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Platinum vs Nickel: Battle of the Biomass Catalysts
6 years ago

Platinum vs Nickel: Battle of the Biomass Catalysts

By  •  6 years ago  •  Science

A project led by Amra Peles of UTRC is pushing the limits of lower-cost, genuinely renewable hydrogen production and use for fuel cells.
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Ramgen Simulates Shock Waves, Makes Shock Waves Across Energy Spectrum
6 years ago

Ramgen Simulates Shock Waves, Makes Shock Waves Across Energy Spectrum

By  •  6 years ago  •  Science

Ramgen Power Systems, a Seattle-based energy R&D firm, is developing a novel gas compressor system based on shock-wave technology used in supersonic flight applications by using the OLCF’s Jaguar supercomputer.
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Nanoelectric Simulation Team Finalists for Gordon Bell Prize

By  •  7 years ago  •  People

Researchers from Purdue University, the University of Alabama–Huntsville, and Switzerland’s ETH Zurich are finalists for this year’s coveted ACM Gordon Bell Prize, thanks to a nanoscale simulation of electronic devices performed on Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Jaguar supercomputer.
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Simulating Turbulent Combustion Speeds Design of Power and Propulsion Devices

By  •  7 years ago  •  Science

Supercomputers help optimize engines, turbines, and other technologies for clean energy

Air and fuel mix violently during turbulent combustion. The ferocious mixing needed to ignite fuel and sustain its …
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Boeing Uses Jaguar to Validate Aircraft Modeling Applications
7 years ago

Boeing Uses Jaguar to Validate Aircraft Modeling Applications

By  •  7 years ago  •  Science

For years, academia has looked to simulation to solve some of science’s most complex problems. Recently, industry has taken notice—America’s most powerful machines are now helping its most powerful companies. Take Jaguar and Boeing, for example.
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Jaguar Users Receive HPC Innovation Excellence Awards

By  •  7 years ago  •  Technology

Mike Henderson, CEO of BMI Corporation and Smart Truck, was announced as one of nine winners of the HPC Innovation Excellence Awards, given to organizations achieving an important, quantifiable achievement with the help of high-performance computing.
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BMI Uses Jaguar to Overhaul Long-Haul Trucks

By  •  8 years ago  •  Science

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.
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The Flight of the Electrons

By  •  8 years ago  •  Science

Purdue researchers break petaflop barrier with study of electrons in computer chips

A team led by Gerhard Klimeck of Purdue University has broken the petascale barrier while addressing a relatively …
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Numerical Model of Class A Tractor Trailer
8 years ago

Numerical Model of Class A Tractor Trailer

By  •  8 years ago  •  Technology

BMI’s Mike Henderson discusses the aerodynamic analysis of semi-tractor trailers, research that could greatly enhance the efficiency of one of America’s most important shipping mediums.
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