Dan Olds

2024 Winter Classic: Google GROMACS Challenge Results!

The final computational event for the 2024 Winter Classic teams is courtesy of Google, a new mentor partner for 2024. The application? It’s been around for a while (33 years) and is widely used for biophysical molecular dynamics. You know it, you love it, it’s GROMACS. (So why the steak picture? Hey, it’s protein and…
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2024 AWS Mentor Interview

The history of AWS and the Winter Classic has been, in a word, tumultuous. Their initial run in 2022 was a simple task of optimizing a basic OpenFOAM simulation on different processors to achieve the lowest wall clock time to solution. The only requirement was to keep the same airflow coefficient. One team, Prairie View…
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