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News and Events

Friday, May 1st, 2009


A publication of the Advanced Simulation & Computing Division, NA-121.2, NNSA Defense Programs
March 2009

ASC now plays the central integrating role previously performed by nuclear tests, and is the only arena in which all aspects of the program are tested together. (more...)

PSAAP Annual Review
October 20 and 21, 2008

Stanford University (more...)

HPCToolkit Workshop: Introduction to Application Performance Analysis on Linux Systems
Presented by: Johan Larsson
Stanford University

Building 260, Room 007 (basement level)
Thursday July 31st - 10:00 am

HPCToolkit consists of components for measuring the performance of fully-optimized executables generated by vendor compilers, analyzing application binaries to correlate measurements with program structure, and novel analysis techniques for pinpointing performance bottlenecks in parallel programs. More information can be found here:


$17 million grant to advance simulations of hypersonic flight
Friday March 7, 2008
Stanford University

The promise of an airplane capable of cruising at hypersonic speeds is exhilarating: traveling from San Francisco to Sydney in 90 minutes, or taking off from an ordinary airport and flying into orbit around the Earth. (more...)

30 June – 3 July 2008

In-depth knowledge of gas dynamics at hypersonic speeds is required to define the environment and requirements for the design and safe operation of space vehicles, planetary probes, and rockets. (more...)

Uncertainty Analysis in Complex, Multi-Physics Applications
July 25-26 2008

Despite the considerable success of computer simulation technology in science and engineering, it remains difficult to construct objective confidence bounds on the numerical predictions. (more...)

Center for Turbulence Research Summer Program
July 6 - August 1 2008
Stanford University

The Center for Turbulence Research invites applications for participation in its twelfth biennial
summer research program. The objective of the program is to promote the development and
evaluation of new ideas in turbulence research. (more...)

PSAAP Workshop
July 8-9, 2008
Albuquerque, NM

This workshop will formally kick off the Predictive Science Academic Alliance Program (PSAAP) of the Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA). (more...)




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