Publications

The following papers by Supercomputer Facility staff members and closely related staff were published or in press in 1994. Papers by other members of the ANU-Fujitsu Mathematics Project team are not listed here.

Probable Gravitational Microlensing Towards the Galactic Bulge, R Allsman, T.Axelrod, D.Bennett, S.Chan, K.Cook, K.Freeman, K.Griest, S. Marshall, S.Perlmutter, B.Peterson, M.Pratt, P.Quinn, A.Rodgers, C.Stubbs, and W.Sutherland, 1994, Astrophysical Journal, 436, p787.

Applications of Cubic Splines to the Spectral Analysis of Unequally Spaced Data, K Alkeroff, C. Alcock, R Allsman, T. Axelrod, D. Bennett, S. Chan, K. Cook, K. Freeman, K. Griest, S. Marshall, S. Perlmutter, B. Peterson, M. Pratt, P. Quinn, A. Rodgers, C. Stubbs, 1994, Astrophys. J., 436, p787.

Nature as computation - an alternative paradigm in biocomputing, D G Green, Proceedings of the Eighth Computational Techniques and Applications Conference (CTAC93) (eds. D.E. Stewart, H.J. Gardner & D.B. Singleton) World Scientific, Singapore, pp 26-36, 1994.

INQUA Working Group on Data-Handling Methods, D G Green, 11, 20-21, 1994.

Databasing diversity - a distributed, public-domain approach, D G Green, Taxon 43, 51-62, 1994.

The World Wide Web - Hypermedia and the Internet, D G Green, Australian Unix Users Group National Conference.

Proposal for Implementing a Biodiversity Information Network, D G Green and J. R. Croft, In Linking Mechanisms for Biodiversity Information Proceedings of the Workshop for the Biodiversity Information Network, Canhos, D.A.L., Canhos, V. and Kirsop, B. (eds), pp. 5-17. Fundacao Tropical de Pesquisas e Tecnologia "Andre Tosello", Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brasil, 1994.

Connectivity and the evolution of biological systems, D G Green, Journal of Biological Systems, 2(1), 91-103, 1994.

Network publishing and the World Wide Web, D G Green, AARNET Newsletter 2(7), 7-9, 1994

Information analysis via the World Wide Web, D G Green, A. Wesley and D. Peters, INQUA - Commission for the Study of the Holocene, Working Group on Data-Handling Methods, 12, 7-9, 1994.

Simulation studies of connectivity in ecological systems, D G Green, Pacific Conservation Biology 1(3), 194-200.

FireNet - a forum for international curriculum development in fire science and management? A. Trevitt, D G Green and A. M. Gill, In The Biswell Symposium - Fire issues and solutions in urban interface and wildland ecosystems Walnut Creek, CA, USA, 1994.

Oxirene: To Be Or Not To Be? G. Vacek, J.M. Galbraith, Y. Yamaguchi, H.F. Schaefer, III, R H Nobes, A.P. Scott and L. Radom, Journal of Physical Chemistry, 98 (1994) 8660-8665.

Octaplane: A Saturated Hydrocarbon with a Remarkably Low Ionization Energy Leading to a Cation with a Planar Tetracoordinate Carbon Atom, J.E. Lyons, D.R. Rasmussen, M.P. McGrath, R H Nobes and L. Radom, Angewandte Chemie, International Edition in English, 33 (1994) 1667-1668.

The Wolff Rearrangement: The Relevant Portion of the Oxirene-Ketene Potential Energy Hypersurface, A.P. Scott, R H Nobes, H.F. Schaefer III and L. Radom, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 116 (1994) 10159-10164.

Proceedings of the Sixth Computational Techniques and Applications Conference, CTAC 93, D. Stewart, H. Gardner, D B Singleton, Editors, 1994, World Scientific, Singapore.

New Developments in the Ballooning Representation for Plasma Waves in Toroidal Magnetic Containment Devices, R. L. Dewar and D B Singleton, BrisPhys'94 Conference Proceedings, 1994.

Front tracking for the supercooled Stefan problem, G. H. Meyer, H. Gunter H. and D B Singleton, Surveys on Mathematics for Industry, 4 (1994), 57-70

Papers Submitted or Accepted for Publication

Gravitational Microlensing Results from MACHO, W. Sutherland, C. Alcock, R Allsman, T Axelrod, D Bennett, S Chan, K Cook, K Freeman, K Griest, S Marshall, S Perlmutter, B Peterson, M Pratt, P Quinn, A Rodgers, C Stubbs, to appear in Nucl. Phys. B Proceedings Supp.

Recent Developments in Gravitational Microlensing and the Latest MACHO Results: Microlensing Towards the Galactic Bulge , D P. Bennett, C Alcock, R Allsman, T Axelrod, K Cook, K Freeman, K Griest, S Marshall, S Perlmutter, B Peterson, M Pratt, P Quinn, A Rodgers, C Stubbs, and W Sutherland, to appear in the Proceedings of the 5th Annual October Astrophysics Conference in Maryland: DARK MATTER.

Theory of Exploring the Dark Halo Matter with Microlensing 1: Poer-Law Models, C Alcock, R Allsman, T Axelrod, D Bennett, K Cook, N Evans, K Freeman, K Griest, J Jijina, M Lehner, S Marshall, S Perlmutter, B Peterson, M Pratt, P Quinn, A Rodgers, C Stubbs, and W Sutherland, Astrophys. J.

The MACHO Project LMC Variable Star Inventory: I. Beat Cepheids - Conclusive Evidence for the Excitation of the Second Overtone in Classical Cepheids, C Alcock, R. Allsman, T. Axelrod, D. Bennett, K . Cook, K Freeman, K Griest, S Marshall, B Peterson, M Pratt, P Quinn, J Reimann, A Rodgers, C Stubbs, W Sutherland, and L Welch, Astrophys. J

Experimental Limits on the Dark Matter Halo of the Galaxy from Gravitational Microlensing, C Alcock, R Allsman, T Axelrod, D Bennett, K Cook, K Freeman, K Griest, J Guern, M Lehner, S Marshall, H Park, S Perlmutter, B Peterson, M Pratt, P Quinn, A Rodgers, C Stubbs, W Sutherland, Phys Rev Letters, to appear Mar '95.

Transposing a matrix on a Vector Computer, M L Dow, Submitted to Parallel Computing.

Optimising FFT BAFFS on the Fujitsu VPP500, J H Jenkinson, to appear in the Proceedings of ICAPP 95.

Efficient One-Sided Jacobi Algorithms for Singular Value Decomposition and the Symmetric Eigenproblem, B B Zhou, R P Brent, and M H Kahn, to appear in the Proceedings of ICAPP 95.

Internal Papers

Supercomputer Facility staff also contributed to a number of internal publications of the Program for Advanced Computations of SMS and CSL, RSPhysSE as part of the Area 4 project with Fujitsu. Ms Allsman also was joint author of several internal publications of the MACHO team and abstracts for the 184th meeting of the Americal Astronomical Society. Mr Whitehouse wrote a technical report on A Discrete Solution of the Scattering Equation for Computer Graphics.