Stories with the tag: Supercomputer
PNNL’s Power Grid Integrator has demonstrated up to a 50 percent improvement in forecasting future electricity needs over several commonly used tools, offering the potential to improve grid stability and save millions in wasted energy costs.
Release Date: 7/29/2015
Researchers have determined how key chemicals reactions that turn bio-oil (shown) into gasoline or diesel can be sabotaged by water. The underlying principles can be applied to other processes in biofuels development.
Release Date: 8/20/2014
One type of electron transport -- part of how organisms breathe -- uses a novel evolutionary design principle to keep electrons moving smoothly along molecular wires in bacteria.
Release Date: 1/15/2014
Court Corley and colleagues have earned a “best paper” award at an IEEE conference for their paper about a social media analysis tool that tries to make sense of billions of social media messages put out constantly by 7 billion “human sensors” — people — around the planet.
Release Date: 6/6/2013
A new $17 million supercomputer coming soon to a national laboratory near you.
Release Date: 1/24/2013
PNNL and the University of Washington are forming the Northwest Institute for Advanced Computing to ensure the next generation of computers and the methods used to run them can address the most pressing problems facing science and society.
Release Date: 1/9/2013
Brian Abrahamson replaces Jerry Johnson as CIO at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
Release Date: 1/2/2013
PNNL research describing new and improved ways to crunch massive amounts of data will be presented at the Supercomputing 2012 conference.
Release Date: 11/13/2012
Olympus, the theoretical 162-peak-Teraflop supercomputer at PNNL, is helping scientists do more complex, advanced research in areas such as climate science and smart grid development. It also uses less energy with a unique, aquifer-fed cooling system.
Release Date: 1/17/2012
PNNL researchers will share their broad expertise at this year’s Supercomputing conference, including how to
design supercomputers, solve complex calculations and secure the smart grid.
Release Date: 11/10/2011