2018 Annual Report

This year’s annual report spotlights HLRS’s support for engineering, the start of several new European Centers of Excellence, and a visualization project that is helping the construction of Stuttgart’s new central train station, and includes an interview with Alexander Walser, director of the Automotive Simulation Center Stuttgart.


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Director's Welcome
Spotlight: Engineering the Future
News Highlights
  • News in Brief
  • New European Centers of Excellence Funded
  • HLRS Visualization Supports Stuttgart 21 Construction
  • Supercomputing-Akademie Completes First Course
  • Sociopolitical Advisory Board to Help Guide HLRS Vision
  • SimTech Named National Center of Excellence
  • Media Solution Center to Promote Innovation in Film and Digital Art
  • EXCELLERAT Will Bring HPC Applications to Engineering Industry
  • Building a Sustainable HPC Infrastructure
  • Interview: Networking the German Auto Industry
  • Student Dives into Data to Predict Train Delays
  • Enhanced User Support Improves Performance of HPC Systems
  • ExuDat: Taking Agriculture into the Cloud
  • PhD Graduates 2018
  • Looking Inside Simulation's "Black Box"
HLRS by the Numbers
User Research
  • Supercomputer Enables Sound Prediction Model for Noise Control
  • Using Computatoinal Chemistry to Investigate New Semiconductor Technologies
  • Simulation and Machine Learning Could Make Power Plants More Efficient
  • Selected User Publications
About Us
  • Inside Our Computing Room
  • User Profile
  • Third-Party Funded Research Projects
  • HPC Training Courses in 2018
  • Workshops and Conferences 2018
  • Structure
  • Divisions and Departments

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