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Ireland's High-Performance Computing Centre

The Irish Centre for High-End Computing (ICHEC), founded in 2005, is Ireland's national high performance computer centre. Its mission is to provide High-Performance Computing (HPC) resources, support, education and training for researchers in third-level institutions and through technology transfer and enablement to support Irish industries large and small to contribute to the development of the Irish economy.[about us]

Research Collaboration

ICHEC is actively involved in a number of research collaborations allowing its staff to develop and share HPC expertise in the context of frontline research. Building strong partnerships with research modelers is a key part of ICHEC's mission.[more]

Consortium Support

ICHEC staff members provide direct support to research projects. This involves a member of ICHEC's scientific staff working directly on specific projects to help researchers develop and tune their codes to run more effectively on international as well as national high-end compute facilities.[more]

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News & Events [more news]

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ICHEC Director receives top French Honour
Professor JC Desplat, ICHEC director has received the title of Chevalier de l'Ordre des Palmes

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SGI Opens European Research Centre in Collaboration with the Irish Centre for High-End Computing
SGI, a global leader in high-performance solutions for compute, data analytics and data management, announced a significant investment in extreme scale software research at the Irish Centre for High-End Computing (ICHEC)

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ICHEC's Cathal Ó Broin wins IOP thesis award
Cathal Ó Broin has won the IOP Computational Physics Group award 2016 for best thesis

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Three new positions open in ICHEC
A range of computational scientist positions and research data scientist (remote observation) available.

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ICHEC secures Intel funding to predict extreme wave events
The Irish Centre for High-End Computing (ICHEC) partner with Intel and world-leading US institute NOAA on modernizing operational wave forecasting

PRACE News & Events

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DECI-14 Call for Proposals - October 14th, 2016
DECI-14 (Tier-1) Call for Proposals is now open for submissions

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PRACE 14th Call for Proposals - October 10th, 2016
PRACE 14th Call for Proposals for Project Access is now open for submissions

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PRACE CodeVault Launched
Open repository of HPC code samples launched