NERSCPowering Scientific Discovery Since 1974

Breaking New Ground in Data Center Optimization

Berkeley Lab's deep expertise in energy-efficient data centers is now being applied to NERSC resources through the Efficiency Optimization Project. » Read More

A Better "Weather Time Machine"

With the help of NERSC resources, NOAA scientists have released an extended version of the 20th Century Reanalysis Project capable of estimating any day's weather back to 1806. » Read More

Hydrogen a Culprit in Capacity Loss of Sodium-Ion Batteries

Simulations aid in the quest to extend the life of a less-costly alternative to lithium-based batteries. » Read More

Protons Under Pressure

NERSC’s Cori System Helps Reveal Integral Role of Gluons in Proton Pressure Distribution » Read More

Cleaning Cosmic Data to Reveal Gravitational Lensing

Working at NERSC, Berkeley Lab researchers have developed a statistical method to reveal the long-sought-after effects of gravitational lensing on the Cosmic Microwave Background. » Read More

Superfacility Framework Advances Photosynthesis Research

Thanks to an integrated superfacility framework established between LCLS, ESnet, and NERSC, our understanding of a three-billion-year-old biological system key to photosynthesis is now moving more quickly. » Read More

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Project Machine Nodes NERSC Hours Used
Partnership Center for High-fidelity Boundary Plasma Simulation: SciDAC-4 Center
 PI: Choong-Seock Chang, PPPL
Cori KNL 2,048
LSST Dark Energy Science Collaboration (DESC) Image Simulations
 PI: Richard Dubois, SLAC
Cori KNL 2,000
Reducing Uncertainties in Biogeochemical Interactions through Synthesis and Computation (RUBISCO)
 PI: Forrest Hoffman, Oak Ridge
Cori KNL 164
Reducing Uncertainties in Biogeochemical Interactions through Synthesis and Computation (RUBISCO)
 PI: Forrest Hoffman, Oak Ridge
Cori KNL 164
Watershed Function: Scale-Aware Watershed Simulation Capability
 PI: Carl Steefel, Berkeley Lab
Cori 128

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