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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.

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