Research & Science

Research and Science are main pillars to ensure a continuous delivery of leading-edge services all around the High Performance Computing provisioning. HLRS offers its technologies, expertise and knowledge to researchers and scientists to support and foster excellence in HPC. It is also an active player in the European research arena with special focus on Scientific Excellence and Industrial Leadership initiatives.

Further information on HLRS research


Zeile 1 - Bilderleiste Compute Clusters

HPE Apollo 9000 (Hawk)

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Cray CS-Storm

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Cray XC40 (Hazel Hen)

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System Access

HLRS provides different kind of High Performance Computing equipment to the academic world, from the high end homogenous petascale system to heterogenous terascale clusters including

appropriate pre- and postprocessing as well as visualization systems. There are several opportunities for access to the available systems depending on the projects nature and the application characteristics:

User Projects

User Projects

Different kinds of academic user projects have been active on the system. European users are provided access through the PRACE proposal evaluation procedure.

Latest User Projects:

Ion Transport by Convection and Diffusion
Large-Eddy Simulation of a Helicopter Engine Jet


Research & Science

Introduction to Computational Fluid Dynamics

Feb 24, 2020 - Feb 28, 2020 , ZIMT (Uni Siegen), Siegen
Date: February 24, 2020 to February 28, 2020
Location: ZIMT (Uni Siegen), Siegen
Enterprises & SME Research & Science

Intermediate C++ with Focus on Software Engineering

Mar 03, 2020 - Mar 06, 2020 , HLRS (Rühle Saal), Stuttgart
Date: March 03, 2020 to March 06, 2020
Location: HLRS (Rühle Saal), Stuttgart
Research & Science

HPC Technology Transfer Training Course, from academic research to business

Mar 05, 2020 - Mar 06, 2020 , University of Stuttgart (Sitzungszimmer der Fakultät 4), Stuttgart [English]
Date: March 05, 2020 to March 06, 2020
Location: University of Stuttgart (Sitzungszimmer der Fakultät 4), Stuttgart