mesa 4 rumbles

Friday, October 6, 2017

My latest favorite MESA read is the forthcoming MESA IV instrument paper. There is a lot of new capabilities on convective boundaries, chemical diffusion,...

roots & radicals

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

“hello my name is bill paxton” email arrives march 12, 2004. 

the name “MESA” finalizes october 15, 2006.

first version of MESA...

120 °F

Sunday, July 9, 2017

The 2017 MESA Summer School is heating up. Lecturers and TAs are busy crafting the MESA labs and all the logistics of pulling off the annual event are...

aaah, summer ahead

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

We've now have over 100 add-ons and inlists posted. This is about a factor of four more than when this reboot of began, mostly accomplished...

rotating easter

Saturday, April 15, 2017

the launch of the reinvigorated went well, folks are submitting their addons and inlists when asked, and aside from a niggly rendering issue...


Friday, April 7, 2017

seems we are ready to unleash this site as now redirects to here. still a few niceties to figure out, such as the url that is displayed,...

quietly accreting

Sunday, April 2, 2017

a few more "final" configuration tweaks before the public launch.

the live updating of the latest journal papers that cite MESA will be a...


Friday, March 31, 2017

added three more add-ons, one inlist, and one guide (running on the xsede resource htcondor). looking forward to the release of this rebooted community...


Thursday, March 30, 2017

bill wolf and rob farmer both found solutions for the autoinjection of the most recent refereed journal articles from sao/nasa ads. hurray! 


Thursday, March 16, 2017

we were all done ... until we decided to have the latest papers that cite MESA automatically injected when rendering the Home page. turns out that SAO/NASA...