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HTCondor helps LIGO confirm last unproven Albert Einstein theory

March 8, 2016

This Morgridge Institute news article explains the rich back-story of HTCondor’s role behind the recent announcement that scientists from the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) unlocked the final door to Einstein’s Theory of Relativity. More than 700 LIGO scientists have used HTCondor to run complex data analysis workflows, accumulating 50 million core-hours in the past six months alone.