Modeling, simulation, & visualization

Shape-shifting groups of nanorods release heat differentlyFebruary 18, 2015

Researchers at Argonne have revealed previously unobserved behaviors that show how the transfer of heat at the nanoscale causes nanoparticles to change shape in groups.

Argonne researchers to study Chicago emergency evacuation systemFebruary 13, 2015

A group of Argonne researchers will be studying methods and creating tools for building more resilient mass transit systems to evacuate major cities under a $2.9 million grant announced today by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration.

FLC awards researchers for transfer of engine simulation techFebruary 9, 2015

The Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer has honored a group of researchers at Argonne for working with industry to use supercomputers to conduct engine simulations.

Simulations aimed at safer transport of explosivesJanuary 7, 2015

In 2005, a semi-truck hauling 35,000 pounds of explosives through the Spanish Fork Canyon in Utah crashed and caught fire, causing a dramatic explosion that left a 30- by-70-foot crater in the highway.