Articles in the Science Category

[ Jul 7 2015 - 8:45 am ]

Turning trees, grass, and other biomass into fuel for automobiles and airplanes is a costly and complex process. A team of biofuel researchers from ORNL are working to change that.

[ Jul 7 2015 - 8:12 am ]

Robert Edwards, a researcher and senior staff member at JLab is the principal investigator for a group researching particle physics at the OLCF. The team’s ALCC project focused on running quarks through the gluon field and analyzing how their position in space–time is affected by the different configurations.

[ Jun 16 2015 - 8:52 am ]

For 5 years a team led by William Daughton of Los Alamos National Laboratory has been simulating magnetic reconnection in space using the Cray XK7 Titan supercomputer and its predecessor, the Cray XT5 Jaguar supercomputer. The team’s simulations support the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s Magnetospheric Multiscale Mission.

[ Jun 16 2015 - 8:31 am ]

Jeremy Smith, an ORNL/University of Tennessee Governor’s Chair, uses both Titan and SNS to understand the overall function and structure of proteins.

[ May 27 2015 - 9:41 am ]

OLCF’s Tjerk Straatsma, recently announced the 13 projects selected for OLCF’s Center for Accelerated Application Readiness (CAAR) Program during the International Data Corporation’s (IDC’s) High-Performance Computing (HPC) User Forum in Norfolk, Virginia lat month.

[ May 21 2015 - 11:53 am ]

Researchers are working to integrate observation and modeling to create a better picture of Earth’s climate as a whole. One researcher committed to this goal is Dali Wang of DOE’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory

[ May 5 2015 - 9:14 am ]

Whereas laboratory experiments and various imaging methods could offer only hypotheses, for the first time OLCF”s Titan gave researchers precise predictions about nanocrystal surface development.

[ May 5 2015 - 8:59 am ]

Researchers are using OLCF’s Titan supercomputer to try to get closer to producing sustainable fusion for electricity.

[ Apr 15 2015 - 2:46 pm ]

The INCITE program is now accepting proposals for high-impact, computationally intensive research campaigns in a broad array of science, engineering and computer science domains.

[ Apr 15 2015 - 1:12 pm ]

The OLCF has selected the next set of partnership projects into its Center for Accelerated Application Readiness program.