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  • Featured ImageMaX European Centre of Excellence Portal Available for PRACE Community (Announcements)

    MaX (Materials design at the Exascale) is a user-focused, problem-oriented European Centre of Excellence. It works at the frontiers of the current and future High Performance Computing (HPC) technologies, to enable the best use and evolution of HPC for materials research and innovation. The user portal offers  services of interest to the PRACE community:  for example, info […]


  • Featured ImageCERIC Call for Proposals (Announcements)

    CERIC-ERIC is launching its seventh call for proposals, with a two-steps deadline option: March1st, to have a pre-evaluation and improve your proposals according to the feedback received; March 30th, recommended only for expert users of all the techniques requested. In this call, there are 47 instruments available, as well as the opportunity of getting awards […]


  • Featured ImagePRACE opens Tier-1 for Tier-0 service (Press Releases)

    PRACE Preparatory Access is an established rolling Call for Proposals which supports researchers in Europe to port and adapt their applications to the PRACE Tier-0 infrastructure. The objective of PRACE Preparatory Access is to allow PRACE users to optimise, scale and test codes on PRACE systems, to prepare for Project Access. This new Preparatory Access (PA) Type D offers users to start the optimisation work on a PRACE Tier-1 national system to finally reach PRACE Tier-0 system scalability.


  • Featured ImageComputer-Aided Drug Design (Media News Success stories)

    In 2016, computational chemist Zoe Cournia was awarded the first ever PRACE Ada Lovelace Award for HPC for her work in computer-aided drug design. She talks about her work and how she believes more needs to be done to bridge the gap between researchers and the general public. In May 2016, Dr Zoe Cournia — a computational […]


  • Featured Image2017 International Summer School on HPC Challenges in Computational Sciences (News Press Releases)

    Graduate students and postdoctoral scholars from institutions in Canada, Europe, Japan and the United States are invited to apply for the eighth International Summer School on HPC Challenges in Computational Sciences, to be held June 25 to 30, 2017, in Boulder, Colorado, United States of America.

    Applications are due March 6, 2017. The summer school is sponsored by Compute/Calcul Canada, the Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE), the Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE) and the RIKEN Advanced Insti­tute for Computational Science (RIKEN AICS).


  • Featured ImagePRACE SoHPC 2017 opens for applications (Announcements)

    Early-stage postgraduate and late-stage undergraduate students are invited to apply for the PRACE Summer of HPC 2017 programme, to be held in July & August 2017. Consisting of a training week and two months on placement at top HPC centres around Europe, the programme affords participants the opportunity to learn and share more about PRACE and HPC, and includes accommodation, a stipend and travel to […]


  • Featured ImagePRACE MOOCs via Future Learn (Announcements News PRACE Training events Training and Documentation)

    PRACE Massive Open Online Courses. The agreement between PRACE and the  Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) platform FutureLearn has been signed.

    The upcoming course:
    6 March 2017: Supercomputing: Discover how supercomputers are powering scientific breakthroughs by EPCC.
    Please see further details here.

    20 March  2017: Managing Big Data with R and Hadoop by the University of Ljubljana.
    Please find more details on Future Learn website.