The Infrastructure Department is responsible for planning and operating facilities and infrastructure at HLRS. This division ensures reliable and efficient operation of the HLRS high-performance computing systems, provides a comfortable working environment for HLRS staff, and fosters all aspects of energy efficient HPC operation. It is also responsible for HLRS’s sustainability program, which encourages and supports the entire HLRS staff in acting according to principles of sustainability.

Department Head

Michael Zündel


Related projects


DEGREE is investigating a method for increasing energy efficiency in data centers by dynamically controlling cooling circuit temperatures, and is developing guidelines for implementing the resulting concepts.

Photo of cooling machinery at HLRS