Report for ANU Grants and Usage on the VPP300 From Jan 98 Through Dec 98


Project Project Title Number of SU SU
Code Researchers Awarded Used
Allen (Chemistry, Faculty of Science)
w50 Molecular Dynamics Studies of Membrane Ion Channels 4 2400 5885
Bachor (Physics and Theoretical Physics, Faculty of Science)
x09 Optical Homodyne Tomography 2 125 2
Baxter (Systems Engineering, RSISE)
v62 Automatic Feature Learning for OCR and Speech Recognition 2 4050 249
Bicknell (Astronomy, RSPhysSE)
w57 Simulation of Astrophysical Jets 2 2150 1496
Braun (Geodynamics, RSES)
m22 Three-dimensional Modelling of Crustal Deformation Coupled to Surface Processes 4 1125 5
Brent (CSL, RSISE)
k58 Applications of Integer Factorization 4 8380 13890
Chung (Chemistry, Faculty of Science)
r06 Permeation of Ions Through Membrane Channels - Molecular Dynamics Studies 6 8509 8820
Collins (RSC)
s01 Molecular Potential Energy Surfaces by Interpolation 4 1100 1002
Cummins (Computational Molecular Biology, JCSMR)
u51 qm/MM Calculations on Solvated Molecules 3 3800 2840
Davies (RSES)
k43 Mantle Convection 1 365 21
r01 Mantle Plumes 2 550 269
Debayle (Seismology, RSES)
x14 Surface Wave Tomography 1 350 97
Dewar (Theoretical Physics, RSPhysSE)
s55 Plasma Turbulence in 3-Dimensional Magnetically Confined Plasmas 9 4670 3352
Edmundson (Optical Sciences Centre, RSPhysSE)
x12 Dynamics of Partially Coherent Solitons 4 125 10
Ennis-King (Physical and Theoretical Chemistry, RSC)
x05 Electrokinetic Transport Properties of Ionic Systems 2 500 487
Evans (RSC)
r61 Strain Rate Dependence of Heat Transfer as Applied to Planar Poiseuille Flow 2 1805 184
s02 Calculation of the Stability of Phase Space Trajectories using Molecular Dynamics Simulations 3 4780 931
Fischer (Chemistry, Faculty of Science)
u01 Energies and Potential Surfaces of the Excited Electronic States of the Triazines 3 250 207
u54 Structures and Vibrational Frequencies of Pure Halocarbon Clusters, and Mixed Clusters with Water 3 200 620
Gardner (Theoretical Physics, RSPhysSE)
k12 3D MHD Equilibrium and Stability 4 1358 630
r21 Simulation of Neo-Classical Plasma Transport 3 800 107
Gready (Computational Molecular Biology, JCSMR)
u52 Enzyme-Ligand Docking and Drug Design 3 700 175
u53 Definition of the Chemical Mechanism of the Photosynthetic Enzyme Rubisco 5 8485 6175
v53 Hybrid Quantum Mechanical and Molecular Mechanical Studies of the Reaction Mechanism of Lactate and Malate Dehydrogenase 2 5250 4823
w05 Hybrid Quantum Mechanical and Molecular Mechanical Studies of the Reaction Mechanism of Dihydrofolate Reductase 4 2925 2252
x04 Simulation of the Structure of Sugar Chains of Glycoproteins 2 3600 3263
x11 Evaluation of the Potential of MOZYME for the Study of Enzyme Reaction Mechanisms 4 450 140
Gulacsi (Theoretical Physics, RSPhysSE)
x13 Phase Diagram of the Hubbard Model 3 300 130
Hall (Mathematics Research Section, SMS)
w12 Estimating the Components in a Mixture of Two Smooth Regression Curves 2 105 45
Houwing (Physics and Theoretical Physics, Faculty of Science)
v59 Planar Laser-Induced Fluorescence Imaging of Hypervelocity Flows; Computer Simulation and Sensitivity Analysis 6 350 4
James (Engineering, FEIT)
w53 Non Linear Filtering of Both Short and Long Memory Jump Processes 2 150 10
Kennett (Seismology, RSES)
s52 Highly Nonlinear Solitary Waves in Compressible Fluids 3 950 200
Kuyucak (Theoretical Physics, RSPhysSE)
r53 Investigation of Collective Nuclei in the SDG Interacting Boson Model 2 250 1898
x15 Investigation of Continuum Approaches to Modelling of Membrane Channels 4 1250 2238
Lindesay (Geography, SREM)
s13 Modelling the Atmospheric Response to Mid-Latitude Forcing During Enso 2 1875 841
Ollis (Protein Structure, RSC)
s06 Protein Refinement and Engineering 6 160 26
Pace (Chemistry, Faculty of Science)
q63 Theoretical Studies of the Oxygen Evolving Site of Photosystem II 2 75 57
Petrie (Physical and Theoretical Chemistry, RSC)
w60 Ab Initio and Molecular Dynamical Studies on Systems of Chemical and Astrochemical Interest 3 1450 585
Radom (Computational Quantum Chemistry, RSC)
k29 Gas-Phase Ion Chemistry 3 2530 2123
p03 Unusual Structural and Energetic Consequences of Ionization 5 1355 1024
q07 Chemistry of Free Radicals 2 1165 420
q08 Theoretical Thermochemistry 2 2780 2674
r54 Planar Carbon 2 3983 3880
s08 Free Radical Polymerization Reactions 4 1160 801
v01 Enzyme-Mediated Reactions 2 3217 2936
v55 Ion-Neutral Complexes 5 2445 2251
v56 Small Ring Phosphorus Chemistry 4 3110 3231
Savage (Physics and Theoretical Physics, Faculty of Science)
r62 Modelling Atomic Diffraction 3 470 115
u57 Quantum Trajectories in Atom Optics 3 517 114
Schranz (ANUSF, ITS)
s10 Efficient Calculation of Statistical and Dynamical Reaction Rates for Large Dimensional Molecular Systems 2 280 73
Sevick (Physical and Theoretical Chemistry, RSC)
w55 Simulations of Polymer Growth from a Seeded Substrate 1 600 183
x10 Compression of an End-Tethered Chain by a Finite Obstacle 2 600 100
Sutherland (Astronomy, RSPhysSE)
v60 The Impact of Realistic Plasma Cooling Processes on the Hydrodynamics of Astrophysical Shockwaves 2 750 36
Taylor (CRES)
m33 A 3-D Tropospheric Transport and Chemistry Model 6 275 79
Welberry (RSC)
p05 Computation of X-ray Diffraction Patterns for 3D Model Systems 4 747 51
v51 Reverse Monte Carlo Simulation for Analysing Diffuse X-ray Scattering 2 1200 83
Williams (Electronic Materials Engineering, RSPhysSE)
x03 Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Defects in Ion Implanted and Annealed Silicon 4 1400 1558
Totals* 108449 85698


* Totals include projects not listed here which made little or no use of the grant