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September 13, 2019
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What They Are Saying: Support For DOE’s New Artificial Intelligence and Technology Office
Reaction from last week's announcement about the Energy Department's New Artificial Intelligence and Technology Office.
September 6, 2019
U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry announced the establishment of the DOE Artificial Intelligence and Technology Office
Secretary Perry Stands Up Office for Artificial Intelligence and Technology
This action has been taken as part of the President’s call for a national AI strategy.
August 26, 2019
U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry and Founder of the Weill Family Foundation, Mr. Sandy Weill, signed a Memorandum of Understanding to formally initiate a public-private partnership for artificial intelligence (AI), neurological disorders, and related s
Secretary Perry and Mr. Sandy Weill Sign MOU Utilizing DOE Fueled Artificial Intelligence to Advance Transformative Scientific Opportunities
MOU will foster collaboration to demonstrate AI based research breakthroughs.
August 26, 2019
Large Hadron Collider at CERN
Department of Energy Announces $21.4 Million for Quantum Information Science Research
Projects linked to both particle physics and fusion energy.
August 13, 2019
The Department of Energy, National Nuclear Security Administration and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory today announced the signing of contracts with Cray Inc. to build the NNSA’s first exascale supercomputer, “El Capitan.”
DOE’s NNSA signs $600 million contract to build its first exascale supercomputer
'El Capitan’ at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory will perform mission critical research to maintain U.S. nuclear weapons stockpile
June 21, 2019
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Secretary Perry Applauds President Trump’s Action on A.I., Announces XLab Summit on Artificial Intelligence in Chicago
Innovation XLab Artificial Intelligence Summit brings together industry leaders from the energy, transportation, healthcare and manufacturing sector.
June 18, 2019
U.S. Supercomputers Still Fastest In The World
Two U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) national laboratories continue to house the fastest supercomputers in the world, according to the new TOP500 List.
May 7, 2019
Frontier Supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory
U.S. Department of Energy and Cray to Deliver Record-Setting Frontier Supercomputer at ORNL
Exascale system expected to be world’s most powerful computer for science and innovation.
April 24, 2019
How the Energy Department Helps Fight the Opioid Crisis
The Energy Department is providing a range of advanced scientific and technological tools to combat the opioid epidemic.
April 17, 2019
The Summit Supercomputer at ORNL can be considered the world's "smartest" supercomputer for solving problems using artificial intelligence.
Department of Energy Announces $20 Million for Artificial Intelligence Research
Research aims at improving A.I. as a tool of grid resiliency and science.
April 5, 2019
Department of Energy Announces $20 Million to Develop Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Tools
ARPA-E looks to accelerate incorporation of artificial intelligence and machine learning into energy technology.
March 18, 2019
Argonne's Aurora supercomputer will launch in 2021.
U.S. Department of Energy and Intel to Build First Exascale Supercomputer
The Argonne National Laboratory supercomputer will enable high performance computing and artificial intelligence at exascale by 2021.
February 11, 2019
President Trump at the White House with federal officials. Today, he launched his American AI Initiative that directs Federal agencies to prioritize investments in research and development of AI.
White House Fact Sheet: President Donald J. Trump Is Accelerating America’s Leadership in Artificial Intelligence
President Trump launches his American AI Initiative that directs Federal agencies to prioritize investments in research and development of AI.
September 25, 2018
Department of Energy Announces Investment to Improve Resilience and Reliability of the Nation’s Energy Infrastructure
Funding will explore the use of big data, artificial intelligence, and machine learning technology to leverage the power of grid sensors.