• 18th Call for Proposals

  • 18th Call for Proposals for Project Access

    18th PRACE Call for Proposals for Project Access was open from 4 September 2018 until 30 October 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 4 September 2018
    Closing Date 30 October 2018, 10:00 CET
    Applicants’ reply to scientific reviews January 2019
    Communication of allocation decision End of March 2019
    Allocation period for awarded proposals 02 April 2019 – 01 April 2020

    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-NG Lenovo ThinkSystem GCS@LRZ (DE) 125 million

    (2.2 million)

    35 million core hours