Good News Archive
UNEDF project featured in DOE Office of Science "Science Highlights Series"
An article entitled
"Universities and DOE National Laboratories Join Forces to Understand the Nucleus of an Atom" about the UNEDF collaboration is the February, 2011
UNEDF collaboration member wins CMU President's Award for Outstanding
Prof. Mihai Horoi of Central Michigan University was one of two
recipients recognized for "scholarship and research of national and
international merit" (see video and press release).
UNEDF researcher to join University of Tsukuba high performance computing effort
Dr. Jun Terasaki, UNEDF collaboration member at the University of North Carolina,
will take his expertise to a five-year UNEDF-like project using
massively parallel computers.
UNEDF project on rare-earth nuclear excitations awarded 10 million
UNEDF members Jonathan Engel and Jun Terasaki of the
University of North Carolina have been
awarded 10M cpu hours on the ORNL supercomputer Kraken for
Systematics of Nuclear Surface Vibrations in
The award is from the NSF-funded
which provides leadership class resources at eleven
partner sites for open scientific discovery.
UNEDF F-17 halo
work featured in Science Daily
Ab initio coupled-cluster calculations of Fluorine-17 by UNEDF-members
Gaute Hagen and Thomas Papenbrock of Oak Ridge National
Lab and the University of Tennessee, together with Morten Hjorth-Jensen of the University of
Oslo, pin down details of the proton-halo state.
UNEDF sub-project featured in SciDAC Review
Rusty Lusk and Steve Pieper
Asynchronous Dynamic Load Balancing (ADLB) library for high-performance computing
and its application to
Green's Function Monte Carlo (GFMC) calculations of nuclei.
- UNEDF collaborators Steve Pieper
and Bob Wiringa awarded APS Bonner Prize
The Tom W. Bonner Prize is the highest award
for research given by the APS Division of Nuclear Physics.
Full details on the award to
Bob are available.