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November 2019

Tracking tungsten

Supercomputer simulations provide a snapshot of how plasma reacts with – and can damage – components in large fusion reactors.

November 2019

Spying on cancer

With an assist from the Mira supercomputer, researchers are tuning an imaging technique to detect possible cancers in their early stages.

August 2019

Power play

Carnegie Mellon-led team generates atomic-scale simulations at Argonne in search of the best new solar cell materials.

November 2018

Clean, quiet jets

Taking aircraft turbines for a simulated spin, an international team working on Oak Ridge’s Titan supercomputer aims to reduce jet noise and pollution.

October 2018

Quantum predictions

With faster supercomputers and improved algorithms, scientists are studying a broad range of materials to find useful properties.