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ALCF's Bertoni and Luo lead Quantum Espresso webinar

As part of SC21's Student Cluster Competition, ALCF's Colleen Bertoni and Ye Luo provided an overview of Quantum Espresso, a suite of codes for electronic-structure calculations and materials modeling at the nanoscale.

ALCF's Colleen Bertoni and Ye Luo

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ALCF staff contribute to Argonne's annual Coding for Science Camp

As part of Argonne National Laboratory's annual Coding for Science Camp, ALCF’s Ti Leggett, Joe Insley and Silvio Rizzi hosted camp instructor Kelly Sturner and the participating high school students for a virtual tour of the ALCF data center and visualization lab today. ALCF's Michael Papka, Jini Ramprakash, Bethany Lusch and Tommy Marrinan are also contributing to this week’s camp.

2021 Coding for Science Camp: ALCF tour

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ALCF's Antonio Villareal recognized with NERSC HPC Achievement Award

Congrats to ALCF's Antonio Villarreal and the seven other recipients of NERSC's annual HPC Achievement Awards! Antonio was recognized for "developing innovative workflows to enable using HPC at scale in support of the LSST Dark Energy Science Collaboration."

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DOE's HPC4EI program selects new projects to advance manufacturing and materials development

The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded $3.7 million to 13 high-performance computing projects that will use DOE supercomputers to accelerate the development of breakthrough manufacturing and energy technologies. As part of the new HPC4EI awards, Argonne National Laboratory will partner with 3M, Raytheon Technologies and Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) to apply advanced modeling, simulation, data analysis, and machine learning capabilities to projects that aim to improve manufacturing efficiency and explore new materials for energy applications.

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ECP podcast: Researchers discuss fusion research code developement for Aurora

In a new podcast from DOE’s Exascale Computing Project, researchers discuss their efforts to prepare WDMApp (Whole Device Model Application) codes for future exascale systems, including the ALCF’s upcoming Aurora supercomputer. The episode, which focuses on three codes (XGC, GENE, and GEM) used for fusion energy research, is part of a series that highlights progress and lessons learned in optimizing code to run efficiently on GPU-accelerated exascale systems.

ECP podcast: WDMApp

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ALCF's Katherine Riley appears on Intel's Code Together podcast

In the latest episode of the Code Together podcast, ALCF's Katherine Riley joins Intel's Joe Curley to discuss scientific computing and inspiring the next generation of scientists and code developers.

Katherine Riley: INCITE Q&A

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ALCF’s Kalyan Kumaran participates in ISC roundtable

At the 2021 ISC High Performance conference, ALCF Director of Technology Kalyan Kumaran took part in a roundtable discussion focused on how changes in the HPC landscape will impact science in the near future. Hosted by Scientific Computing World, the webcast covered the increasing diversity of HPC hardware and the benefits and challenges that emerge for scientists, how centers evaluate new hardware, and the impact of exascale development and resources being created to help scientists make use of next-generation HPC systems.

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ALCF's Katherine Riley to speak at Argonne 75th anniversary event

Today at 6pm (CT), tune in for "75 years at Argonne National Laboratory: Supercomputers and X-rays," a free online event hosted by the Chicago Council on Science & Technology. Katherine Riley, ALCF Director of Science, and Curt Preissner, Principal Mechanical Engineer at the Advanced Photon Source, will provide an in-depth look at Argonne's large-scale scientific user facilities.

75 years at Argonne National Laboratory: Supercomputers and X-rays

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ALCF @ ISC 2021

Don't miss out on ALCF's contributions to the annual ISC High Performance conference and Intel's oneAPI Developer Summit at ISC. ALCF's Kristopher Rowe, Saumil Patel, Nevin Liber, Kevin Brown, Kevin Harms, and Prasanna Balaprakash are among the speakers participating in the upcoming events.

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ECP and ALCF to Host Twitter Chat June 21

Interested in hearing about the software stack being developed for the U.S Department of Energy's upcoming exascale supercomputers? Tune in to the Exascale Computing Project's Twitter page (@exascaleproject) at 2pm (ET) on Monday, June 21, for a live Twitter chat with the team behind the Extreme-scale Scientific Software Stack (E4S).

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