Astronomers demonstrate how using the cloud can rev up the rate of discovery for asteroids

May 31, 2022 | GeekWire, Alan Boyle

This visualization shows the orbits for scores of newly identified asteroids as green arcs. (B612 Asteroid Institute / UW Dirac Institute / OpenSpace Project)

The THOR algorithm was created by Joachim Moeyens, an Asteroid Institute Fellow at UW; and Mario Juric, director of UW’s DiRAC Institute.