Modeling Black Holes

Discussion in 'Community Discussion' started by gauchogolfer, Apr 20, 2006.

  1. gauchogolfer macrumors 603

    gauchogolfer

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    Pretty cool article from the BBC about NASA modeling two colliding black holes. Here's a quote about the computer they used, named Columbia:
    So, just think if they'd used a bunch of Quads :cool: I'm guessing they'd be done over the lunch break :rolleyes:

    Here's the article: link
     
  2. Shamus macrumors 6502a

    Shamus

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    :eek: That is alot of processes. It also mentions that "Columbia used new formations of Einsteins calculations. Interesting.

    Thanks for the link. :)
     

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