Steering Committee

The Steering Committee provides guidance and advice regarding the activities of the High-Performance Computing Center Stuttgart. This includes providing oversight of system usage, setting policies concerning the granting of computing time, and making decisions regarding grants of computing capacity for European, national, and statewide projects. It is also involved in decisions regarding the selection of hardware and software, formalities related to accounting, and the definition of system operating rules. The following 12 individuals currently comprise the HLRS Steering Committee.


Prof. Dr. Thomas Ludwig

German Climate Computing Center

Vice Chair

Prof. Dr. Peter Bastian

University of Heidelberg

Steering Committee Members

Prof. Dr. Andrea Beck

University of Stuttgart

Prof. Dr. Andreas Frommer

University of Wuppertal

Prof. Dr. Lars Pastewka 

University of Freiburg

Prof. Dr. Roland Potthast

German Weather Service

Prof. Dr. Kira Rehfeld 

University of Tübingen

Prof. Dr. Anita Schöbel

Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Mathematics, ITWM

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Jörg Schröder

University of Duisburg-Essen

Prof. Dr. rer. Nat. Miriam Schulte

University of Stuttgart

Prof. Dr. Birgit Strodel 

Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf

Prof. Dr. Volker Wulfmeyer

University of Hohenheim