How Hot is Too Hot in Fusion?
How Hot is Too Hot in Fusion?

Using the 27-petaflop Titan supercomputer, a team of researchers based at Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory are predicting how ITER—the world’s largest experimental magnetic fusion reactor, which is currently under construction in France—will withstand the extreme heat involved in extracting exhaust.

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Science

3-D Models Help Scientists Gauge Flood Impact
[July 18, 2017 | 9:50 am]

A team led by University of Iowa’s George Constantinescu is using Titan to create 3-D non-hydrostatic flood models that can be used to improve the predictive capabilities of existing 2-D models.

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Technology

Data-Driven Science for HPC Through CADES
[June 27, 2017 | 9:01 am]

In response to a growing interest in data services that are integrated with high-performance computing, the National Center for Computational Sciences has expanded its data analysis group, the Advanced Data and Workflow group.

June 5, 2017 - 12:43 pm

People

OLCF Staff Reach Students through Coding Events
[July 18, 2017 | 10:09 am]

OLCF staff members recently participated in coding events that aimed to introduce middle and high school students to computing and coding concepts—CodeStock Academy and WiC’s “Introduce Your Daughter to Code.”

July 18, 2017 - 10:00 am