Sandia National Laboratories

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Forecasting failure

October, 2016

Sandia National Laboratories aims to predict physics on a micrometer scale.


Multitalented metric

May, 2016

An alternative computing benchmark emerges to reflect scientific performance.


Joint venture

September, 2014

Sandia National Laboratories investigators turn to advanced modeling to test the reliability of the joints that hold nuclear missiles together.


After the thaw

February, 2014

Simulations of melting permafrost promise changes in climate modeling.


Sun on Earth

January, 2013

Simulations at Sandia National Laboratories reveal that using magnetism to heat and insulate fusion fuel could recreate solar conditions in the lab.


Laptop supercomputing

January, 2011

A small team led by Sandia National Laboratories is attempting to virtually put the world’s most powerful supercomputers on a user’s own desktop or laptop.


Invoking pharaoh’s name

December, 2009

The U.S. nuclear weapons arsenal must withstand attack and successfully strike their targets. Sandia scientists must figure out how.