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Take Part In NASA’s Coding Challenge And Speed Up Its 30-Year-Old Code

NASA has announced a public challenge named High Performance Fast Computing Challenge (HPFCC) to get help from programmers for improving the FUN3D software. NASA is offering the prizes of $15,000 and $10,000 to top contributors. FUN3D is written in Fortran programming language and the contest is LIMITED TO US CITIZENS https://www.nasa.gov/aero/nasa-issues-a-challenge-to-speed-up-its-supercomputer-code

7th May 2017, 9:55 AM
Sandeep Balachandran
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NASA is using the oldest technology possible due to security and reliability-stability reasons.Thats a fact.
7th May 2017, 5:50 PM
kodi rud
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Yeah! Just US citizens and in FORTRAN!??? Sighs!
7th May 2017, 5:48 PM
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The contest is limited to the US citizens. https://youtu.be/X4wSK0i-tK0
7th May 2017, 10:18 AM
Sandeep Balachandran
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It's in Fortran and not available outside the US. :(
7th May 2017, 10:07 AM
Thanh Le
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