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Power API and LAMMPS Win R&D100 Awards

Two CCR technologies have won 2018 R&D100 Awards. Each year, R&D Magazine names the 100 most technologically significant products and advancements, recognizing the winners and their organizations. Winners are selected from submissions from universities, corporations, and government labs throughout the world. This year’s winners include the Power APIand LAMMPS. The Power API was also recognized with a Special Recognition Award for corporate social responsibility. Sandia garnered a total of five R&D100 Awards. The Power API is portable programming interface for developing applications and tools that can be used to control and monitor the power use of high-performance computing systems in order to improve energy efficiency. LAMMPS is a molecular dynamics modeling and simulation application designed to run on large-scale high performance computing systems. Winners were announced at a recent ceremony at the R&D 100 Conference.

Contact: Brightwell, Ronald B. (Ron)
November 2018
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