The project TopWing led by the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) was awarded with 12 million core hours under the 10th PRACE Call for Proposals for Project Access. Using PRACE resources on Curie hosted by GENCI at CEA, France allowed the TopOpt Group from DTU under Ole Sigmund to implement the computational morphogenesis tool and […]
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The 15th PRACE Call for Proposals yielded 76 eligible proposals of which 46 were awarded a total of close to 1.7 thousand million core hours. This brings the total number of projects awarded by PRACE to 570. Taking into account the two multi-year projects from the 13th Call that were renewed and the 8.6 million core hours reserved for Centres of Excellence, the total amount of computing time awarded by PRACE to date is nearly 16 thousand million core hours.
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Where you can meet enthusiastic, talented high school students and their scientific projects? At the European Union Contest for Young Scientists, that gathered the winners of national science contests at international level each year. PRACE took the opportunity for the second time to sponsor a prize in computational science. EUCYS 2017 took place from 22 […]
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The Sixth Call for Applications to SHAPE (SME HPC Adoption Programme in Europe) invites applications from European SMEs with an interesting idea that would benefit from High Performance Computing for increasing their competitiveness. SHAPE aims to work with the selected SMEs to introduce HPC-based tools and techniques into their business, operational, or production environment. The […]
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Each year the HPCwire Readers’ Choice Awards are determined by HPCwire’s readers across the HPC community, to recognize the most outstanding individuals, organizations, products and technologies in the industry. Nomination period was closed on 27 August 2017. We highlight some of the nominated persons, projects or initiatives relating to PRACE or to PRACE partners. Now […]
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INTERTWinE Best Practice Guides address the challenges of programming model interoperability on exascale systems. INTERTWinE is producing a series of Best Practice Guides, focusing on specific combinations of programming models and the interoperability challenges which these will present on the exascale systems of the near future. Best Practice Guides on the following topics are now […]
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“The Virtual Human” has been rendered on the MareNostrum supercomputer at the Barcelona Supercomputing Centre. This will be shown on 27thSeptember at the Science Museum in London. http://www.compbiomed.eu/IMAX
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Please find attached the latest of the quarterly newsletter from CompBioMed for September 2017. Alternatively, you can view and download the Newsletter along with other news items from the home page of the CompBioMed website: http://www.compbiomed.eu/ Please distribute this newsletter to your own contacts and to anyone that may find it interesting. If […]
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How does a Supercomputer work? What are parallel computers and what is parallel computing? How does computer simulation help science and industry to boost their research results? – these questions and many more will be answered and explained by the experts from the Edinburgh Parallel Computing Centre (EPCC) at The University of Edinburgh in collaboration with SURFsara from the Netherlands. This free online supercomputing course is developed by the Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE), EPCC and SURFsara.
Are you interested? Join the course! Starting date 28 August 2017. Register at: www.futurelearn.com/courses/supercomputing.
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The second edition of the Digital Infrastructures for Research (DI4R) conference will be held on 30 November and 1 December 2017 in Brussels. Europe's leading e-infrastructures, EGI, EUDAT, GÉANT, OpenAIRE, PRACE and RDA Europe, invite all researchers, developers and service providers for two days of brainstorming and discussions at DI4R under the theme “Connecting the building blocks for Open Science”. For the first time PRACE participates in the Organisation and Programme Committees of this innovative conference.
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The 5th PRACE SHAPE Call for Applications was open for European SMEs (small and medium sized enterprises) to submit proposals from 31 March to 1 June 2017. The Selection Committee, made up of representatives of the PRACE Industrial Advisory Committee (IAC), the PRACE Board of Directors (BoD) and the PRACE-5IP Project, reviewed all applications and awarded six novel projects of European SMEs for access to the PRACE HPC Infrastructure.
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Sunday November 12th 2017 — Denver, CO, USA Call for posters and participation https://www.womeninhpc.org/whpc-sc17/workshop/ ============================================================= Women in HPC will once again attend the Supercomputing conference to discuss diversity and inclusivity topics. Activities will bring together women from across the international HPC community, provide opportunities to network, showcase the work of inspiring women, and discuss how […]
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CALL FOR PAPERS PAW17: The 2nd Annual PGAS Applications Workshop http://sourceryinstitute.github.io/PAW/ Held in conjunction with SC 17: The International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis http://sc17.supercomputing.org In cooperation with SIGHPC. SUMMARY The race towards Exascale computing is on, and a lot of stress is put on researchers to break the boundaries of productivity and efficiency imposed […]
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Leading European supercomputing centres join forces in procurement process for innovative HPC systems
The process will mean that more supercomputing resources can be efficiently exploited for science and engineering applications in Europe This coordinated approach will lead to greater impact on the design of solutions which meet the needs of scientists and engineers in Europe An Open Dialogue Event (ODE) will be organized for HPC vendors and stakeholders on […]
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The CEF Call on Public Open Data has now been published. This Call has a special focus on the use of HPC and public open data for public services. You can find the relevant information here: https://ec.europa.eu/inea/en/connecting-europe-facility/cef-telecom/apply-funding/2017-cef-telecom-call-public-open-data-cef-tc We would also like to let you know that a virtual info day will take place on the […]
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MareNostrum provides 11.1 Petaflops of processing power to scientific research. The MareNostrum supercomputer is beginning operation and starts executing applications for scientific research. MareNostrum 4, hosted by Barcelona Supercomputing Center, is entirely aimed at generating scientific knowledge and its computer architecture has been called ‘the most diverse and interesting in the world’ by international experts. […]
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