Astronomical Image Processing in the Cloud

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Author: Dino Bektešević, University of Washington, LSST/Rubin Observatory project Overview In 2020 the Data Intensive Research in Astrophysics and Cosmology institute (DIRAC), University of Washington (WA) Astronomy Department, Legacy Survey of Space and Time (LSST) and Amazon Web Services (AWS) joined forces to develop a proof-of-concept (PoC) leveraging cloud resources … Read More

Pegasus and AtlanticWave-SDX Help Orchestrating Science Applications

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Pegasus and AtlanticWave-SDX Help Orchestrating Science Applications Authors: Cong Wang (Renaissance Computing Institute), Yufeng Xin (Renaissance Computing Institute), Heidi Morgan (USC – Information Sciences Institute), Julio Ibarra (Florida International University) Many new technologies and new paradigms are emerging in the research community to support science workflows, including the use of … Read More

My Summer Research Internship at SciTech Lab

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Note the author: Kelsie Lam is a senior at Mission San Jose High School. She is a SciTech research intern interested in artificial intelligence and cognitive science. In the lab, Kelsie investigates how scientists use machine learning methods to support their research and works on developing workflows. Github: https://github.com/kelsielam During … Read More

Pegasus helped Ecology and Evolutionary Biology graduate student at the University of Arizona shed light on human population history

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Ariella Gladstein at the University of Arizona reconstructed the population history of Ashkenazi Jews, who are Jews historically from Central and Eastern Europe. The Ashkenazi Jews are often used in genetic studies due to their high rates of genetic disorders and complicated population history. However, until now, genetic studies have … Read More

Pegasus Contributed to New Gravitational-Wave Detector Discovery

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  A collaboration that began 16 years ago between computer scientists at the USC Information Sciences Institute (ISI) and members of the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) and Virgo projects is opening up a new window onto the nature of the universe. Pegasus, a specialized computer program developed by a … Read More

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