Simulating the universe: supercomputers in astrophysics

Science & Technology
re:publica 2015

Short thesis: 

How computation is being used to address cutting edge problems in astrophysics.

Description: 

In this talk Dr. Christine Corbett Moran will go over modern puzzles and challenges in astrophysics: from the formation of supermassive black holes, to dark matter, to dark energy and more and how cutting edge computing techniques in distributed systems are paving the way to enhancing our understanding of the deepest mysteries of the universe.

STG-1
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 17:30 to 18:30
English
Talk
Beginner

Speakers

Postdoctoral Scholar, Astrophysics