about how LLNL’s computing skills and resources promise to transform their businesses.

Early Science Runs Prepare LLNL's Sequoia for National Security Missions

Friday, November 9, 2012
Researchers from NNSA’s three nuclear weapons laboratories are testing Sequoia’s power and versatility by running unclassified science codes.

Sequoia Supercomputer Earns Popular Mechanics 2012 Breakthrough Award

Tuesday, November 6, 2012
LLNL’s Sequoia supercomputer was recognized as one of the 10 top “world-changing” innovations in 2012.

Simulation and Precision Engineering Lead to Extraordinary Results in Experiment

Thursday, November 1, 2012
At Livermore, a significant subscale integrated weapons experiment was designed using an advanced, three-dimensional supercomputer software code.

World's Top Supercomputer Simulates the Human Heart

Monday, October 22, 2012
Scientists use Sequoia’s incredible power to build a simulation of the human heat that predicts how a heart would respond to particular drugs.

Computation Scientists Inducted into LLNL Entrepreneurs' Hall of Fame

Thursday, October 4, 2012
Lawrence Livermore recognized 15 former employees who have made major contributions to the nation through their inventiveness and entrepreneurial work.

Venturing into the Heart of High Performance Computing Simulations

Saturday, September 1, 2012
Researchers from Livermore and IBM have developed a supercomputer code called Cardioid that realistically mimics the electrophysiology of a beating human heart.

Hpc4energy Incubator Highlighted in LLNL's Magazine

Friday, June 1, 2012
Livermore energy and computer researchers pair with scientists from six companies to help solve compelling energy-related problems.