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News

Sept. 22, 2021

Oden Institute Joins the Forty for 40 Party

  • First time Oden Institute participates in 40 hours for the Forty Acres  
  • Annual UT Austin fundraising event now in its ninth year

News

Sept. 8, 2021

Researchers to Develop Digital Twin Platform for Enhanced Storm Mitigation

  • Department of Energy funds development of computational “digital twin” framework for storm surge prediction 
  • Integration of artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies to improve accuracy 
An image from storm surge models of Hurricane Ida developed using the ADCIRC Surge Guidance System (ASGS). Credit: Coastal Emergency Risks Assessment (CERA)

An image from storm surge models of Hurricane Ida developed using the ADCIRC Surge Guidance System (ASGS). Credit: Coastal Emergency Risks Assessment (CERA)

Feature

Aug. 31, 2021

Introducing The 2021 Fellowship…

  • 2021 Peter O'Donnell, Jr. Postdoctoral Fellows bring variety of new skillsets and diverse research interests
  • Scope of projects range from computational modeling at atomic scale to development of tsunami simulation techniques
From Left to Right: Nicole Aretz, Georgios Bakirtzis, Hsi-Wei Hsieh, Stefan Henneking, Haiyi Wu and Milinda Shayamal Fernando.

From Left to Right: Nicole Aretz, Georgios Bakirtzis, Hsi-Wei Hsieh, Stefan Henneking, Haiyi Wu and Milinda Shayamal Fernando.

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Feature

July 7, 2021

Participants from all over the world took part in the "2021 Virtual School on Electron-Phonon Physics
and the EPW Code" in June 2021.

When Life Gives You Lemons

  • Workshop covering the physics of electron-phonon interactions reaches huge audience
  • 177 participants from 38 countries 

Feature

March 1, 2021

Ivo & Renata Babuška

Ivo & Renata Babuška Endowed Excellence Fund Will Support Student Forum and Scholarships

  • Fund will support the Babuška Forum
  • It will also provide scholarship support to outstanding undergraduate seniors working with research groups at Institute

Feature

April 16, 2020

Scientific Machine Learning Paves Way for Rapid Rocket Engine Design

  • Researchers use “scientific machine learning” methods to improve rocket engine design 
  • Providing engine designers with faster ways to assess rocket engine performance in a variety of operating conditions

News

Aug. 30, 2021

Thomas Hughes Honored by Japan Association for Computational Mechanics

  • Peter O'Donnell, Jr. Chair in Computational and Applied Mathematics inducted with Tayfun Tezduyar from Rice University
  • Tezduyar and Hughes first non-Japanese so honored by JACM
Thomas J.R. HUghes

Thomas J.R. HUghes

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Feb. 24, 2021

Dr. Georgia Stuart

When Two Parallel Lines Intersect