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  • Featured Image SISSA/ICTP Master in High Performance Computing

    The Master in High Performance Computing (MHPC) is an innovative degree program that prepares students for exciting careers in the fast-growing field of HPC. Set in the stimulating research environment of its co-organizer institutions, SISSA and ICTP, the program combines lectures with hands-on and applied projects to prepare future HPC specialists for academia and industry. […]

  • GASPI Tutorial at EPFL Lausanne

    The GASPI tutorial is taking place in room BC 410 (map), located in the “BC building”, on the EPFL campus in Lausanne. The meeting is co-located with PASC 2016 and free of charge. In this GASPI tutorial we present an asynchronous data flow programming model for Partitioned Global Address Spaces (PGAS) as an alternative to […]

  • Featured Image PRACEdays16 concludes with ambitions met and raised

    PRACEdays16 was held from Tuesday 10 to Thursday 12 May 2016 in Prague, Czech Republic. More than 220 participants joined the plenary and parallel sessions for keynote presentations and discussions about and between science, industry and HPC.

  • Featured Image PMAA16-9th International Workshop on Parallel Matrix Algorithms and Applications

    The 9th International Workshop on Parallel Matrix Algorithms and Applications (PMAA16) will be held in Bordeaux (France) and will run from July 6 to 8, 2016. The program is now online at and registration is still open (thanks to sponsoring we succeeded to have no registration fee for PhD students). Invited speakers Cleeve Ashcraft (LSTC, Livermore) – An industrial perspective on […]

  • Featured Image Call for Papers for PGAS Applications Workshop

    The PGAS Applications Workshop will be held on November 14, 2016  in Salt Lake City, Utah in conjunction with SC16 and in cooperation with SIGHPC, the ACM Special interest Group on HPC. The scope of the PAW workshop is to provide a forum for exhibiting case studies of PGAS programming models in the context of real-world applications […]

  • Featured Image Head of Programme Management at the Hartree Centre

    The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) is one of Europe’s largest research organisations. We’re trusted to support, enable and undertake pioneering projects in an amazing diversity of fields. STFC’s Hartree Centre combines the UK’s premier data-centric computing environment with highly talented researchers, engineers and software developers. With these tools and talent, combined with multi-million […]


    The following set of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), approved by the PRACE Council in 2014, allow for a deeper analysis and evaluation of PRACE’s achievements and successes.

  • Featured Image Webinar: Performance Tuning and Optimization of GROMACS

    Want to know more about how to get the best value from your simulation settings and hardware for GROMACS perfomance? This webinar will provide a quick overview of GROMACS internals and how that affects how fast your simulation runs. A few straightforward considerations can often improve your time-to-science. We’ll cover the use of GPUs and CPUs, […]