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LLNL Computing’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.



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DOE and VA to Address Veterans' Challenges with Supercomputing

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
The DOE, Dept. of Veterans Affairs, and several national labs met at LLNL to discuss using HPC, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and other tech to solve challenges facing veterans.
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LLNL and U.K. Officials Sign Agreement to Collaborate on HPC Research

Wednesday, February 14, 2018
LLNL and the United Kingdom’s Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) sign a new 3-year agreement aimed at improving both countries' industries through HPC.
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The Global Women in Data Science Conference Comes to Livermore

Tuesday, February 13, 2018
LLNL will host a livestream of Stanford University's annual WiDS conference on March 5 as well as feature Lab scientists throughout the day.
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Earthquake Simulations Increase Fidelity of Ground Motions

Friday, February 9, 2018
Along with Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, our scientists use supercomputers to model ground shaking for a magnitude 7.0 earthquake on California's Hayward fault.
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Proxy Apps Set the Stage for Exascale Computing Project

Thursday, February 8, 2018
LLNL's Dave Richards joins the Let’s Talk Exascale podcast to discuss the ECP's Proxy Apps project.
Simulation of turbulent kinetic energy

LLNL-Led HPC4Mfg Seeks Industry Proposals for Energy Advances

Thursday, February 1, 2018
Up to $3 million will be available to U.S. manufacturers for projects aimed at applying HPC to industry challenges for the advancement of energy innovation.
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DOE Announces Funding for New HPC4Manufacturing Industry Projects

Friday, January 12, 2018
LLNL brings HPC power to several newly funded partnerships with private industry to advance U.S. manufacturing and clean-energy technologies.
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HPC4Materials Receives "Severe Environments" Funding

Thursday, January 11, 2018
DOE awards LLNL-led HPC4Mtls initiative funding for a brand-new initiative aimed at discovering, designing, and scaling up production of novel materials for severe environments.
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'Science on Saturday' Series to Feature Machine Learning

Wednesday, January 10, 2018
LLNL’s popular lecture series returns to the Bankhead Theater in Livermore. Join computer scientist Katie Lewis on February 24 for a fun, interactive presentation for all ages.
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The Atmosphere around Climate Models

Wednesday, January 3, 2018
Since LLNL’s earliest days, cutting-edge science and computation capabilities for the nuclear weapons programs have also advanced climate modeling.