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Galactic Winds Push Researchers to Probe Galaxies at Unprecedented Scale
1 year ago

Galactic Winds Push Researchers to Probe Galaxies at Unprecedented Scale

By  •  1 year ago  •  Science

When astronomers peer into the universe, what they see often exceeds the limits of human understanding. Such is the case with low-mass galaxies—galaxies a fraction of the size of …
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Assembling Life’s Molecular Motor
1 year ago

Assembling Life’s Molecular Motor

By  •  1 year ago  •  Science

Despite the grand diversity among living organisms, the molecule used to store and transmit energy within aerobic, or oxygen-using, cells is remarkably the same. From bacteria to fungi, plants, and …
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A Seismic Mapping Milestone
2 years ago

A Seismic Mapping Milestone

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

Because of Earth’s layered composition, scientists have often compared the basic arrangement of its interior to that of an onion. There’s the familiar thin crust of continents and ocean floors; …
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Researchers Shoot for Success with Simulations of Laser Pulse–Material Interactions
2 years ago

Researchers Shoot for Success with Simulations of Laser Pulse–Material Interactions

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

With the advent of laser technology in the 1960s, materials scientists gained a new tool to both study and modify materials. Today, lasers allow researchers to manipulate materials on atomic …
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The Shape of Melting in Two Dimensions
2 years ago

The Shape of Melting in Two Dimensions

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

Snow falls in winter and melts in spring, but what drives the phase change in between?

Although melting is a familiar phenomenon encountered in everyday life, playing a part …
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Titan Shines Light on High-Temperature Superconductor Pathway
2 years ago

Titan Shines Light on High-Temperature Superconductor Pathway

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

Simulation demonstrates how superconductivity arises in cuprates’ pseudogap phase.
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New Users Tap Titan for Another Year of World-Class Supercomputing Research
3 years ago

New Users Tap Titan for Another Year of World-Class Supercomputing Research

By  •  3 years ago  •  Science

Director of Science Jack Wells shares the successes of first-year INCITE users while encouraging new users to apply for time in 2017. The post originally appeared in Cray’s blog.
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Titan Probes Depths of Biofuel’s Biggest Barrier
3 years ago

Titan Probes Depths of Biofuel’s Biggest Barrier

By  •  3 years ago  •  Science

To better understand lignin, a problematic molecule for next-generation biofuel production, a team from ORNL created one of the largest biomolecular simulations to date—a 23.7-million atom system representing pretreated biomass in the presence of enzymes.
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Titan Helps Researchers Explore Explosive Star Scenarios
3 years ago

Titan Helps Researchers Explore Explosive Star Scenarios

By  •  3 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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Oak Ridge Computational Scientist Joins Argonne Reps to Discuss Current, Future LCF Resources
3 years ago

Oak Ridge Computational Scientist Joins Argonne Reps to Discuss Current, Future LCF Resources

By  •  3 years ago  •  People

Oak Ridge and Argonne Leadership Computing Facility representatives teamed up this summer to expose scientists in the UK to high-performance computing research opportunities in the United States.
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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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