Projects in Scientific Computing

Evolution and Structure of the Universe

Article: Fixing the Holes
Cosmological Hydrodynamic Simulations of Black Hole Formation
Tiziana Di Matteo, Carnegie Mellon University

Article: Star Maker Machinery
Star Formation in Isolated Disk Galaxies
Mordecai-Mark Mac Low, the American Museum of Natural History

Article: Baby Cosmos Grows Up
The Structure of Dark Matter Halos and the LCDM Model
Paul Bode & Jeremiah Ostriker, Princeton University

How to Cook a Giant Planet
Formation of Giant Planets by Fragmentation of Protoplanetary Disks
Thomas Quinn, University of Washington

In Search of Planetary Pancakes
Simulation of Star Formation out of a Turbulence Molecular Cloud
Michael L. Norman, University of California, San Diego

The Dance of Two Black Holes
Grazing Collisions of Black Holes via the Excision of Singularities
Pablo Laguna, Penn State University

Ripples in Space and Time
Stable Characteristic Evolution of Generic 3-Dimensional Single-Black-Hole Spacetimes
Jeffrey Winicour, University of Pittsburgh

New Light on Dark Matter
Testing Cosmogonic Models with Gravitational Lensing
Jeremiah P. Ostriker, Princeton University

Death of A Hot Young Star
On the Nature of Core-Collapse Supernova Explosions
Adam Burrows, University of Arizona

Groping in the Dark
The Formation of Galaxies and Large-Scale Structure of the Universe
Edmund Bertschinger, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Beacons in Space
A Search for Millisecond Pulsars
Joseph H. Taylor, Princeton University

Doomsday at a Distance
Explosion of Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9 on Entry into the Jovian Atmosphere
Mordecai-Mark Mac Low, University of Chicago

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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