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Deep Thaw – Edmund Perfect

Edmund Perfect’s research hones predictions about future climate change.
Vast expanses of Arctic permafrost hold the key to projecting future warming scenarios as our climate changes. What will befall our world as these great, hulking masses of permafrost thaw? How do we learn enough on such a grand scale to really understand what may happen? The collaboration led by Ed Perfect and ORNL’s Richard Mills pairs a deeper knowledge of the physical processes involved in ground freezing and thawing with massively parallel computation on leadership-class supercomputers to model the impact of global warming. Read More…

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