Tag Archives: Supercomputers

New Research Calculates Speed of Ice Formation

Scientists have for the first time calculated the rate at which water crystallizes to form ice in a realistic computer molecule of water molecules. In a breakthrough research, a supercomputer offered a complete insight into the mechanism by which water turns from liquid state to a crystalline solid. The study conducted by two researchers from Princeton University, Amir Haji-Akbari, a ...

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India to Set up 70 Supercomputers at Rs.4500 crore: What it Forecasts?

With 70 super computers across the country, India is foraying into a mega-project that will connect the Indian defence establishments, hi-gi research institutes and early warning mechanism at a whopping cost of Rs.4,500 crore, said IT and communications minister Ravi Shankar Prasad. The grid-like connection of these R&D facilities in the country has been approved b y the Cabinet Committee ...

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India Ponders Mega Project to Set Up 70 Super Computers by 2022

Indian government is accelerating the process of supercomputing in the country with 70 supercomputers soon to forecast weather and use them for defence applications, in a major step to modernize its capabilities of prediction of natural disasters and defence emergencies in the future. To be equipped with an operational speed ranging from from 0.5 to 20 petaflops, these supercomputers will ...

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Upcoming: World’s Fastest Supercomputers by US

The US government seems to be upset for not having the most powerful system in the world. The US Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz on Friday declared two awards worth $425 million to build two supercomputers three times faster than China’s Tianhe-2, as well as research extreme scale supercomputing technologies. The US government will invest $325 million to build "Summit" ...

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