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Hopper Accepted

It's been a long road to NERSC's first petaflops supercomputer system, but Hopper was accepted on April 18, 2011 and is now being used to help solve the world's most pressing problems in energy, climate, new materials and a host of other scientific endeavors.

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Delivery
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Unloading
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Earthquake protection
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Installing cabinets
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Half way there
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Inspection and preparation
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Finishing touches
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Amazing Grace
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Coolant pipes
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Hopper artwork
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Hopper artwork
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Jonathan Carter
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Katie Antypas
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Katie Antypas and Tina Butler
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A Japanese "lucky cat" for Hopper
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A cat for luck
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Directors pose with Grace Hopper supercomputer
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The Hopper system