Dark Sky Mining

PI Name: 
Salman Habib
Institution: 
Argonne National Laboratory
Allocation Program: 
Aurora ESP
Year: 
2018
Research Domain: 
Physics

This project will connect some of the world’s largest and most detailed extreme-scale cosmological simulations with large-scale data obtained from the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope, the most comprehensive observations of the visible sky. By implementing cutting-edge data-intensive and machine learning techniques, it will usher in a new era of cosmological inference targeted at scientific breakthroughs.