Supercomputers

RIT researchers use Frontera supercomputer to study eccentric binary black hole fusions

Researchers at the Center for Computational Relativity and Gravitation (CCRG) at the Rochester Institute of Technology are using the world’s most powerful university supercomputer to perform simulations that will help scientists study eccentric binary black hole mergers. Professor Carlos Lousto of CCRG and the School of Mathematical Sciences was awarded …

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Supercomputer delivers Leeds United European verdict as Marcelo Bielsa’s men climb world rankings

After going through the most difficult month of their season without tasting defeat, the more optimistic Leeds United fans are starting to question the prospects of qualifying for European football. Manchester City’s Carabao Cup victory this weekend opened up another European place for the Premier League, meaning this season’s sevenths …

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Supercomputer predicts top four race as Leicester City take on Chelsea, Liverpool and West Ham

Leicester City took a huge step towards qualifying for the Champions League on Monday night with a 2-1 win over Crystal Palace. Kelechi Iheanacho was the hero again as he struck a stunning winner in the 80th minute to push City seven points ahead of West Ham to fifth place. …

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Massachusetts startup uses supercomputing to identify four promising COVID therapies

Amid increasing global cases and threatening variants, a major gap remains in the global strategy to end the pandemic: effective therapies. Now, a Massachusetts startup powered by a wide array of HPC resources – including local resources from the Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center (MGHPCC) – has identified four …

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