October 2011

Power to go

High-performance computing is boosting a promising new battery technology that may make electric cars a practical alternative to gas.

September 2011

Power supply

Exaflops-capable computers could be just the fuel the nuclear power industry needs.

December 2009

Girding the grid

Computational tools help to improve the interconnected grids that power homes and businesses and to avoid major failures like the 2003 Northeast blackout.