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High Performance Computing Intern Showcase

Explore the multiple dimensions of a career at Los Alamos Lab: work with the best minds on the planet in an inclusive environment that is rich in intellectual vitality and opportunities for growth.


2023 class photo

2023 class photo (LA-UR-23-29036).

The 2023 HPC - SI - USRC Showcase will take place on Thursday, August 10, 2023 from  8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the J.R. Oppenheimer Study Center in the Jemez and Cochiti rooms with a poster session from 12:15 to 1:30 in the Santa Clara room. The abstracts and presentations will be available soon. Please visit this page often for updates.

Agenda (pdf)

2023 Showcase Presentations

Presentation Session — 8:30 - 12:00

2022 Showcase Archive

An archive of last years presentations and posters are below organized by session.

2021 Showcase Archive

An archive of the abstracts and presentations from last years virtual showcase are below.

Thursday, July 29, 2021

WebEx Meeting:

  • Implementing Kexec with Ironic to Reduce HPC System Downtime | Kam Killfirst
  • Number Representations and their Applications to Hardware Devices | Andrew Alexander and Matthew Broussard
Thursday, August 12, 2021

Google Meet 2:

Morning Sessions

  • 9:02am | Can it scale? : Metadata Performance Testing of Lustre Dynamic Namespace | Megan Booher & Seema Kulkarni
  • 9:18am | Exploring the Trusted Platform Module to Establish Mutual Trust in High Performance Computing | Devon Bautista & Rebecca Whitten
  • 9:34am | Managing Configuration Secrets from Ansible using Hashicorp Vault | Susan Foster & Raafiul Hossain
  • 9:50am | Characterizing the impact of compiler and MPI version differences in Containers with Spack | David Bernado & Martha Dix
  • 10:06am | Analyzing Server-side Scalability of Image Filesystems & Attachment Technologies | Timothy Bargo, Aedan Wells, and Michelle Yoon

Early Afternoon Sessions

  • 12:02pm | Offloading Calculations to Computational Storage Devices: Spark and HDFS | Cunningham, Goldstein, Hammock, Janz, Liu and Rimerman
  • 12:18pm | Using Computational Storage Devices: OpenMP/MPI and Charliecloud | Cunningham, Goldstein, Hammock, Janz, Liu and Rimerman
  • 12:34pm | SquashFS & FUSE for Better HPC Containers | Megan Phinney
  • 12:50pm | Integration of the PENNANT mini-app into the Pavilion Test Harness | Timothy Goetsch
Mid Afternoon Sessions
Thursday, August 19, 2021

Google Meet 3:

Thursday, September 30, 2021

Google Meet:


2020 Showcase Archive

An archive of the abstracts and presentations from last years virtual showcase are below.

August 6, 2020

2019 Posters Archive