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ACCEL Program Continues to Experience Growth, Success
2 years ago

ACCEL Program Continues to Experience Growth, Success

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

As 2016 begins, the ACCEL program at Oak Ridge National Laboratory continues to grow and deliver successful results.
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Fighting Fire with FireFOAM
2 years ago

Fighting Fire with FireFOAM

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

Researchers at insurance company FM Global are using Titan to try and better understand fire growth and suppression.
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Titan Helps Researchers Explore Explosive Star Scenarios
2 years ago

Titan Helps Researchers Explore Explosive Star Scenarios

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

Using Titan, researchers at Stony Brook University completed a three-dimensional, high-resolution investigation of the thermonuclear burning a double-detonation white dwarf undergoes before explosion.
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INCITE Grants Awarded to 56 Computational Research Projects
3 years ago

INCITE Grants Awarded to 56 Computational Research Projects

By  •  3 years ago  •  Science

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science announced 56 projects aimed at accelerating discovery and innovation to address some of the world’s most challenging scientific questions.
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Titan Takes on the Big One
3 years ago

Titan Takes on the Big One

By  •  3 years ago  •  Science

A team led by Thomas Jordan of the Southern California Earthquake Center, headquartered at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, is using the Titan supercomputer to develop physics-based earthquake simulations to better understand earthquake systems, including the potential seismic hazards from known faults and the impact of strong ground motions on urban areas.
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Flowing Toward Red Blood Cell Breakthroughs
3 years ago

Flowing Toward Red Blood Cell Breakthroughs

By  •  3 years ago  •  Science

A team of researchers from Brown University and ETH Zurich the Universita da Svizzera Italiana and Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche is using America’s largest, most powerful supercomputer to help understand and fight diseases affecting some of the body’s smallest building blocks.
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Nanoelectronics Researchers Employ Titan for an Electrifying Simulation Speedup
3 years ago

Nanoelectronics Researchers Employ Titan for an Electrifying Simulation Speedup

By  •  3 years ago  •  Science

A team, led by ETH Zurich’s Mathieu Luisier is using Titan to simulate and better understand nanoscale components such as transistors or battery electrodes.
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Titan Helps Unpuzzle Decades-Old Plutonium Perplexities
3 years ago

Titan Helps Unpuzzle Decades-Old Plutonium Perplexities

By  •  3 years ago  •  Science

A team of condensed matter theorists at Rutgers University used nearly 10 million Titan core hours to calculate the electronic and magnetic structure of plutonium using a combination of density functional theory calculations and the leading-edge dynamical mean field theory technique.
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Researchers Mine Information from Next-Generation Subsurface Flow Simulations
3 years ago

Researchers Mine Information from Next-Generation Subsurface Flow Simulations

By  •  3 years ago  •  Science

Team’s improved models could benefit carbon sequestration, contaminant transport, and oil recovery research
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The Future of Forecasting
3 years ago

The Future of Forecasting

By  •  3 years ago  •  Science

Researchers from the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts have use Titan to refine their highly lauded weather prediction model in hopes of further understanding their future computational needs for more localized weather forecasts.
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Code Speedup Strengthens Researchers’ Grasp of Neutrons
3 years ago

Code Speedup Strengthens Researchers’ Grasp of Neutrons

By  •  3 years ago  •  Science

A team led by James Vary of Iowa State University leveraged Titan to simulate clusters of neutrons called “neutron drops” to understand their properties better.
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Researchers Build Bacteria’s Photosynthetic Engine
3 years ago

Researchers Build Bacteria’s Photosynthetic Engine

By  •  3 years ago  •  Science

A team led by Klaus Schulten of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign used Titan to achieve a milestone in the field of biomolecular simulation, modeling a complete photosynthetic organelle of the bacteria Rhodobacter sphaeroides in atomic detail.
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