Hawaiian-Emperor undersea mystery revealed with supercomputers

Journal Reference: Jiashun Hu, Michael Gurnis, Johann Rudi, Georg Stadler, R. Dietmar Müller. Dynamics of the abrupt change in Pacific Plate motion around 50 million years ago. Nature Geoscience, 2021; 15 (1): 74 DOI: 10.1038/s41561-021-00862-6 A team of scientists have now used supercomputers allocated by the Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE) to model … Read more

Toward ever-more powerful microchips and supercomputers

Journal Reference: Joseph R. Vella, David Humbird, David B. Graves. Molecular dynamics study of silicon atomic layer etching by chorine gas and argon ions. Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B, 2022; 40 (2): 023205 DOI: 10.1116/6.0001681 Physical limit With this doubling now rapidly approaching a physical limit, the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Princeton … Read more

Monitoring Arctic permafrost with satellites, supercomputers, and deep learning

Journal Reference: M. Udawalpola, A. Hasan, A. K. Liljedahl, A. Soliman, C. Witharana. Operational-Scale GeoAI for Pan-Arctic Permafrost Feature Detection from High-Resolution Satellite Imagery. The International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, 2021; XLIV-M-3-2021: 175 DOI: 10.5194/isprs-archives-XLIV-M-3-2021-175-2021 Permafrost is important for our climate, containing large amounts of biomass stored as methane … Read more

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