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Assembling a FloodExternal link

Researchers from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and the University of California, Berkeley, have developed an assembly program so efficient they believe it could handle output from all the world’s sequencers on just part of one supercomputer. Read MoreExternal linkage

In the late 1990s, Lori Freitag (now Diachin) received the highest honor given by the U.S. government to researchers beginning their career for designing ways to visualize and interact with large, complex data sets.11.17.15Profile

Taking Control and Taking Risks

Lori Diachin at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory discusses her path in computer science. Read More »


Rare Earths for Life: An 85th Birthday Visit with Mr. Rare EarthExternal link

While scientists often talk about their life’s work, few lives have been fuller than that of Ames Laboratory’s Karl A. Gschneidner, Jr. who’s being honored for over six decades of research in the rare-earth metals with a colloquium on his 85th birthday, Monday, Nov. 16. Read MoreExternal linkage


PPPL to Design a High-Resolution Diagnostic System for the National Ignition FacilityExternal link

DOE’s Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL) will design a diagnostic system to provide high-resolution analysis of research on the National Ignition Facility (NIF) at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL). Read MoreExternal linkage


Brookhaven Lab Presents Cutting-Edge Computing Capabilities at SC15External link

Exhibiting along with all Department of Energy National Laboratories, Brookhaven will showcase a vision for fast and efficient computing that will enable world-leading science. Read MoreExternal linkage


INCITE Grants Awarded to 56 Computational Research ProjectsExternal link

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science announced 56 projects aimed at accelerating discovery and innovation to address some of the world’s most challenging scientific questions. Read MoreExternal linkage


Taking Stock of the AtmosphereExternal link

For the next year, a Cessna 206 aircraft from the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Climate Research Facility will sweep through the skies multiple times, skimming 500 feet above the Earth’s surface and soaring up to 17,500 feet, allowing scientists to gain an accurate picture of trace gas concentrations in the atmosphere over the ARM Southern Great Plains (SGP) facility. Read MoreExternal linkage

University California San Diego 11.13.15University Research

Open Science Grid Using SDSC’s Comet Supercomputer Virtual ClustersExternal link

Successful integration led by a team including UC San Diego Professor Frank Würthwein is seen as a “milestone” for the greater research community. Read MoreExternal linkage


On the Way to Multiband Solar CellsExternal link

Researchers at Berkeley Lab’s Materials Sciences Division are working to understand and develop a modified solar cell structure that would capture a wider range of available energies across the solar spectrum. Read MoreExternal linkage

Berkeley Lab’s Shyh Wang Hall. 11.13.15From the Labs

Berkeley Lab Opens State-of-the-Art Facility for Computational ScienceExternal link

Wang Hall takes advantage of Lab’s hillside location for advanced energy efficiency. Read MoreExternal linkage

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