White, who served as administrator for ALD Kathy Yelick for the last three years, died unexpectedly on Jan. 31. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Feb. 7, at 1 p.m. at World Assembly in Oakland. More>
Registration is now open for a workshop on “Improving Data Mobility and Management for International Cosmology” to be held Feb. 10-11 at Berkeley Lab. The workshop is sponsored ESnet and Internet2. Early registration is encouraged as attendance is limited and the past two workshops were filled. More>
The journal — Advances in Statistical Climatology, Meteorology and Oceanography — gives statisticians and researchers specializing in the atmospheric and ocean sciences an outlet to publish the details of their statistical and math developments, which will lead to improved models and methods for the field. More>
Katie Antypas describes how a computer system named after an African-American scientist made a big difference on one NERSC tour she gave. Read her story in the latest in the Panorama series of the Lab’s Diversity and Inclusion Initiative. More>
Women from the Lab’s Computing Sciences area delivered talks, volunteered as mentors, and helped organize the conference, a celebration of women in computing. The event, billed as the “world’s largest gathering of women technologists, was held earlier this month. More>
National Public Radio’s Science Friday show recently asked listeners to submit their observations of interesting science. Among the favorites selected to highlight was a collaboration between NERSC, ESnet and SLAC, which has used SPOT Suite, a collection of software and data analysis tools developed by the Computational Research Division. More>
Mueller joins Lab’s Center for Computational Sciences and Engineering where she will be developing optimization algorithms for computationally expensive black-box problems. She will discuss her work at a seminar on August 29, at 1 p.m. in Building 50F-1647. More>
The fellowship provides recent graduates opportunities to work on important research challenges — from the architecture and software of next generation high performance computing systems to mathematical modeling, material science, biology, astronomy, and climate change. Applications are due Nov. 26. More>
Yelick participated in a meeting with Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker. The gathering, organized by Representative Barbara Lee, focused on a trade and energy mission to Africa she is leading. Yelick will represent Berkeley Lab as a part of the delegation.
The work of undergraduate students in Workforce Development & Education and Computing Sciences summer internship programs will be on display during a poster session from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Thursday August 7 in the cafeteria. The event provides an opportunity to showcase the breadth of research conducted at the Lab through the experience of the students taking part in the programs.