Environmental Science Division (EVS) a Division of Argonne National Laboratory

Supercomputers improve solar power forecasts

November 14, 2013

To improve the accuracy of solar power forecasting, EVS research meteorologist Edwin Campos and his colleagues at Argonne have partnered with IBM to build a forecasting technology based on IBM’s Watson supercomputer, made famous by its 2011 victory over human champions on the television quiz show Jeopardy! Read more about why a Watson-like platform could lead to more efficient distribution of energy in the full article on Phys.org.

Photo of Edwin Campos and the Watson supercomputer
Photo of Edwin Campos and the Watson supercomputer [Source: Argonne National Laboratory]
portrait of Edwin Campos