What Makes a Supercomputer so Super?


Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
3:00pm to 4:00pm
2017-11-07 15:00:00 2017-11-07 16:00:00 EST What Makes a Supercomputer so Super? Multimedia Seminar Center at the D. H. Hill Library


Event Description

Supercomputers play an important role in the field of computational science and are used for a wide range of computationally intensive tasks in various fields ranging from basic science to finance. What is High-Performance Computing? Who uses it and why? Did you know the State of North Carolina once had its own HPC center? Blondin and Lucio will address these questions and more interesting stuff like what makes a Supercomputer so super, where do you find them, and ways to get access.

Contact Information

Christopher Erdmann

Admission Information

Free and open to the public.  Registration is required. 

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Other Information

Light refreshments and snacks will be available. There will be an opportunity to meet and greet with colleagues before and after the event.

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