• 17th Call for Proposals

  • 17th Call for Proposals for Project Access

    17th PRACE Call for Proposals for Project Access was open from 07 March 2018 until 02 May 2018.

    The Terms of Reference can be found here. The Technical Guidelines for Applicants can be found here. The Project Scope and Plan template can be found here.

    The timetable for this Call is as follows:

    Opening Date 07 March 2018
    Closing Date 02 May 2018, 10:00 CET
    Applicants’ reply to scientific reviews July 2018
    Communication of allocation decision End of September 2018
    Allocation period for awarded proposals 02 October 2018 – 01 October 2019

    The following systems will be available:

    System Architecture Site (Country) Core Hours

    (node hours)

    Minimum request
    Joliot Curie – SKL BULL Sequana X1000 GENCI@CEA (FR) 134 million

    (2.8 million)

    15 million core hours
    Joliot Curie – KNL BULL Sequana X1000 GENCI@CEA (FR) 72 million

    (1.1 million)

    15 million core hours
    JUWELS Multicore cluster GCS@JSC (DE) 70 million

    (1.5 million)

    35 million core hours
    Marconi-Broadwell Lenovo System CINECA (IT) 36 million

    (1 million)

    15 million core hours
    Marconi-KNL Lenovo System CINECA (IT) 612 million

    (9 million)

    30 million core hours
    MareNostrum Lenovo System BSC (ES) 240 million

    (5 million)

    15 million core hours
    Piz Daint Cray XC50 System CSCS (CH) 510 million

    (7.5 million)

    68 million core hours

    Use of GPUs

    SuperMUC IBM System X iDataplex/ Lenovo NextScale GCS@LRZ (DE) 105 million

    (3.8 million)

    35 million core hours