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Summer Research Program Wraps with Poster Sessions

August 17, 2022

The Computing Sciences Area Summer Program wrapped up another successful year with both virtual and physical poster sessions. Read More »

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NERSC Summer Student Applies Machine Learning to Particle Accelerator Design Challenge

August 16, 2022

Graduate student Mikaela Meitz spent the summer working with NERSC to address long-standing challenges in the design of particle accelerators. Read More »

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Exascale Application Project Targets Carbon Capture and Storage

August 15, 2022

Carbon capture and storage technologies are promising approaches for reducing CO2 emissions, but one of the biggest challenges in deploying them is the scale-up from laboratory design to industrial scale. The MFIX-Exa software subproject of the DOE’s Exascale Computing Project is helping achieve that scaling using the AMReX software framework developed at Berkeley Lab. Read More »

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NERSC Summer Student Works Toward Machine Learning For a Rainy Day

August 15, 2022

As part of the 2022 Berkeley Lab Summer Student program, UC Berkeley PhD student James Duncan works to improve the resolution of precipitation models using machine learning, aiming to produce more accurate weather prediction. Read More »

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LUX-ZEPLIN Data-Management Needs Fuel Team Approach

August 10, 2022

NERSC and ESnet are playing a critical role in facilitating and supporting the data management needs of the burgeoning LUX-ZEPLIN experiment in its search for dark matter in the universe. Read More »

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Berkeley Lab’s PARETO Wins Award for Engineering Innovation

August 2, 2022

The Produced Water Optimization Program (PARETO) framework, a collaboration between Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and the National Energy Technology Laboratory, was named a winner in Hart Energy’s 2022 Special Meritorious Awards for Engineering Innovation for its water management capabilities. Read More »

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A Former Berkeley Lab Intern Finds Her Place in Research

July 27, 2022

After working at Berkeley Lab as a Sustainable Research Pathways participant, Sofia Gomez realized she could have a career in research. Read More »

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SRP Paves the Way for DOE Early Career Award

July 27, 2022

Professor Tanzima Islam credits her participation in the Sustainable Research Pathways at Berkeley Lab program with paving the way for her DOE Early Career Award. Read More »

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Simulations Run at NERSC Target ‘Forever Chemicals’ in Soils

July 14, 2022

With the growing awareness about the risks posed by “forever chemicals” in our water, soil, plants, and more, researchers are making new inroads into understanding how these substances function and how we might be able to mitigate their harmful effects. Fortunately, supercomputer simulations are aiding in these efforts. Read More »

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Neuroscience Simulations at NERSC Shed Light on Origins of Human Brain Recordings

July 11, 2022

Using simulations run at NERSC, a team of researchers at Berkeley Lab has found the origin of cortical surface electrical signals in the brain and discovered why the signals originate where they do. Read More »