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LLNL Computation executives receive an award at SC18

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LLNL awards

Laboratory Researchers Recognized for Accomplishments

Thursday, July 20, 2017
Computation's Todd Gamblin and Peter Lindstrom receive Early and Mid-Career Awards.
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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Center for Applied Scientific Computing (CASC) Newsletter, Volume 2

Thursday, July 6, 2017
Highlights include Computation’s annual external review, machine learning for ALE simulations, CFD modeling for low-carbon solutions, seismic modeling, and an in-line floating point compression tool.
LLNL Expands Data Science Pipeline through Internship Program

LLNL Expands Data Science Pipeline through Internship Program

Monday, July 3, 2017
Co-sponsored by Computation and Engineering directorates, the Data Science Summer Institute teaches students about deep learning, Bayesian basics, predictive modeling, and statistical computing.
LLNL and Partners Prepare for New Era of Computing through Centers of Excellence

LLNL and Partners Prepare for New Era of Computing through Centers of Excellence

Friday, June 30, 2017
The DOE's Centers of Excellence provide computational scientists with the tools they will need to utilize pre-exascale and exascale systems.
Building a better big rig: simulations improve aerodynamics

Building a Better Big Rig: Simulations Improve Aerodynamics

Friday, June 9, 2017
As part of a DOE collaboration aimed at developing fuel-efficient transportation solutions, wind tunnel tests validate LLNL’s simulated SuperTruck designs.
LLNL's Laboratory-Wide LDRD Program Blazes New Trails

LLNL's Laboratory-Wide LDRD Program Blazes New Trails

Thursday, June 8, 2017
CASC scientist Erik Draeger reflects on his experience with the Laboratory Directed Research and Development Program.