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Physicists Crack the Code to Signature Superconductor Kink Using Supercomputing
2 months ago

Physicists Crack the Code to Signature Superconductor Kink Using Supercomputing

By  •  2 months ago  •  Featured, Science

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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Closely Spaced Hydrogen Atoms Could Facilitate Superconductivity in Ambient Condition
1 year ago

Closely Spaced Hydrogen Atoms Could Facilitate Superconductivity in Ambient Condition

By  •  1 year ago  •  Featured, Science

By: Paul Boisvert, 502-229-4466, BoisvertPL@ornl.gov

An international team of researchers has discovered the hydrogen atoms in a metal hydride material are much more tightly spaced than had been predicted for …
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Titan Shines Light on High-Temperature Superconductor Pathway
5 years ago

Titan Shines Light on High-Temperature Superconductor Pathway

By  •  5 years ago  •  Science

Simulation demonstrates how superconductivity arises in cuprates’ pseudogap phase.
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Superconductor Simulation Tops 15 Petaflops on Titan
8 years ago

Superconductor Simulation Tops 15 Petaflops on Titan

By  •  8 years ago  •  Science

Researchers simulating high-temperature superconductors has topped 15 petaflops on ORNL’s Titan supercomputer. More importantly, they did it with an algorithm that substantially overcomes two major roadblocks to realistic superconductor modeling.
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