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Computing, Environment and Life Sciences

Mathematics and Computer Science

A leader in the computing sciences, the MCS Division provides the numerical tools and technology for solving some of our nation’s most critical scientific problems.

In addition to our world-class research, we develop the software for some of the fastest, most powerful computer systems in the world: systems that are enabling scientists to tackle problems previously considered infeasible.  


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Machine Learning

Exploring machine learning projects, ranging from algorithm and software development to applications in science and the environment, to facilitate discovery of new scientific insights

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Exascale Computing in the MCS Division

Accelerating delivery of an exascale computing ecosystem to provide breakthrough modeling and simulation to address the nation’s most critical challenges


With an unwavering focus on our mission, our researchers take an interdisciplinary approach to research, advancing their fields of study and generating new knowledge for the benefit of future generations.