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Illinois researcher uses XSEDE to contribute to black hole image

Charles Gammie, a professor of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Illinois, used supercomputer simulations to help confirm the first-ever captured image of a black hole.

XSEDE Supercomputers Provide Insight into Neutron Star Structures and Mergers

Researchers in two separate, recently published studies relied on the power of XSEDE-allocated supercomputers [RHR1] [DLH2] to create detailed simulations of neutron star structures