Modeling, simulation, & visualization

Researchers create successful predictions of combustion reaction ratesJanuary 5, 2015

Researchers at Argonne and Sandia National Laboratories have demonstrated, for the first time, a method to successfully predict pressure-dependent chemical reaction rates, an important breakthrough in combustion and atmospheric chemistry that is expected to benefit auto and engine manufacturers, oil and gas utilities and other industries that employ combustion models.

Argonne funds three projects for new Integrated Imaging InitiativeDecember 18, 2014

As part of the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory's support for its Integrated Imaging Initiative (I3), the Laboratory-Directed Research and Development (LDRD) program has funded three new programs.

MAUI: Modeling, Analysis, and Ultrafast Imaging

Integrating ultrafast time-resolved imaging with large-scale molecular dynamics modeling and in situ data analysis and visualization in order to design, conduct, and understand spatiotemporal measurements can provide crucial insights for energy research.

Argonne, Convergent and Cummins cooperate to discover the secrets of fuel injectorsDecember 8, 2014

A team of researchers at Argonne has created integrated modeling of the fluid dynamics of fuel injectors in modern engines

Designing future citiesOctober 7, 2014

LakeSim is an Argonne-developed tool that merges urban design with scientific analysis to aid in the design of 21st century cities. LakeSim uses current architectural and energy data to make forecasts for designers on long-term large-scale developments.

Argonne Now Magazine - Summer 2014

In the summer 2014 issue of the Argonne magazine, learn about "The Science that Stumped Einstein," find out how we are addressing crime, social unrest, and buses by finding patterns in data in "City of Big Data," and take a trip back to 19th-century Chicago to get perspective on the ongoing issue of soot and carbon in the air in "The Volcano of a Hundred Thousand Mouths." Also featuring Ask a Scientist, fun facts, infographics, The Secret Lives of Scientists, and more.