PRACE Award to Dr. Turlough DownesPosted on 22 July 2013
ICHEC is delighted report that a team lead by Dr. Turlough Downes of Dublin City University has been awarded 16.3 Million Core hours through the PRACE "7th Regular Call" for a proposal entitled: "MF-DISK: Protoplanetary disk dynamics: the multifluid magneto-rotational instability, gaps and jets".
His collaborators are Wayne O'Keeffe DCU, Donna Rogers DIAS, Aleks Scholz DIAS and Gilles Civario of ICHEC. The computer time has been awarded on the JUQUEEN system at the Gauss Centre for Supercomputing in Jülich, Germany. This is currently the fastest computer in Europe with a performance of greater than 5 Petaflops.
Also in this call Prof. John Bulava of Trinity College Dublin is a collaborator in another successful proposal lead by Stefan Schaefer of CERN. This project is in the area of Quantum Chromodynamics.
The PRACE Regular Calls are held every 6 months, they are open to researchers across Europe and are extremely competitive. Irish researchers interested in pursuing resources via PRACE are encouraged to contact ICHEC in advance to discuss their application. Sucessful Irish Regular Call applications are now automatically entitled to the equivalent of 10 percent of the award on ICHEC systems to support local work on the project.
More details on these and other successful projects can be found here:
|Platform of National eScience/Data Research Centers in Europe
ICHEC is now a member of Plan-Europe initiative
|2nd EMEA Intel Parallel Computing Centres UGM
ICHEC hosts 2nd EMEA Intel Parallel Computing Centres User Group Meeting in Dublin
|PRACEdays15 Aviva Stadium 26 - 28 May 2015
Poster Call Now Open
|International HPC Summer School 2015
21-26 June, Toronto, Canada
|ICHEC-Xilinx Research Partnership
ICHEC-Xilinx Research Partnership
|National Service 2014 Usage Statistics
Quick 2014 Stats
|ICHEC releases National Service Review 2012-2013
ICHEC releases National Service Review 2012-2013
|ICHEC joins ETP4HPC
ICHEC now a member of European ETP4HPC programme
|ICHEC hosting PRACEdays15 Conference in Dublin
Call for Posters Open. Registration Open.