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Software developed at Ohio State powering world's fastest computer!

At the recent Supercomputing ’16 Conference, it was revealed that the MVAPICH software, created by Dr. DK Panda and the NOWLab team, is powering the fastest computer on Earth, the Sunway TaihuLight, at the National Supercomputing Center in Wuxi, China.  This system is a 10,649,600-core with a peak performance at 125.4 PetaFlops, which translates to 125 quadrillion calculations per second.  Its intended purposes are oil prospecting, life sciences, weather forecast, industrial design, and drug research.

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