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Lobachevski Supercomputer is one of the best in the World



Supercomputer takes 24th position among super machines all over the world and 3rd position in Russian rating.



21.Nov.14 4:25 PM
By Anna Posohina
Photo INNOV.RU

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Lobachevski Supercomputer is one of the best in the World
Top-500 rating of the most powerful and fastest computer systems has been revealed. Lobachevski supercomputer takes 24th position. This information is available on the official website of Lobachevski Nizhny Novgorod State University.

The same rating of Russian computer systems has also been published. Lobachevski supercomputer is on 3rd place in that rating. It lost in competition with another powerful cluster that was created by specialists of Moscow State University in cooperation with St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University.

It should be mentioned that Lobachevski computer was launched on the 26th of May 2014. It is able to process 500 trillion operations at the same time which is a great result in comparison with capacity of all gadgets and devices which can be found in Nizhny Novgorod.

This supercomputer can be used for making wide range of different calculations as well as completing other complicated tasks in different branches of science. Computer system is used in physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, economy, finance and many other fields.

Dean of the Faculty of Computational Mathematics and Cybernetics in Nizhny Novgorod State University told journalists about the practical use of computer system in medicine. This machine is able to calculate and forecast possible negative influences of medication and drugs on electric model of human body. In other words it prevents people from different health problems while creating new medications and making experiments. Moreover this computer is absolutely essential for nanotechnology field. It helps to construct oil and gas, space and industrial objects.



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