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Bigger, Better, Faster; HPC Enables Modern Modeling & Simulation

Bigger, Better, Faster; HPC Enables Modern Modeling & Simulation

High Performance Computing (HPC) enables the modeling and simulation (M&S) that scientists apply to the most critical, grand challenges of our time.

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Not Just Data: HPC for Design Decisions

Not Just Data: HPC for Design Decisions

Air, ground, and navy vehicle systems with current capabilities (e.g., stealth) operate without opposition, and GPS and other C4I systems provide reliable and accurate positioning, navigation, and timing data without contention.

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Where’s Waldo: The Importance of Extreme-scale Analysis

Where’s Waldo: The Importance of Extreme-scale Analysis

If you’ve never seen a Where’s Waldo picture, imagine a large drawing with hundreds of people and objects and the task to find just one character (Waldo) in that mess.

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HPC Helps Hurricane Victims

HPC Helps Hurricane Victims

High Performance Computing (HPC) may not be a household term, but the computing power it unlocks is the reason I love my job.

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Moving the World with High Performance Computing

Moving the World with High Performance Computing

Archimedes said, “Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world.” I say, give me a computer with the right code, and I’ll do the same.

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Data, Data Everywhere Without a Way to Sync

Data, Data Everywhere Without a Way to Sync

“Look before you leap.” Well, some adages make more sense as time passes...as life goes on and international climate assessment reports happen.

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Ya Gotta Know the Territory: Data Analytics in Climate Modeling

Ya Gotta Know the Territory: Data Analytics in Climate Modeling

For accurate and reliable climate and weather models, you need to know what assumptions are made. So how do we let researchers determine how they arrived at their conclusions?

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Digital Twins: HPC Evolving Engineering | HPC Evolving Engineering

Digital Twins: HPC Evolving Engineering | HPC Evolving Engineering

Imagine cars that can tell you when they are going to break down. HPC is enabling digital twins—an engineering concept that evolves iterative builds into a systematic exploration of the possible.

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Materials Science: The Philosopher’s Stone for the 21st Century

Materials Science: The Philosopher’s Stone for the 21st Century

Tim Mattox, an Engility senior computational scientist, outlines the basics and benefits of designing and developing engineered materials using HPC resources.

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High Performance Collaboration: the Benefits of an HPC ENnovation Center

High Performance Collaboration: the Benefits of an HPC ENnovation Center

HPC may seem inaccessible and the domain of a select few lab-coated researchers, but in reality HPC touches all aspects of our lives.

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42: High Performance Data Analytics and Finding the “Ultimate” Answers

42: High Performance Data Analytics and Finding the “Ultimate” Answers

In Douglas Adams’ Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, a supercomputer takes several million years to determine the answer to the “Ultimate Question of Life, The Universe, and Everything."

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Performance Engineering: Getting the Most from HPC

Performance Engineering: Getting the Most from HPC

Engility’s Sean Ziegeler, a High Performance Computing (HPC) computational scientist at Stennis Space Center, shares a primer on HPC performance engineering.

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Beg, Borrow or Steal? The Challenges of Staffing HPC Missions

Beg, Borrow or Steal? The Challenges of Staffing HPC Missions

In the specialized world of high performance computing (HPC), accessing experts or developing the next generation of HPC talent becomes a differentiating capability

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Knowing Which Way the Wind Blows

Knowing Which Way the Wind Blows

Engility’s Shannon Rees, weather modeling research scientist, discusses HPC needs for the next generation of global weather prediction.

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