Black holes from an exacomputer

Posted by on May 29, 2018 5:21 pm
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What happens when two black holes merge, or when stars collide with a black hole? This has now been simulated using a novel numerical method. The simulation code ‘ExaHyPE’ is designed in such a way that it will be able to calculate gravitational waves on the future generation of ‘exascale’ supercomputers.

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