• PRACE Project Access – 7th Call for Proposals

  • Call for proposals for 7th PRACE Project Access

    The 7th PRACE Call for Proposals for Project Access was open from 13 February 2013 until 26 March 2013, noon, 12:00 CET.

    An unprecedented number of 118 projects from top-level researchers from academia and industry requested time on one of the PRACE systems. Due to the larger size of the projects the competition was fierce and only a total of 42 proposals could be awarded, including the renewal of 7 multi-year projects. For more information, see the press release here.

    Six Tier-0 machines were available:

    • IBM Blue Gene/Q “JUQUEEN” (GCS@Jülich, Germany)
    • Bull Bullx cluster “CURIE” (GENCI@CEA, France)
    • Cray XE6 “HERMIT” (GCS@HLRS, Germany)
    • IBM System X iDataplex “SuperMUC” (GCS@LRZ, Germany)
    • IBM System X iDataplex “MareNostrum” (BSC, Spain)
    • IBM Blue Gene/Q “FERMI” (CINECA, Italy)

    The 7th Call Terms of Reference can be found here.The 7th Call Technical Guidelines for Applicants can be found here.