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Title: Light and dark matter in the universe

This simulation follows the growth of density perturbations in both gas and dark matter components in a volume 1 billion light years on a side beginning shortly after the Big Bang and evolved to half more »the present age of the universe. It calculates the gravitational clumping of intergalactic gas and dark matter modeled using a computational grid of 64 billion cells and 64 billion dark matter particles. The simulation uses a computational grid of 4096^3 cells and took over 4,000,000 CPU hours to complete. Read more: http://www.anl.gov/Media_Center/News/2010/news100104.html« less
Title: Light and dark matter in the universe
Publication Date: 2010-01-01
OSTI Identifier: 1045828
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org: USDOE
Subject: 03 NATURAL GAS ; universe ; light ; dark ; matter ; computing ; astronomy ; galaxy ; big bang ; density ; science ; technology ; supercomputer ; argonne ; national lab
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 0:02:09
System Entry Date: 2016-01-27