Read about the impacts of NREL's innovations in computational science.
NREL's scientific and high-performance computing innovations have been recognized by industry and the scientific community.
2018 Data Center Dynamics Eco-Sustainability Award
NREL's high-performance computing data center won the prestigious 2018 Data Center Dynamics Data Center Eco-Sustainability Award, bolstering the lab's status as a world leader in data center efficiency and sustainability. Referred to as the Oscars of the data center industry, the annual DCD Global Awards recognize the industry's top data center projects and people. NREL was honored for its showcase facility for data center sustainability that demonstrates best practices in energy efficiency, waste heat capture, and use of component-level warm-water liquid cooling.
2018 Federal Energy and Water Management Award
2014 R&D 100 Award and R&D Magazine Editor's Choice Award
Read about high-impact projects powered by NREL's computational science capabilities.
In The News
Read highlighted press coverage of NREL's computational science achievements.
New Open-Access Materials Database Could Save Research Time, Spur Material Science Advances, The American Ceramic Society
NREL Opens Large Database of Inorganic Thin-Film Materials, Solar Magazine
HPE and NREL Take Steps to Create a Sustainable, Energy-Efficient Data Center with an H2 Fuel Cell, Hewlett Packard Enterprise blog
NREL and Partners Highlight Collaboration and Explore Future During Partner Week, NREL news feature story highlighting the lab's partnership with Hewlett Packard Enterprise
17 Labs in 17 Minutes, U.S. Department of Energy Direct Current podcast featuring NREL Computational Science Center Director Steve Hammond
NREL's computational science experts are partnering with industry at the ESIF to tackle critical energy challenges using high-performance computing and visualization.