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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
3838
Jobs Queued
3600
Jobs Completed
3477

TOTAL COMPUTING POWER DELIVERED

    Since Blue Waters went into production on March 28, 2013, it has provided 24.8 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
Collaborative Research: Simulating Two-Fluid MHD Turbulence in Star Forming Molecular Clouds on the Blue Waters System (Jobs:2)
PI: Dinshaw Balsara, University of Notre Dame
XE65568
Collaborative Research: Petascale Simulations of Binary Neutron Star Mergers (Jobs:9)
PI: Philipp Moesta, University of California, Berkeley
XE85024
Mapping Proton Quark Structure using Petabytes of COMPASS data (Jobs:52)
PI: Caroline Riedl, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
XE124800
The Computational Microscope (Jobs:41)
PI: Emad Tajkhorshid, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
XK7440
Using fusion peptide mutations to explain influenza viral fusion mechanisms (Jobs:59)
PI: Peter Kasson, University of Virginia
XK7552

CURRENT RUNNING JOBS BY SCIENCE AREA