Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory



  • LLNL, NNSA, and IBM officials celebrated their nearly two decade partnership, which produced three top ranked supercomputers and award winning computational science.
    [video, 870 MB]

  • Reynolds number effects on Rayleigh–Taylor instability with possible implications for type Ia supernovae.
    [video, 120 MB]

  • The 96 racks of the Sequoia system installed and integration ongoing.
    [high resolution image, 7.5 MB]

  • The Sequoia machine is 91% liquid cooled and 9% air cooled.

  • A member from the IBM install team works on the ASC Sequoia computer during installation at LLNL.
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  • The Sequoia machine required additional supports to be added to the facility. The finished machine weighs about the same as 30 adult elephants.
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