Articles tagged with: Petascale

[ May 24 2012 - 11:50 am ]

A team of astrophysicists and computational scientists is using the power of the OLCF’s Jaguar to virtually blow up dwarf stars, revealing the secrets of the biggest thermonuclear explosions in the universe.

[ May 24 2012 - 10:11 am ]

In a paper published in The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, a team led by ORNL’s Pratul Agarwal described a process that aims to improve upon nature – and it happens in the blink of an eye.

[ Oct 31 2011 - 6:04 pm ]

More than 100 participants from government, industry, and academia attended the 2011 Computational Sciences and Engineering conference to discuss strategies for optimizing high- performance computing resources used in advanced modeling and simulation of grand challenges in energy.

[ Jun 24 2010 - 1:57 pm ]

Scientists use Jaguar to model replisome components to understand their role in health and disease.

[ Sep 28 2009 - 5:23 pm ]

Researchers use Jaguar to simulate ignition in type Ia supernova explosions.
Type Ia supernovas are the largest thermonuclear explosions in …

[ Jul 16 2009 - 5:12 pm ]

At the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory, the world’s fastest supercomputer for unclassified research is simulating abrupt climate change and shedding light on an enigmatic period of natural global warming in Earth’s relatively recent history.