Issue No. 05 - Sep./Oct. (2018 vol. 20)
Paul R. Woodward , University of Minnesota
Falk Herwig , University of Victoria
Ted Wetherbee , Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College
Simulating the hydrogen ingestion flash in asymptotic giant branch stars is discussed as an illustration of a computational science research problem demanding high performance computation at scale. The relation of this work to the National Strategic Computing Initiatives objectives is discussed.
astronomy computing, giant stars, hydrodynamics, stellar composition, stellar internal processes
P. R. Woodward, F. Herwig and T. Wetherbee, "Simulating Stellar Hydrodynamics at Extreme Scale," in Computing in Science & Engineering, vol. 20, no. 5, pp. 8-17, 2018.