NSF Budget Approved for $8.3B in 2020, a 2.5% Increase

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has been spared a President Trump-proposed budget cut that would have rolled back its funding to 2012 levels. Congress passed legislation last month that set

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NOAA Updates Its Massive, Supercomputer-Generated Climate Dataset

As Australia burns, understanding and mitigating the climate crisis is more urgent than ever. Now, by leveraging the computing resources at the National Energy Research Scientific Computing Cente

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Atos-AMD System to Quintuple Supercomputing Power at European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts

The United Kingdom-based European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF), a supercomputer-powered weather forecasting organization backed by most of the countries in Europe, has signed

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Julia Programming’s Dramatic Rise in HPC and Elsewhere

Back in 2012 a paper by four computer scientists including Alan Edelman of MIT introduced Julia, A Fast Dynamic Language for Technical Computing. At the time, the gold standard programming langua

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Stanford Team Builds Particle Accelerator on a Chip

January 9, 2020

When most of us think of particle accelerators, we think of massive feats of engineering like CERN’s Large Hadron Collider, which remains the largest machine Read more…

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HPCwire Awards Highlight Supercomputing Achievements in the Sciences

January 7, 2020

In November at SC19 in Denver, the HPCwire Readers’ and Editors’ Choice awards program celebrated its 16th year of honoring remarkable achievements in high-performance computing. With categories ranging from Best Use of HPC in Energy to Top HPC-Enabled Scientific Achievement, many of the winners contributed to groundbreaking developments in the sciences. This editorial highlights those awards. Read more…

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What’s New in HPC Research: Gravitational Lenses, the Human Brain Project, Biofuels & More

January 6, 2020

In this bimonthly feature, HPCwire highlights newly published research in the high-performance computing community and related domains. From parallel programm Read more…

By Oliver Peckham

Russia Invests $790M into its Quantum Future

January 6, 2020

Russia's $790 million (₽500 billion) investment marks the country’s official entry to the quantum race. The investment will provide leading Russian research Read more…

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HPC Career Notes: January 2020 Edition

January 3, 2020

In this monthly feature, we'll keep you up-to-date on the latest career developments for individuals in the high-performance computing community. Whether it's a Read more…

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Using Supercomputing to Improve Building Energy Efficiency

December 24, 2019

In the United States, building energy use is a serious problem: buildings account for 70 percent of total electricity consumption, with the plurality of the ene Read more…

By Oliver Peckham

Blasts from the (Recent) Past and Hopes for the Future

December 23, 2019

What does 2020 look like to you? What did 2019 look like? Lots happened but the main trends were carryovers from 2018 – AI messaging again blanketed everything; the roll-out of new big machines and exascale announcements continued; processor diversity and system disaggregation kicked up a notch; hyperscalers continued flexing their muscles (think AWS and its Graviton2 processor); and the U.S. and China continued their awkward trade war. Read more…

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Summit Helps to Prepare for Data from the World’s Largest Radio Telescope

December 20, 2019

The Square Kilometre Array (SKA) is an international collaboration aimed at building the world’s largest radio telescope through an unprecedentedly large coll Read more…

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