18. 01. 12
HLRS signs agreement with Nizhni-Novgorod
On January 18 2012 HLRS and the N.I. Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod in Russia signed a collaboration agreement that institutionalizes a long lasting collaboration of researchers of both institutions. During a three day visit of a delegation including the rector of the N.I. Lobachevsky State University both sides agreed on a formal memorandum of understanding. The two institutions will collaborate to develop an academic and educational cooperation on the basis of equality and reciprocity and to promote sustainable partnerships and mutual understanding between the High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart of the University of Stuttgart in Stuttgart, Germany HLRS and N.I. Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod. The agreement was signed by the rectors of both universities and by the director of HLRS Prof. Michael Resch.