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Marisol Gamboa with two students

TECHNOLOchicas Inspire Latina Youth

Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Computation's Marisol Gamboa serves as ambassador to young Latinas who may be pondering a career in a STEM field.
Summer Hackathon encourages growth of grassroots ideas

Summer Hackathon Encourages Growth of Grassroots Ideas

Wednesday, August 9, 2017
The latest hackathon event promotes cross-directorate collaboration and grassroots ideas.
ALE3D simulation

NASA Uses ALE3D to Simulate Asteroid Impacts

Monday, August 7, 2017
Experts with the Asteroid Threat Assessment Project at the NASA Advanced Supercomputing facility rely on LLNL's modeling software for detailed simulations.
Livermore Computing team

We Are Livermore Computing. Ask Us Anything!

Thursday, August 3, 2017
Scientists from Livermore Computing answer questions during a Reddit "ask me anything" session on r/science.
Edgar Leon

Livermore Computer Scientist Wins Best Paper Award

Monday, July 31, 2017
With Virginia Tech colleagues, LLNL’s Edgar León is honored for recent work in parallel performance.
LLNL awards

Laboratory Researchers Recognized for Accomplishments

Thursday, July 20, 2017
Computation's Todd Gamblin and Peter Lindstrom receive Early and Mid-Career Awards.
Request for Commits podcast logo

Spack Featured in Podcast on Open Source and Supercomputers

Thursday, July 13, 2017
LLNL's Todd Gamblin joins the "Request for Commits" podcast to talk about Spack, a versatile HPC package manager.
ALE3D simulation

A National Security Code Is Reborn for Industry

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
ALE3D, a multiphysics software tool, solves engineering and physics problems important to national security.
car crash simulation

Ready, Set, Innovate! Entrepreneurship Flourishes at the Laboratory

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
LLNL's Entrepreneurs’ Hall of Fame features computer simulation and networking innovations.
Optane 3D Xpoint device

LLNL Evaluates Intel Optane 3D Xpoint Performance

Monday, July 10, 2017
I/O and application-level benchmarks put Intel's Optane 3D XPoint non-volatile memory technology to the test.