Articles in the Science Category
Installations mark a new milestone in natural gas-derived electricity generation.
A team led by Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory’s C.S. Chang recently used the 27-petaflop Titan supercomputer to simulate a crucial transition phenomenon in MIT’s Alcator C-Mod tokamak, uncovering the basic physics behind the transition.
To better understand dopamine uptake at neuron synapses, scientists from the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University are using the Titan supercomputer at the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility to simulate important molecular interactions at the neuron membrane.
University of Illinois researchers simulate key protein to combat multidrug resistance in cancer cells.
UC Santa Cruz team aims to generate largest simulation of a galaxy on Titan
The ALCC program provides high-performance computing resources such as America’s fastest supercomputer, Titan, to projects that align with DOE’s energy mission.
Using the Titan supercomputer, a team of researchers integrated massive amounts of climate data, combining physical and biological processes in the Earth system with feedback from human activity, marking the first successful attempt to bridge Earth systems with energy and economic models and large-scale human impact data.
A team led by University of Iowa’s George Constantinescu is using Titan to create 3-D non-hydrostatic flood models that can be used to improve the predictive capabilities of existing 2-D models.
Using the 27-petaflop Titan supercomputer, a team of researchers based at Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory are predicting how ITER—the world’s largest experimental magnetic fusion reactor, which is currently under construction in France—will withstand the extreme heat involved in extracting exhaust.
A team led by ORNL’s Amit Shyam and Dongwon Shin is using Titan to explore the possibilities of designing various high-temperature–capable alloys, in hopes of changing the paradigm for current alloy design and significantly shortening the typical alloy development and deployment process.