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2. com) DMC total energies calculated with and without backflow transformation and linearly extrapolated to zero variance. 8 1 (dashed line), and H (dotted line) defects respectively. 1 eV. The reduction of the total energy from the backflow transformation indicates the size of the errors due to the fixed-node and pseudopotential locality approximation. References estimate of the remaining ﬁxed node error. 07(10) eV for the X, T, and H interstitials, respectively. 7(1) eV for the X, T, and H interstitial, respectively, in close agreement with recent G0 W0  and previous HSE and DMC calculations [24, 26].