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Blue Waters Impact: Leigh Orf

Blue Waters researcher, Leigh Orf describes how using the Blue Waters supercomputer has significantly impacted his career and research goals. Learn how Blue Waters has enabled major breakthroughs in science for the past five years. Celebrate with us at SC18.

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24
In the past
Hours
Jobs Started
3186
Jobs Queued
3150
Jobs Completed
2756

TOTAL COMPUTING POWER DELIVERED

    Since Blue Waters went into production on March 28, 2013, it has provided 24.9 billion core - hours to scientists and engineers across the country .

LARGEST JOBS CURRENTLY RUNNING

Jobs are Aggregated by Project

Science Group Node Type Cores Core Hours
Modeling Physical Processes in the Solar Wind and Local Interstellar Medium with a Multi-Scale Fluid-Kinetic Simulation Suite (Jobs:3)
PI: Nikolai Pogorelov, University of Alabama, Huntsville
XE96000
Probing New Physics in Galaxy Formation at Ultra-High Resolution (Jobs:190)
PI: Philip Hopkins, California Institute of Technology
XE84288
Collaborative Research: Photons from Binary Black Hole Inspirals (Jobs:4)
PI: Manuela Campanelli, Rochester Institute of Technology
XE44704
The Computational Microscope (Jobs:36)
PI: Emad Tajkhorshid, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
XK6912
Simulation of a Complete Model of a Cellular Membrane (Jobs:13)
PI: Emad Tajkhorshid, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
XK4208

CURRENT RUNNING JOBS BY SCIENCE AREA