Lorena A. Barba group


Reproducible validation and replication studies in nanoscale physics

Preprint: arXiv 2008.05414, 12 Aug 2020. Submitted: July 27, 2020. Accepted: September 23, 2020. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, 379(2197):20200068 (March 2021). Abstract Credibility building activities in computational research include verification and validation, reproducibility and replication, and uncertainty quantification. Though orthogonal to each other, they are related. This paper presents validation and replication... Continue »

Lorena Barba is Jupyter Distinguished Contributor

At the closing keynote of JupyterCon 2020, Fernando Pérez introduced the inaugural class of Jupyter Distinguished Contributors, and Lorena Barba was among them! Project Jupyter established a "Distinguished Contributor" award in 2020 to recognize the work of contributors that is sustained over at least two years and is substantial in quality and quantity. Prof. Barba... Continue »

Student’s Guide to Remote Learning

Our challenge
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic crisis, the university implemented emergency remote teaching starting on March 23, 2020. Students are now back home—some in different time zones—and expected to continue learning, with their teachers quickly adopting new technologies and... Continue »