First scientific workshop (26/11/2008)

Networking session at ICT 2008: “Scientific Computing in the Petascale Regime: a European HPC Infrastructure”:

- “HPC Ecosystem”, Dr. Kimmo Koski (CSC)

- “PRACE Prototypes Approach towards a pan-European Petascale Computing Infrastructure”, Dr. Jean-Philippe Nominé (CEA)

- “Development of a Seismic Imaging Tools (BSIT) on Cell Architecture”, Dr. Mauricio Araya (BSC)

- “HPC-Europa and HPC-Europa2 transnational access selection: a possible model for Tier-0 access”, Dr. Sergio Bernardi and Dr. Francesca Garofalo (CINECA)

Evening session presentations:

- “The PRACE Infrastructure. How European Researchers Can Use The Infrastructure”, Dr. Thomas Eickermann (FZJ)

- “Towards a European HPC Training and Education Infrastructure for Petascale Computing”, Ph. D. Timothy Stitt (CSCS)

- “Full Scale Kinetic Modelling of Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas with Petascale Systems”, Prof. Ricardo Fonseca (Instituto Superior Tecnico and ISCTE, Lisbon, Portugal)