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  • Featured Image 2016 Annual HPCwire Readers’ Choice Awards

    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.

    PRACE, as well as projects supported by PRACE partners have been nominated in multiple categories.


  • Featured Image ETH: PhD Position in High Performance Computing and Visualization for Future Urban and Infrastructural Planning Tools

    The position is devoted to improving computing performance of integrated modeling framework, which can reflect the dynamic and chaotic behavior of the built urban environment and various flows that it incorporates in a realistic way. Currently, even though such capacity would be of a great importance for planning of future development, the computational cost associated with the sophisticated models limits the usage of these models to a small scale.


  • Featured Image Hands-On Tutorial on CFD Using Code_Saturne

    The 2016 Hands-on Tutorial on CFD using the open-source software Code_Saturne will take place on 4-6 October 2016, at the Hartree CECAM Node, STFC Daresbury Laboratory, UK. The school is aimed at researchers who wish to gain a better understanding of methodologies and best practices in exploiting CFD and turbulence modelling applications on HPC systems.


  • Featured Image Computational Scientist and Data Scientist Jobs available in Ireland

    Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time, fixed term position as Data Scientist and Computational Scientist with the Irish Centre for High End Computing (ICHEC) at the National University of Ireland, Galway. Positions can be based in either ICHEC’s Dublin or Galway offices.   Computational Scientist Working with industry partners, the job will […]


  • Featured Image Women in HPC Workshop at SC16

    The fifth international Women in HPC workshop will take place at SC16, Salt Lake City, USA. The workshop will address the under-representation of women in the HPC community by discussing and addressing the challenges faced by women and how to improve the opportunities provided to women.


  • Featured Image EuroMPI 2016: Modern Challenges to MPI’s Dominance in HPC

    EuroMPI 2016 is organised by EPCC at The University of Edinburgh, in cooperation with SIGHPC. The aim of this conference is to bring together all of the stakeholders involved in developments and applications related to the Message Passing Interface (MPI). As the preeminent meeting for users, developers and researchers to interact and discuss new developments and applications of message-passing parallel computing, the annual meeting has a long, rich tradition.


  • Featured Image 7th International HPC Summer School took place in Ljubljana, Slovenia

    A total of 79 graduate students and postdoctoral scholars from 18 countries from institutions in Canada, Europe, Japan and the United States have gathered in the European Green Capital 2016, in Ljubljana, Slovenia, in the last week of June 2016. These students have been selected from among the best in theirs fields through a rigorous […]


  • Featured Image Peer-Review Officer

    The Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe – PRACE AISBL is looking to hire one Peer-review Officer to join its Brussels secretariat.


  • Featured Image Computational Scientist at the Cyprus Institute

    Closing date: 30th July 2016 The Cyprus Institute (CyI) is a European non-profit science and technology institution based in Cyprus and led by an acclaimed Board of Trustees. The research aims of the Cyprus Institute are represented by three research centers: the Computation-based Science and Technology Research Center (CASTORC), the Science and Technology in Archaeology […]