Irish successes in PRACE callsPosted on 24 November 2011
ICHEC is very pleased to report a number of successes from within its user community in both the recent PRACE Tier-1 and Tier-0 calls. The Tier-1 call better known as DECI-7 is the first PRACE call in which Ireland is participating as both a provider and consumer of resources, an important step forward in Irelands involvement in European HPC.
Through the DECI-7 call Dr. Grazia Cottone of UCD and Dr. Niall English also of UCD were awarded time on ICHEC's Stokes system, the Stuttgart HPC centre's Laki system and the JADE II system hosted by CINES in France. Stokes will also play host to Dr. Robert Best of the University of Cambridge.
In the Tier-0 call Dr. Mike Peardon (TCD), Dr. Sinéad Ryan (TCD) and Dr. Jonivar Skullerud (NUIM) are all members of a UK led collaboration. This project entitled "Pushing the Strong Interaction past its Breaking Point: QCD in the quark-gluon plasma phase" received a very significant award of 22,740,000 core-hours on the German JUGENE system.
The subsequent DECI-8 and 4th Tier-0 calls calls are now open. This will close in early January. Irish based researchers who are interested in applying to this call are strongly encouraged to contact ICHEC in advance of their application. Further details of these calls can be found here:
|Roberto Viola on HPC and Competitiveness in Ireland & Europe
Wed 30 Nov, Royal Irish Academy, Dawson St, Dublin
|ICHEC shortlisted for ISA Software Awards 2016
Award ceremony on Friday 25th November
|ICHEC Director receives top French Honour
Professor JC Desplat, ICHEC director has received the title of Chevalier de l'Ordre des Palmes
|DECI-14 Call for Proposals - October 14th, 2016
DECI-14 (Tier-1) Call for Proposals is now open for submissions
|PRACE 14th Call for Proposals - October 10th, 2016
PRACE 14th Call for Proposals for Project Access is now open for submissions
|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)
|ICHEC's Cathal Ó Broin wins IOP thesis award
Cathal Ó Broin has won the IOP Computational Physics Group award 2016 for best thesis
|Three new positions open in ICHEC
A range of computational scientist positions and research data scientist (remote observation) available.
|PRACE CodeVault Launched
Open repository of HPC code samples launched