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Super-connected HPC

The superfacility concept links high-performance computing capabilities across multiple scientific locations for scientists in a range of disciplines. Read More

March, 2021

Efficiency surge

A DOE CSGF recipient at the University of Texas took on a hurricane-flooding simulation and blew away limits on its… Read More

September, 2019

Labeling climate

A Berkeley Lab team tags dramatic weather events in atmospheric models, then applies supercomputing and deep learning to refine forecasts. Read More

July, 2019

Swimming lessons

A Berkeley Lab-Northwestern University team follows fish movements to build energy-efficiency algorithms. Read More

September, 2018

Materials cookbook

A Berkeley Lab project computes a range of materials properties and boosts the development of new technologies. Read More

June, 2017


With a boost from the Titan supercomputer, a Berkeley Lab group works the angles on X-rays to analyze thin films… Read More

December, 2016

Analysis restaurant

The AnalyzeThis system deals with the rush of huge data-analysis orders typical in scientific computing. Read More

November, 2015

Noisy universe

Berkeley Lab cosmologists sift tsunamis of data for signals from the birth of galaxies. Read More

September, 2015

After the thaw

Simulations of melting permafrost promise changes in climate modeling. Read More

February, 2014

Rewinding the universe

Dark energy propels the universe to expand faster and faster. Researchers are using simulations to test different conceptions about how… Read More

December, 2013

Filling in the blanks

To prevent important information from being missed, a Berkeley Lab team is improving how supercomputers divvy up the ponderous tasks… Read More

November, 2012

Power boost

Berkeley scientists have combined computational modeling and advanced materials synthesis to devise a low-cost anode that bolsters the feasibility of… Read More

January, 2012

Helping hydrogen along

Researchers have pursued clean hydrogen-based fuels for years. A Berkeley Lab team hopes to spur that quest with help from… Read More

October, 2011

Nanostructural problem-solvers

Computation ferrets out emergent behaviors of novel materials built from tiny blocks. Read More

December, 2009