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Knoxville News Sentinel
Longtime U.S. Department of Energy reporter for News Sentinel retiresbackgrounds can understand. They also presented Munger with mementos, includin
Longtime U.S. Department of Energy reporter for News Sentinel retires
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
backgrounds can understand. They also presented Munger with mementos, including a framed collection of photos from Oak Ridge National Laboratory showing Munger at work over the years, reporting at the lab. "I can say without reservation... Read more
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FOX Business
NVIDIA Corporation to Launch New Graphics Cards in Early Julymuch is known about this architecture other than that Volta is already set to p
NVIDIA Corporation to Launch New Graphics Cards in Early July
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
much is known about this architecture other than that Volta is already set to power the upcoming Summit supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. The computer itself is expected to be installed in 2017 and should go online in 2018. I... Read more
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FOX Business
NVIDIA Corporation to Launch New Graphics Cards in Early Julymuch is known about this architecture other than that Volta is already set to p
NVIDIA Corporation to Launch New Graphics Cards in Early July
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
much is known about this architecture other than that Volta is already set to power the upcoming Summit supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. The computer itself is expected to be installed in 2017 and should go online in 2018. I... Read more
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PhysOrg
Heat, light stimulate self-assembly: Researchers develop shape-changing 'smart' materialand Materials Engineering (MME), and Yuzhan Li, MME staff scientist, in collabo
Heat, light stimulate self-assembly: Researchers develop shape-changing 'smart' material
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
and Materials Engineering (MME), and Yuzhan Li, MME staff scientist, in collaboration with Orlando Rio, a researcher at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Adding functional versatility Smart materials that can react to external stimuli, like light... Read more
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PhysOrg
Climate study finds human fingerprint in Northern Hemisphere greeninganthropogenic and natural forcings (lower right). Credit: ORNL A multinational
Climate study finds human fingerprint in Northern Hemisphere greening
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
anthropogenic and natural forcings (lower right). Credit: ORNL A multinational team led by the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory Climate Change Science Institute has found the first positive correlation between human... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
ORNL is part of Obama administration’s beat-cancer programORNL Computing and Computational Sciences Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014. (MICHAEL PATR
ORNL is part of Obama administration’s beat-cancer program
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
ORNL Computing and Computational Sciences Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014. (MICHAEL PATRICK/NEWS SENTINEL) OAK RIDGE — Oak Ridge National Laboratory is part of the Obama administration's sweeping program to defeat cancer, joining with other labs and the... Read more
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The Record
Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning greenand Eurasia where greening has not been seen. Starting from this set of observ
Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning green
The Record / Posted 3 days ago
and Eurasia where greening has not been seen. Starting from this set of observations, the researchers, led by Jiafu Mao of Oak Ridge National Laboratory but including 18 others from multiple institutions in the United States, France, and China,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning greenand Eurasia where greening has not been seen. Starting from this set of observ
Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning green
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
and Eurasia where greening has not been seen. Starting from this set of observations, the researchers, led by Jiafu Mao of Oak Ridge National Laboratory but including 18 others from multiple institutions in the United States, France, and China,... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning greenand Eurasia where greening has not been seen. Starting from this set of observ
Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning green
The Houma Courier / Posted 4 days ago
and Eurasia where greening has not been seen. Starting from this set of observations, the researchers, led by Jiafu Mao of Oak Ridge National Laboratory but including 18 others from multiple institutions in the United States, France, and China,... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning greenand Eurasia where greening has not been seen. Starting from this set of observ
Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning green
The Daily Comet / Posted 4 days ago
and Eurasia where greening has not been seen. Starting from this set of observations, the researchers, led by Jiafu Mao of Oak Ridge National Laboratory but including 18 others from multiple institutions in the United States, France, and China,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning greenand Eurasia where greening has not been seen. Starting from this set of observ
Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning green
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
and Eurasia where greening has not been seen. Starting from this set of observations, the researchers, led by Jiafu Mao of Oak Ridge National Laboratory but including 18 others from multiple institutions in the United States, France, and China,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning greenand Eurasia where greening has not been seen. Starting from this set of observ
Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning green
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
and Eurasia where greening has not been seen. Starting from this set of observations, the researchers, led by Jiafu Mao of Oak Ridge National Laboratory but including 18 others from multiple institutions in the United States, France, and China,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning greenand Eurasia where greening has not been seen. Starting from this set of observ
Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning green
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
and Eurasia where greening has not been seen. Starting from this set of observations, the researchers, led by Jiafu Mao of Oak Ridge National Laboratory but including 18 others from multiple institutions in the United States, France, and China,... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
IBM's 200 petaflop Summit supercomputer to crush China's Sunway TaihuLightThe machine, called IBM Summit, will be delivered to the US Department of Energ
IBM's 200 petaflop Summit supercomputer to crush China's Sunway TaihuLight
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 4 days ago
The machine, called IBM Summit, will be delivered to the US Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory in early 2018. It will be even more powerful than originally planned as when the project was first announced in 2014, the aim was to... Read more
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CIO
Battle lines are drawn: IBM prepares Power9 to take on Intel and ARMsupercomputer called Summit with Power9 chips will be deployed in early 2018 by
Battle lines are drawn: IBM prepares Power9 to take on Intel and ARM
CIO / Posted 5 days ago
supercomputer called Summit with Power9 chips will be deployed in early 2018 by the U.S. Department of Energy at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. When deployed, Summit could be one of the world's fastest computers. Until a few years ago,... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
UT chancellor’s post could prove popular with job-seekerswho said he thinks highly of Cheek, said UT's research, range of disciplines an
UT chancellor’s post could prove popular with job-seekers
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
who said he thinks highly of Cheek, said UT's research, range of disciplines and relationship with Oak Ridge National Laboratory make the chancellor's position a "big time" role. "It's a very attractive job," McPherson... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Battle lines are drawn: IBM prepares Power9 to take on Intel and ARMsupercomputer called Summit with Power9 chips will be deployed in early 2018 by
Battle lines are drawn: IBM prepares Power9 to take on Intel and ARM
Computer World Australia / Posted 8 days ago
supercomputer called Summit with Power9 chips will be deployed in early 2018 by the U.S. Department of Energy at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. When deployed, Summit could be one of the world's fastest computers. Until a few years ago,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ultrasonic dryer will SHAKE clothes dry (and never shrink them!)high-pitched sounds so intense they shake wet clothes dry - and in just 20 to 3
Ultrasonic dryer will SHAKE clothes dry (and never shrink them!)
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
high-pitched sounds so intense they shake wet clothes dry - and in just 20 to 30 minutes. Ayyoub Momen, a researcher at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, collaborated with General Electric to produce this cutting-edge house hold... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
UT trustees: New chancellor should build on Cheek’s success; search firm hiredwork with local businesses, because Knoxville and UT are "critical" to each oth
UT trustees: New chancellor should build on Cheek’s success; search firm hired
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
work with local businesses, because Knoxville and UT are "critical" to each other. Plus, partnerships with Cherokee Farms, Oak Ridge National Laboratory and others bring high-paying jobs to the community. And while a new chancellor should think... Read more
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U.S. Department of Energy
Atomic Sandblasters Could Replace Siliconall electronics today rely on silicon computer chips, but this darling of the t
Atomic Sandblasters Could Replace Silicon
U.S. Department of Energy / Posted 9 days ago
all electronics today rely on silicon computer chips, but this darling of the tech industry has drawbacks. Researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory may have found a pathway to a cheaper, lighter and more efficient replacement. Today, silicon... Read more
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ExtremeTech
IBM to deliver 200-petaflop supercomputer by early 2018; Cray moves to Intel Xeon Phito China’s new Sunway TiahuLight system that was announced Monday, and fast. Fi
IBM to deliver 200-petaflop supercomputer by early 2018; Cray moves to Intel Xeon Phi
ExtremeTech / Posted 9 days ago
to China’s new Sunway TiahuLight system that was announced Monday, and fast. First, the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory is expected to take delivery of a new IBM system, named Summit, in early 2018 that will now be... Read more
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PhysOrg
How does your garden grow? Study identifies instigators of plant growthIn the BioEnergy Science Center, researcher examines a tray of Arabidopsis. Cre
How does your garden grow? Study identifies instigators of plant growth
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
In the BioEnergy Science Center, researcher examines a tray of Arabidopsis. Credit: Oak Ridge National Laboratory A major component of wood, grain, and forage, xylan provides a strong, flexible molecular scaffolding; however, if xylan synthesis is... Read more
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techcentral.ie
US to have 200-petaflop supercomputer by early 2018Energy department to develop IBM supercomputer for Oak Ridge National Laborator
US to have 200-petaflop supercomputer by early 2018
techcentral.ie / Posted 9 days ago
Energy department to develop IBM supercomputer for Oak Ridge National Laboratory The US plans to have a supercomputer by early 2018 with roughly double the performance of China’s newest and most powerful system. The Chinese system, Sunway... Read more
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Wired News
China's New Supercomputer Puts the U.S. Even Farther Behind—Like, Way Behindmore than three times the previous leader, China’s Tianhe-2, and nearly 20 time
China's New Supercomputer Puts the U.S. Even Farther Behind—Like, Way Behind
Wired News / Posted 10 days ago
more than three times the previous leader, China’s Tianhe-2, and nearly 20 times the fastest U.S. supercomputer, Titan, at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. “It’s running very high rates of execution speed, very good efficiency, and very good power... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
UT Chancellor Jimmy Cheek To Return To FacultyKnoxville’s status as one of the country’s most prolific research institutions
UT Chancellor Jimmy Cheek To Return To Faculty
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 days ago
Knoxville’s status as one of the country’s most prolific research institutions by maintaining its strong relationship with Oak Ridge National Laboratory through exponential growth in joint appointments and shared programs. “On Chancellor Cheek’s... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
How ultrasonic dryer uses high-pitched vibration, not heat, to dry clothesheating elements, [like] commercial dryers do, is energy-intensive no matter ho
How ultrasonic dryer uses high-pitched vibration, not heat, to dry clothes
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 10 days ago
heating elements, [like] commercial dryers do, is energy-intensive no matter how you design it,” Momen, a researcher at Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee, told CNNMoney. The ultrasonic concept is, “just displacing the water with a... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
This Ultrasonic Dryer Will Dry Your Clothes in Half the Timeheating elements, [like] commercial dryers do, is energy-intensive no matter ho
This Ultrasonic Dryer Will Dry Your Clothes in Half the Time
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 10 days ago
heating elements, [like] commercial dryers do, is energy-intensive no matter how you design it,” Momen, a researcher at Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee, told CNNMoney. The ultrasonic concept is, “just displacing the water with a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers tap the power of supercomputing to find rare-earth refining alternativesthe use of computer–aided molecular design, a collaboration of researchers from
Researchers tap the power of supercomputing to find rare-earth refining alternatives
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
the use of computer–aided molecular design, a collaboration of researchers from the Supramolecular Design Institute, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Ames Laboratory, and Idaho National Laboratory identified several new low-cost, highly... Read more
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Everett Herald
China tops global supercomputer speed list for 7th yearby researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to No. 2, followed by a
China tops global supercomputer speed list for 7th year
Everett Herald / Posted 10 days ago
by researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to No. 2, followed by a computer at the U.S. government�s Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee.Also this year, China displaced the United States for the first time as the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Bioenergy can support food security and sustainable developmentThe report, published in the journal Global Change Biology – Bioenergy, was coo
Bioenergy can support food security and sustainable development
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
The report, published in the journal Global Change Biology – Bioenergy, was coordinated by the U.S. Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). Flex-crops The recommendations include increasing production of "flex-crops" that can... Read more
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techcentral.ie
China builds world’s fastest supercomputerfastest US supercomputer, number 3 on the Top500 list, is the Titan, a Cray sup
China builds world’s fastest supercomputer
techcentral.ie / Posted 10 days ago
fastest US supercomputer, number 3 on the Top500 list, is the Titan, a Cray supercomputer at US Dept. of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory with a theoretical peak of about 27 petaflops. Whether the US chip ban accelerated China’s... Read more
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News.com.au
‘the nation has come further and faster than any other country in the history of supercomputing’by researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to number two, followed
‘the nation has come further and faster than any other country in the history of supercomputing’
News.com.au / Posted 11 days ago
by researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to number two, followed by a computer at the US government’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. Also this year, China displaced the United States for the first time as the... Read more
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Perth Now
China makes super computing breakthroughby researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to number two, followed
China makes super computing breakthrough
Perth Now / Posted 11 days ago
by researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to number two, followed by a computer at the US government’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. Also this year, China displaced the United States for the first time as the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
China makes super computing breakthroughby researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to number two, followed
China makes super computing breakthrough
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
by researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to number two, followed by a computer at the US government’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. Also this year, China displaced the United States for the first time as the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
China makes super computing breakthroughby researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to number two, followed
China makes super computing breakthrough
Adelaide Now / Posted 11 days ago
by researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to number two, followed by a computer at the US government’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. Also this year, China displaced the United States for the first time as the... Read more
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Herald Sun
China makes super computing breakthroughby researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to number two, followed
China makes super computing breakthrough
Herald Sun / Posted 11 days ago
by researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to number two, followed by a computer at the US government’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. Also this year, China displaced the United States for the first time as the... Read more
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Japan Today
China tops global supercomputer speed list for 7th year ‹ Japan Todayby researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to No. 2, followed by a
China tops global supercomputer speed list for 7th year ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 11 days ago
by researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to No. 2, followed by a computer at the U.S. government’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. Also this year, China displaced the United States for the first time as the... Read more
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PhysOrg
New electron microscope method detects atomic-scale magnetismspectra with lower spatial resolution than a traditionally corrected probe but
New electron microscope method detects atomic-scale magnetism
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
spectra with lower spatial resolution than a traditionally corrected probe but can pick up a magnetic signature. Credit: Oak Ridge National Laboratory Scientists can now detect magnetic behavior at the atomic level with a new electron microscopy... Read more
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New York Post
The fastest computer in the world uses no US technologyby researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to No. 2, followed by a
The fastest computer in the world uses no US technology
New York Post / Posted 11 days ago
by researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to No. 2, followed by a computer at the U.S. government’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. Also this year, China displaced the United States for the first time as the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Titan shines light on high-temperature superconductor pathwaystate (i.e., before they become superconducting). A team led by Thomas Maier of
Titan shines light on high-temperature superconductor pathway
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
state (i.e., before they become superconducting). A team led by Thomas Maier of the US Department of Energy's (DOE's) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) used the Titan supercomputer at ORNL to simulate cuprates on the path to... Read more
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Daily Mail
China tops global supercomputer speed list for 7th yearby researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to No. 2, followed by a
China tops global supercomputer speed list for 7th year
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
by researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to No. 2, followed by a computer at the U.S. government's Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. Also this year, China displaced the United States for the first time as the... Read more
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U.S. Department of Energy
FACT SHEET: President Obama Announces Winner of New Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute and New Manufacturing Hub CompetitionsNational Energy Technology National Laboratory; National Renewable Energy Labor
FACT SHEET: President Obama Announces Winner of New Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute and New Manufacturing Hub Competitions
U.S. Department of Energy / Posted 11 days ago
National Energy Technology National Laboratory; National Renewable Energy Laboratoroy; North Carolina State U.; Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Oregon State U.; Pacific Northwest National Laboratory; Pennsylvania State U.; Purdue U.;... Read more
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Mashable
China made the best new supercomputer and it uses Chinese chipscores of the U.S.'s top supercomputer — Titan, a Cray XK7 system. The Titan is
China made the best new supercomputer and it uses Chinese chips
Mashable / Posted 11 days ago
cores of the U.S.'s top supercomputer — Titan, a Cray XK7 system. The Titan is located at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory and is currently ranked third in the Top500. With 10.65 million cores, the new biggest... Read more
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ServerWatch
New Supercomputer Champion Crowned at 93 Petaflopsglobally is now the Titan at 17.59 petaflop/s, which is a Cray XK7 system insta
New Supercomputer Champion Crowned at 93 Petaflops
ServerWatch / Posted 11 days ago
globally is now the Titan at 17.59 petaflop/s, which is a Cray XK7 system installed at the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory. The Titan was the top supercomputer in the world back in November 2012, at which time it also... Read more
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ABC News
China Is Home to the World's Most Powerful Supercomputermore efficient. The United States slipped to the No. 3 spot with Titan, a comp
China Is Home to the World's Most Powerful Supercomputer
ABC News / Posted 11 days ago
more efficient. The United States slipped to the No. 3 spot with Titan, a computer operating at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. Titan has an impressive 17.59 petaflops per second and has the distinction of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
New Chinese system named world’s top supercomputeradvanced manufacturing, and data analytics Titan, a Cray X40 system installed
New Chinese system named world’s top supercomputer
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
advanced manufacturing, and data analytics Titan, a Cray X40 system installed at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory, is now at the third position, with 17.59 quadrillions of calculations per second. Sequoia, an... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Meet the new world’s fastest supercomputer: China’s TaihuLightin Guangzhou, China; 3.12 million cores (33.86 petaflop/s). 2. Titan: A Cray X
Meet the new world’s fastest supercomputer: China’s TaihuLight
ExtremeTech / Posted 11 days ago
in Guangzhou, China; 3.12 million cores (33.86 petaflop/s). 2. Titan: A Cray XK7 system at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (17.59 petaflop/s). 3. Sequoia: An IBM BlueGene/Q system located at the Department of Energy’s... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
China tops global supercomputer speed list for 7th yearby researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to No. 2, followed by a
China tops global supercomputer speed list for 7th year
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
by researchers in the United States and Germany slipped to No. 2, followed by a computer at the U.S. government’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. Also this year, China displaced the United States for the first time as the... Read more
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The Hindu
New Chinese system named world’s top supercomputerof calculations per second. Titan now third Titan, a Cray X40 system installe
New Chinese system named world’s top supercomputer
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
of calculations per second. Titan now third Titan, a Cray X40 system installed at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory, is now at the third position, with 17.59 quadrillions of calculations per second. Sequoia, an... Read more
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Herald Sun
China tops global supercomputer speed listranking maintained by researchers in the US and Germany slipped to No. 2, follo
China tops global supercomputer speed list
Herald Sun / Posted 11 days ago
ranking maintained by researchers in the US and Germany slipped to No. 2, followed by a computer at the US government's Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. Also this year, China displaced the US for the first time as the country with... Read more
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