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Berkeley Lab staff hold leadership roles in SciDAC Institutes

August 12, 2020

Over the next five years, the U.S. Department of Energy will provide $57.5 million for two Scientific Discovery through Advanced Computing Institutes. And Berkeley Lab staff will continue to hold leadership positions in both—Esmond Ng as director of FASTMath and Lenny Oliker as deputy director of RAPIDS2. Read More »

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Graph Neural Networks Open New Doors in Particle Physics Research

August 11, 2020

High-performance data analysis tools are helping the HEP research community find more efficient ways to sift through, reconstruct, and analyze the increasing amounts of detector data available to them. Read More »

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Meet Sarah McGinn, CSA’s New Safety Coordinator

August 10, 2020

Sarah McGinn recently joined Berkeley Lab’s Computing Sciences Area (CSA) as the Division Safety Coordinator for CSA and IT. Read More »

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ESnet Applying Global Networking Expertise to GRETA Spectrometer for Experiments at Michigan Facility

August 3, 2020

A team of ESnet engineers is helping to create a specialized network that will transport and organize data for the Department of Energy's Gamma Ray Energy Tracking Array (GRETA) experiment. Read More »

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Summer Students Virtual Poster Showcase Goes Live

July 29, 2020

Computing Sciences Summer Students invite you to a virtual poster session that opened July 29 and will culminate with live Zoom discussions on Tuesday, August 4. Read More »

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New DOE Blueprint to Pave the Way for a Nationwide Quantum Internet

July 23, 2020

In this Q&A with ESnet Director Inder Monga, he discusses ESnet's role in efforts to build scalable quantum communication networks and what it will take to create the first quantum Internet. Read More »

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Spectacular Ultraviolet Flash May Finally Explain How White Dwarfs Explode

July 23, 2020

For just the second time ever, astrophysicists have spotted a spectacular flash of ultraviolet light in a supernova, an extremely rare event following a white dwarf explosion. Read More »

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Supercomputing Pipeline Aids DESI’s Quest to Create 3D Map of the Universe

July 20, 2020

The Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument is combining high-speed automation, high-performance computing, and high-speed networking to produce the largest 3D map of the universe ever created. Read More »

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Berkeley Lab’s Sean Peisert named editor-in-chief of IEEE Security and Privacy

July 10, 2020

CRD's Sean Peisert has been named the new editor-in-chief of the peer-reviewed journal, IEEE Security and Privacy. Read More »

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Craig Tull Retires After 38 Years at Berkeley Lab

June 16, 2020

After 38 years at Berkeley Lab, Craig Tull will retire this month from his role as head of CRD's Physics and X-Ray Science Computing Group. Read More »