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Unveiled: Earth’s Viral Diversity

Researchers at DOE's Joint Genome Institute use NERSC resources to identify 125,000 new viral sequences in environmental datasets.


DOE Invests $16M in Computer Design of Materials

Projects will leverage lab expertise in materials and HPC to develop software for designing new materials for electronics, renewable energy and more.


SHARP: A Ptychography App

A new CAMERA app quickly turns high-throughput "imaging by diffraction" datasets into the sharpest 3D images ever produced.


Cost-Effective Fuel Cells

Researchers using NERSC demonstrated how polymer electrolyte fuel cells—long favored for transportation applications—can be made to run more efficiently and produced more cost-effectively by reducing the amount of a single key ingredient: platinum.

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Summer Students

Berkeley Lab CS hosts a 12-week annual summer program that provides students with an opportunity to work on research projects under the guidance of staff from CRD, NERSC & ESnet. Earlier this month, the 2016 class presented posters showcasing their work. Here are a few pictures from the event.


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    Two R&D 100 Award Finalists for Computing Sciences

    August 19, 2016: Two technologies developed by Berkeley Lab Computing Sciences staff are among seven 2016 R&D 100 Award finalists from Berkeley Lab. The winners will be announced in November 2016 at a ceremony in Washington DC. Read More »

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    Unveiled: Earth’s Viral Diversity

    August 17, 2016: Researchers from the Joint Genome Institute utilized the largest collection of assembled metagenomic datasets from around the world to uncover over 125,000 partial and complete viral genomes. Read More »

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    Energy Department to Invest $16 Million in Computer Design of Materials

    August 16, 2016: Two four-year projects—one team led by Berkeley Lab, the other team led by ORNL—will leverage the labs’ expertise in materials and superfast computing resources to develop software for designing fundamentally new functional materials destined to revolutionize applications in alternative and renewable energy, electronics, and a wide range of other fields. Read More »