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AI for More Efficient Flying Qubits

December 2, 2020

A Berkeley Lab team led by CRD post-doctoral researcher Mekenna Metcalf is using artificial intelligence techniques to boost the efficiency of a key process that enables qubits to "fly" across optical network fiber. Read More »

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Three CRD Researchers Elected AAAS Fellows

November 24, 2020

CRD's Bert de Jong, Esmond Ng, and Jon Owens are 2020 AAAS Fellows. This lifetime honor, which follows a nomination and review process, recognizes scientists, engineers, and innovators for their distinguished achievements toward the advancement or applications of science. Read More »

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Machine Learning Software Enhances Molecular Dynamics Modeling

November 19, 2020

CRD researchers shared in the ACM Gordon Bell Prize awarded at SC20 in November. Their team's winning research introduces a new machine-learning-based software package for molecular dynamics modeling. Read More »

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Computing Sciences’ Deb Agarwal and Kathy Yelick Receive Director’s Awards

November 12, 2020

Deb Agarwal, head of the Data Science and Technology Department in the Computational Research Division, and Kathy Yelick, former Associate Lab Director for Computing Sciences, will be presented with the Berkeley Lab Citation at 3 p.m. on Thursday, November 12. Read More »

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CRD/NERSC-led Paper a Gordon Bell Finalist at SC20

November 10, 2020

This work demonstrates advances made to the BerkeleyGW code that enables large-scale, excited-state calculations to run in minutes on current HPC systems. Read More »

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Berkeley Lab Computing Sciences Goes Virtual at SC20

October 30, 2020

As they have for nearly three decades, Berkeley Lab Computing Sciences Area staff from the Computational Research Division, ESnet, and NERSC will share their expertise with the global HPC community at SC20. Read More »

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QCE20 Best Paper Includes CRD Quantum Expertise

October 28, 2020

A team of researchers that includes CRD's Costin Iancu was honored with a best paper award at the 2020 IEEE International Conference on Quantum Computing and Engineering. Read More »

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Summer Students Tackle COVID-19

October 21, 2020

As a part of the Computational Research Division’s summer student program at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, four graduate students from the University of California, Davis (UC Davis) researched a method to allow doctors and researchers to use valuable health information in the battle against COVID-19 while also preserving patient privacy in electronic records. Read More »

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CRD’s Deb Agarwal Named to Committee to Help Shape California State Water Data Structure

October 19, 2020

Deb Agarwal, head of the Data Science and Technology Department in Berkeley Lab's Computational Research Division, is one of 11 members named to the inaugural steering committee of the California Water Data Consortium. Read More »

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CRD's Ushizima to Discuss Using ML Algorithms to Screen Lung Images for COVID-19

October 15, 2020

On Friday, Oct. 16, Berkeley Lab scientist Daniela Ushizima will discuss early results of using computer vision algorithms to scan medical images of lungs and automatically identify lesions that could indicate COVID-19 at the 2020 Annual Meeting of the Academic Data Science Association. Read More »