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  • Featured Image PRACE Launches Fourth Call for Applications Under SHAPE

    The Fourth Call is Open from 22 July to 9 September 2016  PRACE Rsearch Infrastructure.SHAPE (SME HPC Adoption Programme in Europe) is a pan-European programme supported by PRACE. The Programme aims to raise awareness and provide European SMEs with the expertise necessary to take advantage of the innovation possibilities created by High-Performance Computing (HPC), thus […]


  • The death of galaxies

    When a galaxy stops forming stars, the remaining stars will slowly fade away and the galaxy will “die”. But what causes this to happen? Orianne Roos has been simulating primeval star-forming galaxies to try and understand how winds from stars and supermassive black holes can couple to affect the gas content of the galaxy and its ability […]


  • Featured Image A better management of cerebrovascular accidents

    Cerebrovascular accidents (CVA) are caused by a perturbation in the blood supply of the brain leading to a quick loss of cerebral functions, that is very often lethal. There are two categories of CVA: ischemic CVA (80% cases) resulting from the occlusion of a cerebral artery and haemorrhagic CVA (20% cases) provoked by a bleeding vessel. This interesting project led by Frédéric Nataf, senior researcher at CNRS and INRIA, and his team used amongst others the resources from GENCI and PRACE. Please read all the details about this exciting research work under: GENCI


  • Featured Image Computational Scientists/Researchers (2) positions available at ICHEC, Ireland

    Job Description: Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for two (2) full-time, fixed term positions as computational scientists with the Irish Centre for High End Computing (ICHEC) at the National University of Ireland, Galway. These positions are funded by Science Foundation Ireland as part of ICHEC’s membership of the LERO Research Centre and can be based […]


  • DECI 4th Call

    Find below the results of DECI-4 (Distributed European Computing Initiative) Call.


  • DECI 5th Call

    Find below the results of DECI-5 (Distributed European Computing Initiative) Call.


  • PRACEdays16: Thursday 12 May 2016

    PRACEdays16:The third conference day opened with two international key note speakers from US. In connection with the Plenary session a Panel discussion was moderated by Tom Wilkie. The final highlight of the conference was the PRACE award ceremony chaired by Alison Kennedy. The conference was closed by Sergi Girona. Please see the photo gallery.


  • PRACEdays16: Wednesday 11 May 2016

    PRACEdays16: The second conference day was opened by a welcome speech from Sanzio Bassini and the local host Vít Vondrák and followed with keynote speeches from the European Commission, Academia and Industry. The afternoon was covered by 6 Parallel Sessions. The PRACE User Forum Open Session closed the second day. Please have a look on the pictures.