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GE Spins up Supercomputer Models to Zero in on Energy Loss in Turbines
1 week ago

GE Spins up Supercomputer Models to Zero in on Energy Loss in Turbines

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High-pressure turbines are complex pieces of engineering and vital components of gas turbines used to propel jet engines. The more efficient these jet engines are, the better the outcomes for …
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Physicists Crack the Code to Signature Superconductor Kink Using Supercomputing
1 month ago

Physicists Crack the Code to Signature Superconductor Kink Using Supercomputing

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Scientists have long been trying to understand the behavior of superconductors, materials that have zero electrical resistance when they reach sufficiently low temperatures. Superconductors might be useful for technologies such …
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Scientists Tap Supercomputing to Study Exotic Matter in Stars
1 month ago

Scientists Tap Supercomputing to Study Exotic Matter in Stars

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At the heart of some of the smallest and densest stars in the universe lies nuclear matter that might exist in never-before-observed exotic phases. Neutron stars, which form when the …
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Computer Simulations Shed Light on Nanomaterial Structures
2 months ago

Computer Simulations Shed Light on Nanomaterial Structures

By  •  2 months ago  •  Featured, Science

2D nanomaterials, with a thickness of a single layer of atoms, have unique electrical and optical properties that make them good candidates for use in electronics and optical sensors. An …
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U.S. Department of Energy’s INCITE Program Seeks Proposals for 2022
2 months ago

U.S. Department of Energy’s INCITE Program Seeks Proposals for 2022

By  •  2 months ago  •  Science

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Innovative and Novel Computational Impact on Theory and Experiment, or INCITE, program is seeking proposals for high-impact, computationally intensive research campaigns in a broad array …
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The Magic is Gone for Certain Atomic Nuclei
2 months ago

The Magic is Gone for Certain Atomic Nuclei

By  •  2 months ago  •  Featured, Science

Using the power of the Summit supercomputer, researchers at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, have verified the results …
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Supercomputers Aid Scientists Studying the Smallest Particles in the Universe
5 months ago

Supercomputers Aid Scientists Studying the Smallest Particles in the Universe

By  •  5 months ago  •  Featured, Science

Since the 1930s, scientists have been using particle accelerators to gain insights into the structure of matter and the laws of physics that govern our world. Today, these accelerators are …
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Former National Center for Computational Sciences Director James Hack Retires from 40-Year Computing Career
5 months ago

Former National Center for Computational Sciences Director James Hack Retires from 40-Year Computing Career

By  •  5 months ago  •  Featured, People

Delivering scientific breakthroughs on the world’s most powerful supercomputers requires leaders with the experience and knowledge of how to run the high-performance computing (HPC) centers that house them. That’s precisely …
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INCITE Program Awards Supercomputing Time to 51 Computational Research Projects
7 months ago

INCITE Program Awards Supercomputing Time to 51 Computational Research Projects

By  •  7 months ago  •  Featured, Science

MEDIA CONTACTS: Brian Grabowski Argonne National Laboratory bgrabowski@anl.gov 630-252-1232 Katie Bethea Oak Ridge National Laboratory betheakl@ornl.gov 865-576-8039

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Science announced allocations of …
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Reaching New Heights in Weather Forecasting’s Exascale Future
10 months ago

Reaching New Heights in Weather Forecasting’s Exascale Future

By  •  10 months ago  •  Featured, Science

Using the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility’s (OLCF’s) IBM AC922 Summit—the nation’s most powerful supercomputer devoted to open science, located at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National …
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Summit Helps Predict Molecular Breakups
12 months ago

Summit Helps Predict Molecular Breakups

By  •  12 months ago  •  Featured, Science

Designing materials with certain properties is the first step to making computer chips that can store more information, superconductors that could help to solve the world’s energy problems, and drugs …
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Supercomputing Aids Scientists Seeking Therapies for Deadly Bacterial Disease
1 year ago

Supercomputing Aids Scientists Seeking Therapies for Deadly Bacterial Disease

By  •  1 year ago  •  Featured, Science

Francisella tularensis, a bacterium that causes the illness tularemia (also known as “rabbit fever”), is one of the most hostile organisms on the planet. Once the bacterium enters the body …
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U.S. Department of Energy’s INCITE Program Seeks Proposals for 2021
1 year ago

U.S. Department of Energy’s INCITE Program Seeks Proposals for 2021

By  •  1 year ago  •  Science

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Innovative and Novel Computational Impact on Theory and Experiment (INCITE) program is now seeking proposals for high-impact, computationally intensive research campaigns in a broad array …
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Rethinking a Century of Fluid Flows
1 year ago

Rethinking a Century of Fluid Flows

By  •  1 year ago  •  Science

In 1922, English meteorologist Lewis Fry Richardson published Weather Prediction by Numerical Analysis. This influential work included a few pages devoted to a phenomenological model that described the way that …
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Machine Learning for Better Drug Design
1 year ago

Machine Learning for Better Drug Design

By  •  1 year ago  •  Featured, Science

When Harel Weinstein and his team at the Joan & Sanford I. Weill Medical College (Weill Cornell Medicine) of Cornell University set out to learn the molecular mechanisms of drugs, …
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In the Fight Against Cancer, ORNL and Stony Brook Cancer Center Enlist an Advanced Neural Network
2 years ago

In the Fight Against Cancer, ORNL and Stony Brook Cancer Center Enlist an Advanced Neural Network

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

When Joel Saltz—chair of the Department of Biomedical Informatics and associate director of the Stony Brook Cancer Center at Stony Brook University in New York—visited the US Department of Energy’s …
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