Projects in Scientific Computing

Earth, the Environment and Society We Live In


Storms in Space
Simulation of the January 10-11, 1997 Magnetic Cloud
Charles C. Goodrich, University of Maryland

When North Goes South
Three-Dimensional Simulation of Geomagnetic Field Reversal
Gary Glatzmaier, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Paul Roberts, University of California, Los Angeles

Crystal at the Center of the Earth
High-Pressure Elasticity of Iron and Anistropy of Earth's Inner Core
Lars Stixrude & Ronald Cohen, Carnegie Institution of Washington


* Big City Shakedown
High-Resolution Forward and Inverse Earthquake Modeling
Jacobo Bielak, Omar Ghattas, David O‘Hallaron, Carnegie Mellon University

Getting Ready For the Big One
Earthquake Ground Motion Modeling on Parallel Computers
Jacobo Bielak, Carnegie Mellon University


Article: Rolling Thunder Preview
Forecasting Severe Storms, 2005 NOAA Spring Program
Kelvin Droegemeier, University of Oklahoma

Article: Retwistered Twister
High-Resolution Simulations of Tornados with a Supercell Storm
Kelvin Droegemeier & Ming Xue, University of Oklahoma

Faster Than a Speeding Storm
Realtime Numerical Prediction of Storm-Scale Weather
Kelvin K. Droegemeier, University of Oklahoma


High Tide in Ocean Modeling
High Resolution Simulation of Global Ocean Circulation
Matthew T. O'Keefe & Aaron Sawdey, University of Minnesota
Rainer Bleck, University of Miami

Unlocking the Sun's Secrets
Simulations of Turbulent Compressible Convection
Paul Woodward & David Porter, University of Minnesota

Turbulent Earth
Anisotropy and Coherent Vortex Structures in Planetary Turbulence
James C. McWilliams, National Center for Atmospheric Research

Inner Turbulence of the Sun
Turbulent Compressible Convection with Rotation
Juri Toomre, University of Colorado, Boulder


Zeroing in on Smog
Urban Ozone Control and Atmospheric Reactivity of Organic Gases
Armistead Russell, Carnegie Mellon University

Out Goes the Bad Air
A Distributed-Computing Approach for Large-Scale Environmental Modeling
Armistead Russell, Carnegie Mellon University
Gregory J. McRae, Massachusetts Institute of Technology


The Real Deal
Efficient Parallel Solution of the Life-Cycle Model
John Rust, University of Maryland at College Park

Economics on the Fly
Airline Hubs: Costs, Markups and Customer Heterogeneity
Pablo T. Spiller, University of California, Berkeley

Articles by topic:
New Understanding of Life and Its Processes

Earth, the Environment and Society We Live In

Evolution and Structure of the Universe

New Technology and Manufacturing Processes

At the Frontier of Physics and Chemistry


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