ORNL, NOAA upgrade climate supercomputer Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) have completed upgrades to the latter’s climate research supercomputer, Gaea, allowing the agency to advance its climate modeling and improve our understanding … Continue reading
In 1969 scientists from the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) in Princeton, New Jersey, published results from the world’s first climate model. Though the model gave scientists their first look at how the ocean and atmosphere interact to influence climate, … Continue reading
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and its partners get a big boost A supercomputer installed to crunch numbers for the National Atmospheric and Oceanic Administration (NOAA) and its research partners has begun climate simulations at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). … Continue reading
Interagency partnership will leverage resources and expertise to better climate research The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded Cray Inc. a $47 million subcontract to provide high-performance computing (HPC) and scientific services for climate modeling collaborations between Oak Ridge … Continue reading