2012 Press & Events

Stanford Researchers Break Million-core Supercomputer Barrier
Presented by: Joseph Nichols, Stanford University
Thursday February 7th – 8th

Location: Paul Brest Hall Bldg. 4555 Salvatierrra Walk

Researchers at the Center for Turbulence Research set a new record in supercomputing, harnessing a million computing cores to model supersonic jet noise. Work was performed on the newly installed Sequoia IBM Bluegene/Q system at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories.