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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.



Exascale in motion on earthquake risks

Exascale in Motion on Earthquake Risks

Thursday, October 12, 2017
As part of the DOE's Exascale Computing Project, LLNL scientists simulate the detailed geology and physics of earthquake ground motion.
LLNL 65th anniversary

65 Years of Excellence and Innovation in the National Interest

Friday, October 6, 2017
LLNL marks a milestone anniversary! Download the booklet (PDF) to see how far we've come since the IBM 701 computer in 1954.
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HPC4Mfg Program Uses LLNL Supercomputers for Papermaking Simulations

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
A project with Procter and Gamble yields the largest multi-scale model of paper products, simulating thousands of fibers with micron-scale resolution.
San Joaquin Expanding Your Horizons conference for girls

Computation Volunteers Help Make SJEYH Conference a Success

Monday, October 2, 2017
The San Joaquin Expanding Your Horizons (SJEYH) conference for girls celebrates its 25th year. LLNL Computation volunteers include the conference's co-chair Jeene Villanueva.
CASC logo over a monotone image of the Sierra supercomputer

Center for Applied Scientific Computing (CASC) Newsletter, Volume 3

Sunday, October 1, 2017
Highlights include recent LDRD projects, Livermore Tomography Tools, our work with the open-source software community, fault recovery, and CEED.
image of computer simulations

Gearing up for the Next Generation of Computer-Aided Design and Engineering

Friday, September 22, 2017
LLNL's newly minted Center for Design and Optimization is tasked with using advanced manufacturing techniques, HPC, and cutting-edge simulation codes to optimize design.
Cyrus Harrison presenting in front of a group

Inaugural Developer Day Deemed an ‘Awesome’ Success

Thursday, September 21, 2017
The first-ever LLNL Developer Day event included Lightning Talks, Deep Dives, a discussion panel, and plenty of snacks.
HPC4Mtls Program

LLNL Leads New Effort in HPC4Mtls Program

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
LLNL will be part of a new DOE effort to apply HPC to the discovery, design, and development of materials for severe environments.
Computation Boosts Materials Discovery

Computation Boosts Materials Discovery

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
LLNL scientists and engineers join forces to accelerate materials synthesis and optimization using machine learning and big data analytics.
Grace Hopper Celebration

Gearing up for GHC17

Monday, September 18, 2017
LLNL scientists are preparing for the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing (October 4–6 in Orlando, FL). Read more about our presenters and attendees.