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New Tool for Faster, More Accurate Analysis of Chemical Bonding

Thursday, May 31, 2018
TopoMS, a computational tool enabling detailed topological analysis of molecular and condensed‐matter systems, is highlighted in the Journal of Computational Chemistry.
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Sidney Fernbach Postdoctoral Fellowship Awarded to Will Pazner

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
LLNL has named Will Pazner as Computation’s third Sidney Fernbach Postdoctoral Fellow in the Computing Sciences.
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Exascale Computing Project Audio Update: Hardware & Integration

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
LLNL's Terri Quinn explains how ECP’s Hardware and Integration research focus area promotes mutually beneficial collaborations between DOE labs and ECP teams.
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Universal Coding of the Reals: Alternatives to IEEE Floating Point

Friday, May 18, 2018
In this video from the Conference on Next Generation Arithmetic (CoNGA) conference in Singapore, LLNL's Peter Lindstrom presents: "Universal Coding of the Reals: Alternatives to IEEE Floating Point."
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Science Bowl Finalists Take on Cyber Challenge

Thursday, May 10, 2018
For the second year, LLNL staff and Cyber Defender students conducted the CyberCraft Cyber Challenge for the middle school finalists at the National Science Bowl.
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Leading a Revolution in Design

Monday, April 30, 2018
LLNL researchers are using HPC codes and systems to transform how engineers create complex parts with additive manufacturing technologies.
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Persistence Prevails at the Spring Hackathon

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
It wouldn’t be spring at Lawrence Livermore without baby geese, flowering trees, bicyclists, and of course the hackathon.
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New Exascale System for Earth Simulation

Monday, April 23, 2018
After four years of development, the Energy Exascale Earth System Model (E3SM) will be released to the broader scientific community this month.
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Video: Ambassadors of Code

Thursday, April 12, 2018
Computation's Ian Lee discusses the value of open-source software and LLNL's role in the open-source community.
Dave Mathisen leads a tour group at NIF

Computing Tour Guides Help Put NIF’s Best Foot Forward

Tuesday, April 10, 2018
NIF Computing division leader Lisa Belk and computer scientist Dave Mathisen are part of the volunteer team that gives tours to thousands of visitors every year.