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Cooper Downs

Dr. Downs is an astrophysicist whose research focuses on understanding thermodynamic and magnetic processes in the solar corona. He is particularly interested in the improvement and validation of numerical models through direct comparisons to observational data.

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Accelerated Computing

Using OpenACC to Port Solar Storm Modeling Code to GPUs

Solar storms consist of massive explosions on the Sun that can release the energy of over 2 billion megatons of TNT in the form of solar flares and Coronal Mass… 39 MIN READ