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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.



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.
a metal contraption

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.
poster display for Science on Saturday series

'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.
Image of the Earth with colors indicating different climate model data

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.
Fall hackathon participants

With Extra Caffeine, Fall Hackathon Fuels Innovation and Collaboration

Tuesday, January 2, 2018
Eighty-five participants “keep calm and hack" at Computation's fall hackathon
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Center for Applied Scientific Computing (CASC) Newsletter, Volume 4

Monday, January 1, 2018
Highlights include complex simulation codes, uncertainty quantification, discrete event simulation, and the Unify file system.
Kalvin Ogbuefi with his award

Student’s Essay on LLNL Summer Internship Wins Scholarship Award

Friday, December 22, 2017
Cal-State University Long Beach student Kalvin Ogbuefi, an intern in last summer's Data Science Student Institute (DSSI), won a $1,000 grand prize scholarship.
Marisol Gamboa standing in front of a supercomputer

LLNL's Gamboa a Role Model for Women Pursuing STEM

Thursday, December 21, 2017
Marisol Gamboa, associate division leader for Global Security Computing Applications, is one of 12 women selected to represent New Mexico’s Women of STEM in a calendar and on posters.
DOE Incite leadership computing logo

INCITE Awards LLNL Researchers with Computing Time at ANL and ORNL

Wednesday, December 20, 2017
LLNL teams were awarded dedicated time on supercomputers at other national laboratories under a DOE program aimed at supporting computationally intensive, large-scale research projects.