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Geophysics

Wells Brings HPC Expertise to Seismology Meeting
4 years ago

Wells Brings HPC Expertise to Seismology Meeting

By  •  4 years ago  •  People

Jack Wells, director of science for the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF), a US Department of Energy Office of Science User Facility located at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, recently …
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Titan Takes on the Big One
5 years ago

Titan Takes on the Big One

By  •  5 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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Titan Simulates Earthquake Physics Necessary for Safer Building Design

By  •  7 years ago  •  Science

To prepare California for the next “big one,” SCEC joint researchers are simulating earthquakes at high frequencies for more detailed predictions that are needed by structural engineers on Titan.
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