Advanced Computing in the Age of AI | Saturday, May 18, 2024

Argonne National Laboratory

Aurora Proves AI Supremacy, Snags Top AI Spot from Frontier

As of the 63rd edition of the TOP500, the Aurora supercomputer out of Argonne National Laboratory has officially broken the exascale barrier with an HPL score of 1.012 exaflops. ...Full Article

Aurora Supercomputer Ranks Fastest for AI

HAMBURG, Germany, May 13, 2024 -- At ISC High Performance 2024, Intel announced in collaboration with Argonne National Laboratory and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) that the Aurora supercomputer has ...Full Article

Argonne and RIKEN to Develop Next-Gen AI Tech for Global Scientific Challenges

April 15, 2024 -- Leaders in high performance computing in the U.S. and Japan have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) establishing a cooperative relationship in support of artificial ...Full Article

New ML Method Investigates Promising Solar Materials

Over the past fifty years, solar power has risen from a curiosity and future prospect to a truly viable utility-scale energy source that provides nearly three percent of U.S. ...Full Article

Cerebras Second-Gen 7nm Wafer Scale Engine Doubles AI Performance Over First-Gen Chip

Cerebras Systems has just given a massive compute boost to its latest second-generation Wafer Scale Engine (WSE-2) AI chips, which pack twice the performance of the company's original WSE-1 ...Full Article

HPC and Code Modernization May Deliver Car ‘Super Engine’

With 53 miles-per-gallon CAFE requirements bearing down on the auto industry for 2025, car makers are investigating any number of new engine designs – electric, hybrid and alternative fuel, ...Full Article

Bay Area Company Creates Most Energy-Dense Battery to Date

<img style="float: left;" src="" alt="" width="71" height="55" />A company which began in the Palo Alto public library has succeeded in creating a new lithium-ion battery that holds roughly twice ...Full Article