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LLNL researchers develop 3D-printed metamaterials that change mechanical properties under magnetic fields

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory researchers have introduced a new class of metamaterials that can nearly instantly respond and stiffen 3D-printed structures when exposed to a magnetic field, a development that could be applied to...
7-Dec-2018 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites


DOE issues call for HPC for Energy Innovation proposals

The U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) High Performance Computing for Energy Innovation (HPC4EI) Initiative today issued its first joint solicitation for the High Performance Computing for Manufacturing Program (HPC4Mfg) and the High Performance...
14-Nov-2018 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites


Sierra Honored With Top Supercomputing Achievement From HPCwire

The high performance computing publication HPCwire handed Lawrence Livermore Laboratory (LLNL) and Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) their Editors’ Choice and Readers’ Choice Awards for the Top Supercomputing Achievement of 2018, recognizing...
13-Nov-2018 4:55 PM EST Add to Favorites


Sierra Reaches Higher Altitudes, Takes Number Two Spot on List of Fastest Supercomputers

Sierra, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s newest supercomputer, rose to second place on the list of the world’s fastest computing systems, TOP500 List representatives announced Monday at the International Conference for High Performance...
12-Nov-2018 3:00 PM EST Add to Favorites


New Penguin/AMD high-performance computing cluster coming to Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, in partnership with Penguin Computing, AMD, and Mellanox Technologies, will accept delivery of Corona, a new unclassified high performance computing (HPC) cluster that will provide unique capabilities for Lab...
12-Nov-2018 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites


Lawrence Livermore unveils NNSA’s Sierra, world’s third fastest supercomputer

The Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) and its industry partners today officially unveiled Sierra, one of the world’s fastest supercomputers, at a dedication...
26-Oct-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


DOE to Issue Joint Solicitation for HPC Programs

The U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) High Performance Computing for Energy Innovation (HPC4EI) Initiative has announced it will issue its first joint solicitation in November for two of its pillar initiatives, the High Performance Computing for...
24-Oct-2018 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Scientists uncover secret structure to safer explosives

Scientists at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have shown that the structure of microscopic pores in high explosive materials can significantly impact performance and safety. These findings open the door to the possibility of tuning high...
17-Oct-2018 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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