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June 30, 2014 by Richard Gerber

NERSC's User Announcements (not these "Featured Announcements") are now available as an RSS feed. Point your RSS reader to

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Call for Proposals: NERSC Exascale Science Application Program

June 5, 2014 by Francesca Verdier

NERSC is now accepting applications for the NERSC Exascale Science Application Program (NESAP).  Through NESAP, NERSC will partner with approximately 20 application teams to help prepare codes for the Cori architecture.  A key feature of the Cori system is the Intel Knights Landing processor which will have over 60 cores per node with multiple hardware threads on each core, and will also include high bandwidth, on-package memory.  The program will partner application teams with resources at NERSC, Cray, and Intel, and will last through the acceptance of the Cori system. 

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Nobel Lecture Videos Now Available Online

May 29, 2014 by Kathy Kincade

Three of the NERSC Nobel Lecture Series videos -- featuring John Kuriyan, Warren Washington, George Smoot, and Saul Perlmutter -- are now available for viewing.

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Xeon Phi Nationwide training sessions available from Intel

May 7, 2014 by Katie Antypas

NERSC's next supercomputer, Cori, will using the Xeon Phi processor architecture.  In order to achieve high performance on Xeon Phi, users will need to find additional parallelism in application and take advantage of longer vector units.  Intel is offering training sessions nationally, free to all NERSC users.  Click on the link below to register.

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Nobel Keynote Lecture Series May 20 - June 11

May 5, 2014 by Francesca Verdier

In honor of its 40th Anniversary, NERSC is sponsoring a series of lectures describing the research behind four Nobel Prizes. The Laureates are also long-time users of NERSC’s supercomputing resources.

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