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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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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.
Groups of developers work on projects at the spring hackathon

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.
Computer model of the earth

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.
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Machine Learning Models Could Save Lives through Personalized Sepsis Diagnostics

Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Machine learning models developed at LLNL in conjunction with Kaiser Permanente can more accurately characterize a patient's progression through the stages of sepsis.
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Data Science Institute Brings Best Minds in AI, Machine Learning under One Umbrella

Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Launched earlier this year, the Data Science Institute (DSI) is an LLNL initiative designed to bring together myriad topics considered “data science” under one umbrella.
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Center for Applied Scientific Computing (CASC) Newsletter, Volume 5

Sunday, April 1, 2018
Highlights include the latest work with RAJA, the Exascale Computing Project, algebraic multigrid preconditioners, and OpenMP.
Rick Perry tours the machine room

DOE Secretary Visits LLNL, Livermore Computing Center

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Energy Secretary Rick Perry made his first visit to LLNL, praising employees for “making a difference” and reaffirming DOE’s commitment to securing the future of the national laboratories.