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Lab Plays Key Role in Richard Tapia Diversity in Computing Conference

Wednesday, February 27, 2013
With strong support from LLNL, the Richard Tapia Diversity in Computing Conference concluded its largest and most diverse meeting yet.

Stanford Center Gets Access to Sequoia Supercomputer

Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Access to Sequoia may enable Stanford’s turbulence researchers to make breakthroughs in modeling air flow and aeronautical engine design.

How to Use a Million-Core Supercomputer—Without It Blowing Up in Your Face

Thursday, January 31, 2013
Besides speeding up lengthy calculations, more cores and faster supercomputers will let scientists tackle even more complicated problems.

Dealing with Data Overload in the Scientific Realm

Tuesday, January 1, 2013
Novel algorithms and computational methods developed at Livermore help researchers who deal with data overload in diverse fields.

Sharing Seismic High Performance Computing Expertise with Academia

Friday, December 7, 2012
Laboratory researchers and university scientists gathered recently at a LLNL-hosted workshop for advancing seismology and geodynamics through HPC.

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.