In the News
July 27, 2014
Medical News Today
"MG-RAST aids science team in discovery of virus that could play major role in obesity, diabetes"
Scientists have discovered a previously unknown virus that exists in half of the population of the planet and could play a major role in obesity and diabetes. The researchers used Argonne's MG-RAST database in their effort. | read more>
July 15, 2014
"New Argonne initiative to examine the details of the combustion process"
A new Argonne initiative examines the details of the combustion process. In the near future, the team plans to run diesel engine simulations of unprecedented scale on Mira. | read more>
July 14, 2014
Charlotte Business Journal
"Cloud Pharmaceuticals Granted 1M Hours of Supercomputer Time to Target Orphan Diseases Including Malaria"
A therapeutics company has been granted supercomputing time at Argonne to design inhibitors of multiple parasitic targets. | read more>
July 14, 2014
"Finding the next cure? Maybe 1 million hours of supercomputer time will help"
Cloud Pharmaceuticals has been awarded supercomputing time at Argonne to design inhibitors of multiple parasitic targets. | read more>
July 11, 2014
"Weathering the Flood of Big Data in Climate Research"
At a July workshop focused on climate science, Berkeley Lab experts shared their experience and expertise in big data transfer over ESnet and analysis involving Mira. | read more>
July 1, 2014
"Top 500 List Recognizes Fastest Supercomputers"
Twice a year, the Top500 list ranks the fastest supercomputers in the world. In the most recent ranking, the Energy Departmentís National Labs were recognized for having 26, including four in the top 10. ALCF's Mira ranks fifth. | read more>
June 26, 2014
"Testing the Next Generation of Radiosondes"
Vaisala Corp. has released a new generation of ARM radiosonde systems with help from Southern Great Plains site operations staff. | read more>
June 24, 2014
"IDC Announces Winners of Seventh HPC Innovation Excellence Awards"
International Data Corporation announced the seventh round of recipients of the HPC Innovation Excellence Award at the ISCí14 supercomputer industry conference in Leipzig, Germany. Among the winners was Argonne for conducting one of the largest ever internal combustion engine simulations. | read more>
May 28, 2014
"Inside the Discovery Cloud: Rick Stevens"
CI Senior Fellow and Argonne Associate Laboratory Director Rick Stevens discusses the explosion of data and computational tools in biology at a recent talk at the University of Chicago. | read more>
May 12, 2014
"Podcast: Virtual Observatories for Big Scientific Data"
HPCwire talks about virtual observatories for big data with Argonne computer scientist Kate Keahey. | read more>