June 12, 2019

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High-Fidelity Multiphysics Simulations to Improve Nuclear Reactor Safety and Economics

Engineers can model heat distribution in reactor designs with fewer or no approximations.

June 11, 2019

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Solving a Beta Decay Puzzle

Researchers use advanced nuclear models to explain 50-year mystery surrounding the process stars use to transform elements.

June 6, 2019

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Watching the Rain in Climate Models

Scientists use supercomputers to determine how reliably a popular Earth system model represents precipitation regionally and globally.

June 6, 2019

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Simulations Shed Light on Self-Healing Cement

A first-of-its-kind computer simulation reveals self-healing cement for geothermal and oil and gas wells performs better than originally thought.