Mathematics, computing, & computer science

Barry Smith named Argonne Distinguished Fellow July 10, 2015

Barry Smith, a senior computational mathematician in Argonne’s Mathematics and Computer Science Division, has been named an Argonne Distinguished Fellow.

PETSc celebrates 20 years of achievementsJune 23, 2015

A tutorial and conference were held June 15-18, 2015, at Argonne in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the release of PETSc 2.0, the Portable, Extensible Toolkit for Scientific Computing. PETSc has won numerous awards in the past two decades and is one of the world's most widely used software libraries for high-performance computational science.

Peña wins doctoral award from Spanish universityJune 18, 2015

Antonio “Toni” Peña has been awarded a "Premio extraordinario de doctorado" (roughly translated as Extraordinary Doctoral Award) by the Jaume I University of Castellón, Spain.

McInnes gives presentation at the Margaret Butler Celebration EventJune 17, 2015

Lois Curfman McInnes, a senior computational scientist in Argonne’s MCS Division, gave a presentation to highlight the achievements and impact of Margaret Butler at the inaugural “Margaret Butler Celebration of Women in Computational Science and Nuclear Engineering” on June 11.

Four PIs in M2ACS are awardees in DOE’s Early Career Research Program June 10, 2015

Each year the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science selects young scientists from across the nation to receive funding as part of the DOE Early Career Research Program. The M2ACS (Multifaceted Mathematics for Complex Energy Systems) project is delighted to announce that one-fourth of its PIs have been awarded this prestigious recognition.