The NREL Computational Science Center leads the lab's efforts to solve energy challenges using high-performance computing (HPC), computational science, applied mathematics, scientific data management, visualization, and informatics.

NREL's computational science staff uses advanced computing capabilities to address scientific and engineering challenges in fields ranging from condensed matter physics and nonlinear dynamics to computational fluid dynamics.

NREL is also home to the most energy-efficient data center in the world, featuring NREL's newest HPC system, Eagle, which has a peak performance of 8.0 petaflops. Learn more about Eagle.