NUCLEI OnePage Highlights
On this page are links to oneslide summaries of NUCLEIrelated research accomplishments. More will be added as the project progresses. Additional highlights from the SciDAC3 NUCLEI project are also available below. All are in pdf format.
NUCLEI Research Highlights

Nucleon momentum distributions for local chiral interactions
[contact: Diego Lonardoni, lonardon at nscl.msu.edu] 
First Direct Evidence for the Fastest Neutrino Emission Mechanism in a Neutron Star
[contact: Farrukh Fattoyev, ffattoye at indiana.edu] 
Connecting Neutron Skins to Gravitational Waves
[contact: Farrukh Fattoyev, ffattoye at indiana.edu] 
Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of nuclei with local chiral interactions
[contact: Diego Lonardoni, lonardon at nscl.msu.edu] 
Oganesson is an oddball among atoms and nuclei
[contact: Witold Nazarewicz, witek at frib.msu.edu] 
Quantum Computing of an Atomic Nucleus
[contact: Thomas Papenbrock, tpapenbr at utk.edu] 
Computing the structure of the lightest tin isotopes
[contact: T. Morris, morristd at ornl.gov ] 
Deep Learning for Nuclear Binding Energy and Radius
[contacts: James Vary, jvary at iastate.edu; Esmond Ng, egng at lbl.gov ] 
Computation of fragments in the spontaneous fission of 240Pu
[contact: Witold Nazarewicz, witek at frib.msu.edu] 
Quantified complexenergy shell model interaction for light nuclei
[contact: Witold Nazarewicz, witek at frib.msu.edu] 
Computer studies of colliding oxygen nuclei
[contact: Witold Nazarewicz, witek at frib.msu.edu] 
Light Nuclei with Novel Chiral NN Interaction
[contacts: Pieter Maris, pmaris at iastate.edu; James Vary, jvary@iastate.edu] 
Computing the structure of the rare nucleus 78Ni
[contact: Gaute Hagen, hageng at ornl.gov] 
Variational calculation of
closedshell nuclei up to A = 40
[contact: Diego Lonardoni, lonardon at nscl.msu.edu]  Prediction of a Tetraneutron
 Electromagnetic response of 12C: a firstprinciples calculation
 2016 INCITE award to NUCLEI researchers
 QMC and chiral 2N & 3N interactions: A=3,4,5 and neutron matter
 Heavy Elements From Deep Space
 9year summary of INCITE awards to NUCLEI/UNEDF researchers
 Yield distributions in the spontaneous fission of ^{240}Pu from microscopic theory
 Computing the size of the atomic nucleus calcium48
 Neutrinoless DoubleBeta Decay: Advanced Shell Model Approach
 A new abinitio framework for the nuclear shell model using the InMedium Similarity Renormalization Group (IMSRG)
 Electromagnetic and neutralweak response of ^{4}He and ^{12}C
 From hypernuclei to hypermatter: the role of threebody forces
 Quantifying the Nuclear Unknown with Bayesian Inference
 MADNESSHFB: adaptive multiresolution 3D DFT solver
 Nuclear Scattering Made Predictive and Convenient
 Defects in Nuclear Pasta and Crust Cooling of Neutron Stars
 2015 INCITE award to NUCLEI researchers
 Nuclear Waffles in Neutron Star Crust
 Quenching of betadecay strengths
 UNEDF2: the Endpoint of Skyrme DFT
 Computing Beta Decay All Over the Nuclear Chart
 Nucleon and nucleonpair momentum distributions in A≤12 nuclei
 Ab initio Extreme Neutron Matter
 Spontaneous fission lifetimes from the minimization of collective action
 7year summary of INCITE awards to NUCLEI/UNEDF researchers
 2014 INCITE award to NUCLEI researchers
 NUCLEI Calculations Support JLAB Experiment
 Electromagnetic Form Factor and Sum Rules in ^{12}C
 Landscape of TwoProton Radioactivity
 Streamlining the nuclear force
 Energy density functional for nuclei and neutron stars
 Scalable Eigensolver for ManyFermion Dynamics  nuclear (MFDn)
 MADNESSHFB: High Accuracy and Scalable Nuclear DFT Solver for Complex Geometries
 Mapping the Nuclear Landscape
 Large scale MD simulations of nuclear pasta formation: Nuclear reactions that make a neutron star
 Magnetic moments and Transitions in Light Nuclei
 A powerful new abinitio manybody method for nuclei
 From neutron matter to neutron stars
 2013 INCITE award to NUCLEI researchers
UNEDF Research Highlights
 Quality Input for Microscopic Fission Theory
 UNEDF LeadershipClass Computing
 Anomalous Long Lifetime of Carbon14
 2012 INCITE award to UNEDF researchers
 ProtonDripping Fluorine14
 Load Balancing at Extreme Scale
 Derivativefree Optimization for Density Functional
 Towards reliable cross sections for astrophysics, nuclear energy and security
 Ab initio nuclear reactions
 TimeDependent Superfluid Local Density Approximation  TDSLDA
 MADNESS for SciDAC UNEDF
 2011 INCITE award to UNEDF researchers
UNEDF Highlights for General Audiences
These highlights also come with notes giving contacts and references along with brief explanations of the technical details.
 Nuclear excitement [notes]
 Proton halo in fluorine17 as a fragile 17body quantum state [notes]
 UNEDFTOPS eigensolver collaboration: Breakthrough nuclear science [notes]
 Microscopic description of nuclear fission [notes]
 Building mediummass atomic nuclei from scratch: coupled cluster [notes]
 Computing masses of atomic nuclei [notes]
 Discovering the secrets buried in theories [notes]
 The uNclear Nuclear Pairing [notes]
 For atomic nuclei, three's a crowd: Enabling microscopic calculations of nuclei [notes]
 Building the UNEDF from the ground up [notes]
 Towards improved cross sections on medium and heavy unstable nuclides [notes]
 Highperformance code for nuclear level density [notes]
 Predictions for ProtonDripping Fluorine14 [notes]
 Ab initio nocore shell model (NCSM) and resonatinggroup method (RGM)