The Shape of Melting in Two Dimensions
The Shape of Melting in Two Dimensions

As part of her team’s research into matter’s tendency to self-organize, Sharon Glotzer of the University of Michigan ran a series of hard particle simulations to study melting in two-dimensional (2-D) systems.

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Researchers Flip Script for Li-Ion Electrolytes to Simulate Better Batteries
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A team led by the California Institute of Technology’s (Caltech’s) Thomas Miller used the OLCF’s Titan to identify potential electrolyte materials and predict which ones could enhance the performance of lithium-ion batteries.

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Technology

ORNL Resources Help BigNeuron Tackle Grand Challenges
[January 31, 2017 | 3:56 pm]

Leveraging the high-performance computing and data resources provided by the OLCF and CADES, neuroscience researchers are advancing the computational modeling of individual neurons.

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Straatsma Named AAAS Fellow in Chemistry
[January 31, 2017 | 4:10 pm]

Tjerk Straatsma, the OLCF’s Scientific Computing Group leader, has been elected as an American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) fellow in chemistry for his contributions to computational science.

January 4, 2017 - 10:17 am