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Cloud Computing 2018

ISTI solicits Rapid Response Research Proposals on the topic of Cloud Computing in Amazon Web Services.


  • Institute Director
  • Stephan Eidenbenz
  • (505) 667-3742
  • Email
  • Professional Staff Assistant
  • Nickole Aguilar Garcia
  • (505) 665-3048
  • Email

May 2018

Rapid Response Research Call for Proposals (pdf)
Submission deadline is June 15, 2018.

September 19, 2018, 1:30 – 5 pm

Rapid Response Familiarization Cloud Computing Talks/Demos

Location: Oppenheimer Study Center, Jemez/Cochiti Rooms
Printable Agenda (pdf)
Final Report (pdf)

Computational Physics Applications
  • Accelerating Hydrodynamics and Turbulence Modeling with Efficient Deep Learning on Amazon AWS GPUs, A. Mohan (T-4/CNLS) | Slides (LANL-only) (pdf)
  • An Autonomous Security System with AWS DeepLens, C. Kiss (A-2)
  • DOE Climate Models for Risk Assessment on the Cloud, D. Pasqualini (A-1) | Slides (LANL-only) (pdf)
  • Enabling Wildland Fire Managers to Explore the Fire Response Space, M. Holmes (EES-16) | Slides (LANL-only) (pdf)
  • Mapping Industrial Seismic Noise in the Continental US, J. MacCarthy (EES-17) | Slides (LANL-only) (pdf)
  • Framework for On-Demand Cloud Computation of Theoretical Models of Materials over Discretized Phase Volumes, D. Fobes (A-1) | Slides (LANL-only) (pdf)
Data Science Applications and Logistics
Machine Learning Applications