Monday, November 2, 2015

SC15 Releases Short Video on How HPC is Impacting Climate Change as Explained by Leading World Experts

Hear from the experts at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory who explain how high performance computing is the most important component in analyzing future climate change scenarios or models and developing strategies to help circumvent rapid climate change.

According to Dr. Alexander “Sandy” MacDonald, Chief Science Advisor, NOAA’s Office of Oceanic Research Director of the Earth System Research, “Climate change is one of the greatest, if not the greatest issue of the 21st century.”

Adding to the discussion are Benjamin Santer and Dean Norman Williams from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, who highlight why this is such a pressing issue and what steps are being done to better understand the global impact.

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