A visualization of the breakup of liquid sheets.
The capture and tidal disruption of a star by a massive black hole
Continuum topology optimization under uncertainty; moving along the white arrow corresponds to higher demand for robustness
Surface vorticity distribution showing multi-scale eddies in the Kuroshio current. Larger meander is mesoscale and smaller eddies are sub-mesoscale.
Impact of a titanium alloy molten droplet onto a stainless steel substrate using a two-phase finite-volume simulation.
Faculty at the Center for Scientific Computing and Visualization Research.

The Center for Scientific Computing and Visualization Research at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth focuses on computationally-driven research that addresses the pressing needs of modern engineering, mechanics, fluid dynamics, and electromagnetics. Our annual HPC Day event howcases on-going scientific research in Massachusetts that is enabled through high-performance computing.

The research groups at the Center span a wide range of the applied sciences departments at UMassD, including

UMassD students compete at the international Student Cluster Competition
July 26, 2017
The CSCVR sponsored an engineering undergrad student Brendan Rubell to join the Boston Green Team as a participant in the Student Cluster Competition at one of the largest international supercomputing conferences (ISC '17, Hamburg, Germany). This is the first time UMass Dartmouth has participated in this international competition. Meet the UmassD team!"
Rahul Kashyap wins best student talk at the Eastern Gravity Meeting.
June 10, 2017
Congratulations to Rahul Kashyap (EAS Ph.D. '17) who won the best student talk at the 20th Eastern Gravity Meeting hosted by the Institute for Gravitation and the Cosmos at Penn State. Rahul's talk "Type Ia Supernovae through Spiral Instability in Binary White Dwarf Mergers" describes his recent work simulating white dwarf mergers on some of the nation's largest supercomputers. "
Congratulations, 2017 CSCVR Graduates!
May 27, 2017
Congratulations to our recent CSCVR graduates Rahul Kashyap (EAS Ph.D. '17), Tazkera Haque (Masters '17), and Chris Bresten (EAS Ph.D. '17). Rahul has accepted an offer to work after graduation as a postdoctoral research scholar jointly at the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (also known as the Albert Einstein Institute) in Hanover, Germany. Tazkera will be continuing her studies as a Judy Young PhD Fellow at UMass Amherst. Chris has accepted a postdoctoral fellow position at Bentley.
Zach Grant (EAS Ph.D. 2017) wins SIAMs national Student Paper Prize award.
May 5, 2017
Ph.D student Zack Grants paper Explicit Strong Stability Preserving Multistage Two-Derivative Time-Stepping Schemes was selected as one of the winners of the 2017 SIAM Student Paper Prize. There are 3 prizes each year and each is given a $1000 prize and $500 in travel support to the SIAM annual meeting. Zach will present the winning paper in a special session at the SIAM annual meeting. The paper was co-authored by CSCVR faculty member Sigal Gottlieb and collaborators Andrew J. Christlieb and David C. Seal.
The CSCVR at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth is a leading campus contributor to a new index of research productivity.
May 5, 2017
Research conducted in the Center on crystals, black holes, supernovae and estuaries are among the papers published at UMass Dartmouth included in the 2016 Nature Index (*). The Nature Index, developed by the Nature Publishing Group, tracks research publications among a selection of 68 high-impact journals. According to the Nature Publishing Group