May 24, 2016: In addition to answering questions about DOE’s high performance scientific network, ESnet Interim Director Inder Monga also led a hands-on demonstration of perfSONAR at the Bay Area Maker Faire held May 20-22 at the San Mateo County Event Center. Read More »
- Exascale and Beyond We're rethinking every aspect of scientific computing—hardware, software, algorithms, efficiency and networking—to address limits on processor speed, memory and energy consumption. The goal: more science per Watt.
- Data-Driven Science We develop tools and technologies and provide the critical networking and computer resources that help scientists turn enormous, widely shared, and complex data sets into discoveries.
- Scientific Complexity Engaging scientists in a holistic, team-based approach—from theory, observations and experiments to simulation and data analysis—is a grand challenge and goal of Computing Sciences at Berkeley Lab.
May 23, 2016: Researchers from the University of Washington are using supercomputers at NERSC and data from X-ray free-electron laser experiments to gain new insights into warm dense matter, one of the most challenging aspects of contemporary plasma physics. Read More »
May 23, 2016: Hugo Villanueva of John F. Kennedy Middle College High School in Southern California was trying to calculate the probability of surviving a zombie apocalypse, but his handheld calculator couldn’t handle the problem. So he wrote a letter to Cray Inc. asking for help. Read More »