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Titan: World's Fastest Supercomputer Unleashed
2012-10-29 10:21:25

The Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) has created a machine capable of doing the unthinkable. In fact, it’s capabilities not only sound impossible, they sound fictional.

Cray Computer Awarded Department Of Energy Contract
2011-10-12 05:11:15

Cray Computer was awarded a $97 million contract by the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory to upgrade the lab’s current Cray XT5 computer, dubbed Jaguar.

2010-06-28 13:05:54

NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md recently introduced the NASA Center for Climate Simulation (NCCS), an integrated set of supercomputing, visualization, and data interaction technologies that will enhance agency capabilities in weather and climate prediction research.

2010-06-28 10:08:00

GREENBELT, Md., June 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md.

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2009-11-16 09:15:00

East Tennessee is now home to two of the world's three fastest computers, according to new rankings released today.

2009-10-10 11:23:33

For the first time, climate scientists from across the country have successfully incorporated the nitrogen cycle into global simulations for climate change, questioning previous assumptions regarding carbon feedback and potentially helping to refine model forecasts about global warming.

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2008-11-25 10:28:33

Research Team Shatters Two-Second Barrier, Named Finalists for Gordon Bell Prize at SC08

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2008-11-18 07:50:00

The Department of Energy boosts the world’s fastest supercomputer for science, according to an annual ranking that will be released Tuesday at an international supercomputing conference in Austin.

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2008-11-11 11:10:53

If everyone in the world performed one mathematical calculation per second, it would take 650 years to do what the new supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory could do in one day.


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