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Energy Giant Vestas Harnesses HPC and Analytics for Renewables

Sep 21, 2016 |

The energy industry was an early adopter of supercomputing; in fact, energy companies have the most powerful supercomputers in the commercial world. And although HPC in the energy sector is almost exclusively associated with seismic workloads, it also plays a critical role with renewables as well, reflecting the growing maturity of that vertical. The largest Read more…

Interview: Stanford’s Top Engineer from Chips to ABCs

Jun 17, 2010 |

Dean Plummer talks about the future of CMOS, alternative energy, and the profession of engineering.

The Week in Review

Apr 29, 2010 |

Sandia’s Red Mesa supercomputer is being used to develop alternative energy resources; the NSF sponsors a workshop on sustainable funding for HPC centers; and EM Photonics offers CUDA training classes. We recap those stories and more in our weekly wrapup.