Blue Waters Challenge

Posted on 08.23.2015

Assistant Professor Lijun Liu, uses computer models to study deformation in the earth. Univ. of Illinois has the biggest, fastest supercomputer made for scientific research, "Blue Waters". A match made in heaven you would thin. However, things can get tricky, especially when using a code for the first time on a new machine. This is the challenge he ran into when first attempting to use a community code on the Blue Waters supercomputer - read more in NCSA News.