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Near-Real Time Networked Analysis of KSTAR Data

July 7, 2020

Scientists and engineers have established a near real-time networked analysis of data taken at the KSTAR fusion experiment in South Korea. The framework is using Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence algorithms running at NERSC for analysis of large data streams.

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Discovering Hundreds of New Gravitational Lenses

May 7, 2020

Scientists used neural networks running on Cori to identify 335 new gravitational lens candidates from data collected for in the Dark Energy Camera Legacy Survey (DECaLS) .

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Machine Learning Tool Could Provide Unexpected Scientific Insights into COVID-19

April 29, 2020

Working closely with NERSC, a team of materials scientists at Berkeley Lab have created a text-mining tool in record time to help the global scientific community synthesize the mountain of scientific literature on COVID-19 being generated every day.

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World's first 3-D Simulations of Superluminous Supernovae

April 20, 2020

For the first time ever, an international team of astrophysicists simulated the three-dimensional (3-D) physics of superluminous supernovae — which are about a hundred times more luminous than typical supernovae. They achieved this milestone using Berkeley Lab's CASTRO code and supercomputers at NERSC.

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Designing Materials with Tunable Electrical and Magnetic Behaviors

April 13, 2020

For the first time, the coupling of magnetic spins and atomic dynamics has been fully described in hexagonal iron sulfide (h-FeS), explaining the origin of its fascinating coexistence of metal-insulator, structural, and magnetic transitions.

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