Often, researchers aim for a distant horizon with respect to their research goals. When they get there, they plot their course for the next far-off landmark.
Throughout the 20th century, …
Scientists are only beginning to understand the laws that govern the atomic world.
Before the 1950s the electrons, neutrons, and protons comprising atoms were the smallest confirmed units of matter. …
Robert Edwards, a researcher and senior staff member at JLab is the principal investigator for a group researching particle physics at the OLCF. The team’s ALCC project focused on running quarks through the gluon field and analyzing how their position in space–time is affected by the different configurations.
A team from Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (JLab) in Virginia is working to deepen our understanding of quarks, enlisting the help of Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Titan supercomputer.