Articles in the Science Category

[ Aug 8 2017 - 1:38 pm ]

UC Santa Cruz team aims to generate largest simulation of a galaxy on Titan

[ Aug 8 2017 - 10:04 am ]

The ALCC program provides high-performance computing resources such as America’s fastest supercomputer, Titan, to projects that align with DOE’s energy mission.

[ Jul 18 2017 - 9:50 am ]

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.

[ Jul 18 2017 - 9:50 am ]

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.

[ Jun 27 2017 - 9:01 am ]

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.

[ Jun 5 2017 - 12:57 pm ]

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.

[ Jun 5 2017 - 12:50 pm ]

A team of computational researchers, led by Jefferson Lab’s Robert Edwards, has been using the Titan supercomputer to support advancements in large-scale Jefferson Lab experiments.

[ May 9 2017 - 1:49 pm ]

A team of computational scientists from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign used the Titan supercomputer to model one of life’s ubiquitous molecular motors.

[ May 9 2017 - 9:24 am ]

The Titan supercomputer at the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility has enabled scientists from a team led by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory to explore an unexpected oxidation state in the rare, radioactive element berkelium that was first observed in experiment.

[ Apr 18 2017 - 7:40 am ]

The startup of the first new US nuclear reactor in more than 20 years benefited from advanced simulation capabilities carried out on OLCF systems by the Consortium for Advanced Simulation of Light Water Reactors.