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Blue Waters uses deep learning to count trees

Scientists demonstrated a new method for mapping the location and size of trees growing outside of forests, discovering billions of trees in arid and semi-arid regions and laying the groundwork for more accurate global measurement of carbon storage on land.

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TOTAL COMPUTING POWER DELIVERED

    Since Blue Waters went into production on March 28, 2013, it has provided 41.1 billion core - hours to scientists and engineers across the country .

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Petascale World Topography Production (Jobs:897)
PI: Claire Porter, University of Minnesota
XE65568
Computational investigation of drought-resistance in plants (Jobs:108)
PI: Diwakar Shukla, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
XK11024
Confluence of Numerical Relativity and Physics-Inspired AI for Multi-Messenger Astrophysics Discovery with the Blue Waters Supercomputer (Jobs:24)
PI: Eliu Huerta Escudero, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
XE15616
Evaluation of the determinants of biological membrane shape with advanced all-atom simulations (Jobs:82)
PI: Jose Faraldo-Gomez, National Institutes of Health
XK31008
Strong field tests of gravity: numerical relativity in quadratic gravity (Jobs:14)
PI: Helvi Witek, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
XE4864

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