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March 27, 2013

Argonne applied mathematicians use INCITE awards to attack energy problems
What is the best possible power grid configuration for our nation? How can we balance the increasing demands for power while minimizing costs and avoiding waste of resources? An Argonne team led by computational mathematician Mihai Anitescu will use its 2013 INCITE award to investigate power dispatch problems with a newly formulated, highly scalable algorithm.
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March 27, 2013

Argonne Researchers Awarded Supercomputing Time on Blue Waters
Four researchers at Argonne have been awarded computing time on the Blue Waters supercomputer at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The Argonne researchers will use the computer time to develop new tools and technologies in the computing sciences, biosciences, and physical sciences...
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March 26, 2013

Franck Cappello joins Mathematics and Computer Science Division at Argonne
Franck Cappello, an internationally renowned researcher and leader in high-performance computing, has joined Argonne’s Mathematics and Computer Science Division as senior computer scientist and project manager of research on resilience at the extreme scale...
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March 26, 2013

High-Speed Combustion and Detonation Project Scaling Up for Mira
Researchers at the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF) are simulating the high-speed combustion and detonation of hydrogen-oxygen mixtures to enable safer and more widespread use of hydrogen as an alternative fuel.
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March 22, 2013

Argonne's Sven Leyffer Presents 2-Week Course in Optimization
Argonne computational mathematician Sven Leyffer presented a two-week course February 18–March 1 at the Catholic University of Louvain in Belgium. The theme for the course was “Mixed-Integer Nonlinear Optimization: Applications, Algorithms, and Computation...
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March 18, 2013

Rise of the Super Smart Supercomputer (VIDEO)
Pete Beckman presents "Rise of the Super Smart Supercomputer: How Massively Powerful Computers and Big Data are Transforming Science and Our Lives" at the Argonne OutLoud Lecture on March 14, 2013.
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March 11, 2013

ALCF Staff Encourages Girls to Get Excited About Science
On February 21, 80 local eighth graders visited Argonne to participate in the laboratory’s 13th annual Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day (IGED). The event aims to introduce girls to careers in the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) fields...
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March 7, 2013

MAGIC: Climate study from a cargo ship
MAGIC, short for Marine ARM GPCI Investigation of Clouds, is a project that studies clouds from a cargo ship. One of the key players in the research is Argonne National Laboratory outside Chicago.
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March 4, 2013

More from LES: Using large eddy simulations to understand flow mixing in power plant pipes
Three researchers in Argonne’s MCS Division— Aleksandr Obabko, Paul Fischer, and Timothy Tautges—and three colleagues from Russia and England have written an article which focuses on thermal fluctuations relevant to the design of nuclear power plant pipe systems...
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February 28, 2013

Breakthrough could lead to drugs that better combat 'superbugs'
In the never-ending battle between antibiotic developers and the bacteria they fight, scientists at Argonne have made a key breakthrough that could allow for the development of new drugs to more effectively combat antibiotic-resistant “superbugs...
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