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Argonne presents tutorial on application simulations on high-performance computing networks

Two postdoctoral appointees, Misbah Mubarak of Argonne’s Mathematics and Computer Science Division and Nikhil Jain of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, presented a half-day tutorial July 12 on application simulations on high-performance computing networks.

July 14, 2017
Merzari receives ALCF computing time

Elia Merzari, a principal nuclear engineer in the Mathematics and Computer Science Division at Argonne National Laboratory, has received 85 million core-hours on the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility resources for his project “High-Fidelity Numerical Simulation of Wire-Wrapped Fuel Assemblies.”

July 7, 2017
Mametjanov receives ACME Outstanding Contribution Award

Azamat Mametjanov, an application performance engineer in the Mathematics and Computer Science Division at Argonne, has received an Outstanding Contribution Award from the DOE Accelerated Climate Modeling for Energy (ACME) project.

June 29, 2017
Chien named editor-in-chief of Communications of the ACM

Andrew A. Chien, senior scientist in Argonne’s Mathematics and Computer Science Division and the William Eckhardt Distinguished Service Professor in Computer Science at the University of Chicago, has been named editor-in-chief of Communications of the ACM.

June 29, 2017
Pete Beckman co-chairs organizing committee for ICS 2017

Pete Beckman, co-director of the Northwestern-Argonne Institute of Science and Engineering, is co-chair of the organizing committee for the International Conference on Supercomputing (ICS) 2017.

June 14, 2017
Machine learning methods used to develop data transfer performance models

A team of researchers at Argonne National Laboratory have now applied machine learning methods to develop new data transfer performance models using only historical data.

June 14, 2017
Argonne, Northwestern research paper highlighted as editors' pick

Researchers from Argonne National Laboratory and Northwestern University have received an “Editors' Pick” award for their paper "Joint reconstruction of x-ray fluorescence and transmission tomography" in Optics Express for June 2017.

June 9, 2017
Entanglements

Researchers are studying ways to produce entanglement in hybrid systems composed of plasmonic nanostructures and quantum dots.

May 30, 2017
Balaprakash speaks at SAE World Congress Experience on Artificial Intelligence for Transportation and Mobility

Argonne National Laboratory researcher Prasanna Balaprakash presented an invited Tech Hub talk at the WCX17: SAE World Congress Exposition on April 5, 2017, in Detroit.

May 2, 2017
McInnes recognized as SIAM Fellow

Lois Curfman McInnes has been named Fellow of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM).

April 25, 2017