Articles in the Science Category

[ Apr 5 2011 - 8:48 am ]

Through the ASCR Leadership Computing Challenge (ALCC), allocations were awarded to five projects with an emphasis on high-risk, high-impact research related to DOE’s energy mission. They are already providing insight into important efforts such as advancing the clean-energy agenda and understanding the Earth’s climate.

[ Mar 2 2011 - 10:33 am ]

BMI Corporation is combining their aerospace and race care design expertise with the power of the OLCF’s Jaguar supercomputer to create a new, long haul “SmartTruck” that will increase fuel efficiency and reduce carbon emissions.

[ Feb 15 2011 - 1:45 am ]

A team led by University of Iowa astrophysicist Gregory Howes is using ORNL’s Jaguar supercomputer to explore astrophysical plasma.

[ Feb 14 2011 - 2:38 pm ]

Using Jaguar, a research team led by Aleksei Aksimentiev, assistant professor in the physics department at the University of Illinois–Urbana-Champaign, began a project to create machines for personal genome sequencing that will be more accessible to hospitals.

[ Feb 14 2011 - 1:18 pm ]

Using Jaguar, SEACISM’s aim is to use state-of-the-art simulation to predict the behavior of ice sheets under a changing climate by developing scalable algorithms.

[ Feb 1 2011 - 3:35 pm ]

Purdue researchers break petaflop barrier with study of electrons in computer chips
A team led by Gerhard Klimeck of Purdue University …

[ Jun 24 2010 - 1:57 pm ]

Scientists use Jaguar to model replisome components to understand their role in health and disease.

[ Sep 28 2009 - 5:23 pm ]

Researchers use Jaguar to simulate ignition in type Ia supernova explosions.
Type Ia supernovas are the largest thermonuclear explosions in …

[ Aug 24 2009 - 8:55 am ]

Nanostructure simulations show problems and solutions
Scientists from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) will use the Jaguar supercomputer at Oak Ridge …

[ Jul 16 2009 - 5:12 pm ]

At the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory, the world’s fastest supercomputer for unclassified research is simulating abrupt climate change and shedding light on an enigmatic period of natural global warming in Earth’s relatively recent history.