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  • With four total papers accepted for Supercomputing 2015, including two nominees for Best Student Paper award, members of ACMD Division’s High Performance Computing group continue to expand their collaborations and build on previous successes at the highly competitive international conference. Notably, the four papers were selected for presentation at SC15 in different topical categories, spanning algorithms, applications, architectures, programming, and performance. Read More.

  • As part of this year’s IEEE Symposium on Technologies for Homeland Security, scientists from PNNL and Virginia Tech, including Samrat Chatterjee (NSD), Mahantesh Halappanavar (ACMD Division), Ramakrishna Tipireddy (ACMD Division), and Matthew Oster (NSD), were honored with the Cyber Security Track Best Paper Award for their work, “Quantifying Mixed Uncertainties in Cyber Attacker Payoffs.” The paper employs game theory to mathematically address cyber-system security and resilience challenges in the context of added uncertainties. Read more.

About the Division

PNNL’s ACMD Division focuses on the Science of Computing and creating new computational capabilities to solve problems using extreme-scale simulation and data analytics.

The Advanced Computing, Mathematics & Data (ACMD) Division at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory provides science, technologies, and leadership to solve significant problems of national interest in energy, environment, national security, and fundamental science. Within the ACMD Division, our research is aimed at creating new, state-of-the-art computational capabilities using extreme-scale simulation and petascale data analytics that enable scientific breakthroughs.

We are developing intelligent hardware and software solutions that analyze, store, and share data in ways that enable innovative research, while reducing both cost and time. These research and development activities are giving rise to scientific breakthroughs in high-impact areas, including infrastructures, computing architectures, and advanced analytical techniques.

In addition, ACMD Division offers investigator-initiated and multi-institutional collaborative research, unique scientific instrumentation, and national program leadership to translate the latest discoveries into technologies for the scientific community.

To address a constantly shifting set of opportunities as new areas of inquiry become technically feasible for the first time, ACMDD is cultivating research capabilities in:

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