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Machine Learning Models Could Save Lives through Personalized Sepsis Diagnostics

Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Machine learning models developed at LLNL in conjunction with Kaiser Permanente can more accurately characterize a patient's progression through the stages of sepsis.
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Data Science Institute Brings Best Minds in AI, Machine Learning under One Umbrella

Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Launched earlier this year, the Data Science Institute (DSI) is an LLNL initiative designed to bring together myriad topics considered “data science” under one umbrella.
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Center for Applied Scientific Computing (CASC) Newsletter, Volume 5

Sunday, April 1, 2018
Highlights include the latest work with RAJA, the Exascale Computing Project, algebraic multigrid preconditioners, and OpenMP.
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DOE Secretary Visits LLNL, Livermore Computing Center

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Energy Secretary Rick Perry made his first visit to LLNL, praising employees for “making a difference” and reaffirming DOE’s commitment to securing the future of the national laboratories.
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S&TR Cover Story: Ambassadors of Code

Friday, March 23, 2018
LLNL's long history of developing and supporting open-source software has led to thriving user communities and international collaborations.
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The High Value of Open-Source Software

Thursday, March 22, 2018
Computation's associate director Bruce Hendrickson explains how collaborative software positions LLNL for solving tomorrow’s computational challenges.
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HPC Helps Develop a Solid Hydrogen-Storage Solution

Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Leveraging HPC for simulations, LLNL researchers lead efforts to store hydrogen in solid materials for advancing fuel-cell technologies.
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Modeling Seismoacoustic Waves of an Explosive Nature

Tuesday, March 20, 2018
An innovative computer model simulates mechanical waves both underground and in the atmosphere, offering new insight into earthquakes and terrorist blasts.
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LLNL and DOE Look to Shatter Moore’s Law through Quantum Computing

Monday, March 19, 2018
LLNL researchers are developing algorithms for solving quantum simulation problems on a prototype device.
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LLNL Scientists Link up with Global Women in Data Science Conference

Wednesday, March 14, 2018
LLNL's High Performance Computing Innovation Center hosted a regional event on March 5 tied in with Stanford University’s annual Women in Data Science (WiDS) conference.