September Publications

October 1, 2019

Below is a selection of papers that appeared in September 2019 reporting the results of research using the Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center (MGHPCC), or acknowledging the use of Harvard’s Odyssey Cluster, Northeastern’s Discovery Cluster, the Boston University Shared Computing Cluster and MIT's Engaging Cluster all of which are housed at the MGHPCC.
Amin Aboubrahim and Pran Nath (2019), LHC phenomenology with hidden sector dark matter: a long-lived stau and heavy Higgs in an observable range, arXiv: 1909.08684 [hep-ph]
Gabriel Birzu, Sakib Matin, Oskar Hallatschek, Kirill S. Korolev (2019), Genetic drift in range expansions is very sensitive to density dependence in dispersal and growth, Ecology Letters, doi: 10.1111/ele.13364
William J. Cunningham, and Sumati Surya (2019), Dimensionally Restricted Causal Set Quantum Gravity: Examples in Two and Three Dimensions, arXiv: 1908.11647 [gr-qc]
Ewan S. Douglas, John Debes, Kian Milani, Yinzi Xin, Kerri L. Cahoy, Nikole K. Lewis, Bruce Macintosh (2019), Proceedings Volume 11117, Techniques and Instrumentation for Detection of Exoplanets, doi: 10.1117/12.2529488
Sam Hadden (2019), An Integrable Model for the Dynamics of Planetary Mean Motion Resonances, arXiv: 1909.05264 [astro-ph.EP]
Dahlia R. Klein, David MacNeill, Qian Song, Daniel T. Larson, Shiang Fang, Mingyu Xu, R. A. Ribeiro, P. C. Canfield, Efthimios Kaxiras, Riccardo Comin & Pablo Jarillo-Herrero (2019), Enhancement of interlayer exchange in an ultrathin two-dimensional magnet, Nature Physics, doi: 10.1038/s41567-019-0651-0
Lachlan Lancaster, Cara Giovanetti, Philip Mocz, Yonatan Kahn, Mariangela Lisanti, David N. Spergel (2019), Dynamical Friction in a Fuzzy Dark Matter Universe, arXiv: 1909.06381 [astro-ph.CO]
Yuyu Li, Pablo Ferreyra, Anna K. Swan, Roberto Paiella (2019), Current-Driven Terahertz Light Emission from Graphene Plasmonic Oscillations, ACS Photonics, doi: 10.1021/acsphotonics.9b01037
Chungwen Liang, Sergey N. Savinov, Jasna Fejzo, Stephen J. Eyles, Jianhan Chen (2019), Modulation of Amyloid-β42 Conformation by Small Molecules Through Nonspecific Binding, J. Chem. Theory Comput., doi: 10.1021/acs.jctc.9b00599
Loïc M. Roch, Semion K. Saikin, Florian Häse, Pascal Friederich, Randall H. Goldsmith, Salvador León, and Alán Aspuru-Guzik (2019), From absorption spectra to charge transfer in PEDOT nanoaggregates with machine learning, arXiv: 1909.10768 [physics.chem-ph]
Jayson R. Vavrek, Brian S. Henderson, Areg Danagoulian (2019), Validation of Geant4’s G4NRF module against nuclear resonance fluorescence data from 238U and 27Al, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms, doi: 10.1016/j.nimb.2019.08.034
Huan Yang, Prasad Bandarkar, Ransom Horne, Vitor B. P. Leite, Jorge Chahine, and  Paul C. Whitford (2019), Diffusion of tRNA inside the ribosome is position-dependent, J. Chem. Phys, doi: 10.1063/1.5113814
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Dusty With a Chance of Star Formation
Checking the Medicine Cabinet to Interrupt COVID-19 at the Molecular Level
Not Too Hot, Not Too Cold But Still, Is It Just Right?​
Smashing Discoveries​
Microbiome Pattern Hunting
Modeling the Air we Breathe
Exploring Phytoplankton Diversity
The Computer Will See You Now
Computing the Toll of Trapped Diamondback Terrapins
Edging Towards a Greener Future
Physics-driven Drug Discovery
Modeling Plasma-Surface Interactions
Sensing Subduction Zones
Neural Networks & Earthquakes
Small Stars, Smaller Planets, Big Computing
Data Visualization using Climate Reanalyzer
Getting to Grips with Glassy Materials
Modeling Molecular Engines
Forest Mapping: When the Budworms come to Dinner
Exploring Thermoelectric Behavior at the Nanoscale
The Trickiness of Talking to Computers
A Genomic Take on Geobiology
From Grass to Gas
Teaching Computers to Identify Odors
From Games to Brains
The Trouble with Turbulence
A New Twist
A Little Bit of This... A Little Bit of That..
Looking Like an Alien!
Locking Up Computing
Modeling Supernovae
Sound Solution
Lessons in a Virtual Test Tube​
Higgs Boson Spotted in Holyoke?
Crack Computing
Automated Real-time Medical Imaging Analysis
Towards a Smarter Greener Grid
Heading Off Head Blight
Organic Light-Harvesting Antennae
Art and AI
Excited by Photons
Tapping into an Ocean of Data
Computing Global Change
Star Power
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