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ECP Director of Application Development Participates in Panel Discussion on Exascale

ECP's Andrew Siegel offered insights to a panel discussion on exascale computing at the 2018 Rice Oil & Gas Conference, March 12 and 13, in Houston.

A Game Changer: Metagenomic Clustering Powered by HPC

A new Berkeley Lab algorithm allows biologists to harness the capabilities of massively parallel supercomputers to make sense of a genomic 'data deluge.'

Doug Kothe Named One of HPCwire’s 2018 “People to Watch”

Exascale Computing Project Director Doug Kothe is among HPCwire's 2018 People to Watch. The list aims to foster a dialogue about the high-performance computing industry and highlight some of its best and brightest minds.

Article Highlights Aim of ECP, Profiles Two Researchers

The online newspaper the Los Alamos Daily Post features an article about ECP's effort to create a capable exascale ecosystem and profiles two of its researchers, Jim Ahrens and Danny Perez, of Los Alamos National Laboratory.

Exascale and the Food Industry

Mars, Incorporated, the world’s leading chocolate company and one of the largest food manufacturers, has a unique perspective on the impact that exascale computing will have on the food industry.

ECP: Shaking Things up With Earthquake Simulation

Hayward Fault Earthquake Simulations Increase Fidelity of Ground Motions Article ID: 689010 Released: 8-Feb-2018 5:05 AM EST Source Newsroom: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Lawrence Livermore and Lawrence Berkeley national laboratory scientists have used

Exascale: No. 1 Priority for DOE Science Office

An article in the public-sector IT publication GCN highlights the national importance of reaching exascale, the next computing power platform.

The Exascale Data and Visualization Project

Jim Ahrens of Los Alamos National Laboratory gives insights about the ECP Data and Visualization project in the Let's Talk Exascale podcast.

ECP Launches “Let’s Talk Exascale” Podcast Series

The insideHPC blog reports on the new podcast that explores the activities, challenges, accomplishments, and science impact of the Exascale Computing Project.

Nation’s Quest for Exascale ‘on a Solid Foundation’

Writing in HPCwire, Alex Larzelere, technologist, speaker, and author on a number of disruptive technologies, states that the US exascale program is poised to have an excellent 2018.

Exascale Computing Will Help Address Global Water Shortages and More

When exascale computing becomes a reality, it could be a boon to progress in water purification and a host of other research areas, according to a writer in the Huffington Post.

New Book Captures Programming Strategies for Future Systems

A new book examines programming strategies that are being applied across a wide spectrum of scientific domains in preparation for exascale computing.

Improving Energy Efficiency in the Software Stack

A special guest feature by Siddhartha Jana in the blog insideHPC provides an update on cross-community efforts to improve energy efficiency in the software stack.

From ZDNet: A Model Supercomputer for Exascale Testing is as Easy as Raspberry Pi

"Exascale" refers to computing systems at least 50 times faster than the most powerful supercomputers in use today. The problem faced by Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) and similar labs

The Hair-Raising Potential of Exascale Animation

As the development and accessibility of high-performance computers explode beyond current limits, so too will the creative possibilities for the future of CG animation ignite.

Computational Technologies are Key Weapons in Attacking Cancer

John Russell writes in HPCwire that the role of computational technologies in the quest for precision medicine for cancer has become increasingly important.

Invited Talk Examines Computational Chemistry, Newest Architectures, and Next-Generation Computers

This preview from insideHPC covers an invited SC17 talk on computational chemistry as it relates to the newest architectures and next-generation computers.

Exascale and the City

Exascale computing could help city planners, designers, and managers adapt cities to keep up with the complex and evolving needs of urban systems.

PathForward Vendor Hewlett Packard Enterprise Presents Eighteen Zeros Video

Watch a movie by Exascale Computing Project PathForward Vendor Hewlett Packard Enterprise on how the implications of an exascale computer will touch every aspect of our lives.

HPCwire – Argonne Training Program: Leaning into the Supercomputing Learning Curve

HPCwire -  The Exascale Computing Project's ATPESC (Argonne Training Program on Extreme-Scale Computing.