2008 Publications

Camil Demetrescu, Mikkel Thorup, Rezaul Alam Chowdhury, and Vijaya Ramachandran, "Oracles for Distances Avoiding a Failed Node or Link", SIAM Journal on Computing, vol. 37 (5), pp. 1299-1318, 2008.

Errea I., Martinez-Canales M., Oganov A.R., Bergara A. (2008). Fermi surface nesting and phonon instabilities in simple cubic calcium. High Pressure Research 28, 443-448.

"Gao G., Oganov A.R., Bergara A., Martinez-Canalez M., Cui T., Iitaka T., Ma Y., Zou G. (2008). Superconducting high pressure phase of germane. Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 107002."

Guy Blelloch, Rezaul Alam Chowdhury, Phillip Gibbons, Vijaya Ramachandran, Shimin Chen, and Michael Kozuch, "Provably Good Multicore Cache Performance for Divide-and-Conquer Algorithms", Proceedings of the 19th Annual ACM-SIAM Symposium on Discrete Algorithms (SODA 2008), San Francisco, California, pp. 501-510, 2008.

High-pressure stability of Cs6C60 R. Poloni and D. Machon and M. V. Fernandez-Serra and S. Le Floch and S. Pascarelli and G. Montagnac and H. Cardon and A. San-Miguel. Phys. Rev. B, 77, 125413 (2008).

Hu C.H., Oganov A.R., Wang Y.M., Zhou H.Y., Lyakhov A., Hafner J. (2008). Crystal structure prediction of LiBeH3 using ab initio total-energy calculations and evolutionary simulations. J. Chem. Phys. 129, art. 234105.

Khairoutdinov, M., C. A. DeMott, and D. A. Randall, 2008: Evaluation of the simulated interannual and subseasonal variability in an AMIP-style simulation using the CSU Multiscale Modeling Framework. J. Climate, 21, 413-431.

Koci L., Ma Y., Oganov A.R., Souvatzis P., Ahuja R. (2008). Anomalous elastic behavior of superconducting metals V, Nb, Ta, Mo and W at high pressure. Phys. Rev. B77, art. 064101.

"Ma Y., Oganov A.R., Xie Y. (2008). High pressure structures of lithium, potassium, and rubidium predicted by ab initio evolutionary algorithm. Phys. Rev. B78, 014102."

Oganov A.R., Glass C.W. (2008). Evolutionary crystal structure prediction as a tool in materials design. J. Phys.: Cond. Mattter 20, art. 064210 (invited paper).

Oganov A.R., Ono S., Ma Y., Glass C.W., Garcia A. (2008). Novel high-pressure structures of MgCO3, CaCO3 and CO2 and their role in the Earth's lower mantle. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 273, 38-47.

"Ono S.,  Oganov A.R., Brodholt J.P., Vocadlo L., Wood I.G., Lyakhov A., Glass C.W., Côté  A.S., Price G.D. (2008). High-pressure phase transformations of FeS: novel phases at conditions of planetary cores. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 272, 481-487."

Preserved Conductance in Covalently Functionalized Silicon Nanowires X. Blase and M. V. Fernandez-SerraPhys. Rev. Lett., 100, 046802 (2008).

Pressure-induced deformation of the C60 fullerene in Rb6C60 and Cs6C60 R. Poloni, M. V. Fernandez-Serra, S. Le Floch, S. De Panfilis, P. Toulemonde, D. Machon, W. Crichton, S. Pascarelli, and A. San-Miguel. Phys. Rev. B, 77, 035429 (2008).

Rezaul Alam Chowdhury and Vijaya Ramachandran, "Cache-efficient Dynamic Programming Algorithms for Multicores", The University of Texas at Austin, Department of Computer Sciences, TR-08-16, Apr. 2008, 21 pages.

Rezaul Alam Chowdhury, "Equivalence Between Priority Queues and Sorting (Mikkel Thorup, 2002)", Encyclopedia of Algorithms, Ming-Yang Kao (Editor), Springer US, 2008.

Solozhenko V.L., Kurakevych O.O., Oganov A.R. (2008). On the hardness of a new boron phase, orthorhombic gamma-B28. J. Superhard Mater. 30, 428-429.

Tao, W. K., J.-D. Chern, R. Atlas, D. A. Randall, M. F. Khairoutdinov, J.-L. Li, D. E. Waliser, A. Hou, X. Lin, C. Peters-Lidard, W. Lau, J. Jiang, and J. Simpson, 2008: A Multi-scale Modeling System: Developments, Applications and Critical Issues. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc. , 90, 515-534.

Tera-scale Turbulence Computation on BG/L Using the FLASH3 Code. R. Fisher, S. Abarzhi, K. Antypas, S. M. Asida, A. C. Calder, F. Cattaneo, P. Constantin, A. Dubey, I. Foster, J. B. Gallagher, M. K. Ganapathy, C.C. Glendenin, L. Kadanoff, D.Q. Lamb, S. Needham, M. Papka, T. Plewa, L.B. Reid, P. Rich, K. Riley, and D. Sheeler. IBM J. Res. & Dev. 52, 127, 2008

Three-Dimensional Simulations of the Deflagration Phase of the Gravitationally Confined Detonation Model of Type Ia Supernovae. G. C. Jordan IV, R. T. Fisher, D. M. Townsley, A. C. Calder, C. Graziani, S. M. Asida, D. Q. Lamb, and J. W. Truran. ApJ, 681, 1448, 2008

Valle M., Oganov A.R. (2008). Crystal structure classifier for an evolutionary algorithm structure predictor. IEEE Symposium on Visual Analytics Science and Technology (October 21 - 23, Columbus, Ohio, USA), pp. 11- 18.

Vincent Buskens and Arnout van de Rijt. 2008. “Dynamics of Networks if Everyone Strives for Structural Holes.” American Journal of Sociology 114(2):371-407. Discussed on orgtheory.net. This paper received the 2009 Best Article Award from theEuropean Academy of Sociology and an honorary mention in the 2009 ASA Math. Soc. Best Article competition. Related work with Robb Willer earned the 2004 ASA Math. Soc. Graduate Student Best Paper Award.

X. Jiao and H. Zha, Consistent Computation of First-and Second-Order Differential Quantities for Surface Meshes, In ACM Solid and Physical Modeling Symposium, June 2008. DOI: 10.1145/1364901.1364924.

X. Jiao and N.R. Bayyana, Identification of C1 and C2 Discontinuities for Surface Meshes in CAD, Computer-Aided Design, Vol 40, pages 160–174, 2008. DOI: 10.1016/j.cad.2007.10.005.

X. Jiao, D. Wang, and H. Zha, Simple and Effective Variational Optimization of Surface and Volume Triangulations, Engineering with Computers, 2010. DOI: 10.1007/s00366-010-0180-z. Also in Proceedings of 17th International Meshing Roundtable, pp, 315–332, Pittsburgh, PA, October 2008.

Zone-center instability of C(5,0) carbon nanotubes inside AlPO$_4$-5 channels M.V. Fernandez-Serra and Xavier Blase. Phys. Rev. B, 77, 195115 (2008).