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.

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Zeile 1 - Bilderleiste Compute Clusters

Cray XC40 (Hazel Hen)

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Cray Urika-GX
Cray Urika-GX

Cray Urika-GX

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NEC Cluster (Vulcan, Vulcan2)

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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


Enterprises & SME Research & Science

Simulation on High Performance Computers - Simulation

Mar 11, 2019 - Jun 07, 2019 , HLRS, Stuttgart
Date: March 11, 2019 to June 07, 2019
Location: HLRS, Stuttgart
Research & Science Society & HLRS

International Symposium: Urban Systems – Global Challenges – Digital Tools

May 28, 2019 - May 29, 2019 , HLRS (Rühle Saal), Stuttgart
Date: May 28, 2019 to May 29, 2019
Location: HLRS (Rühle Saal), Stuttgart
Research & Science

Introduction to Hybrid Programming in HPC

Jun 12, 2019 - Jun 13, 2019 , TU (Technische Universität), Wien [English]
Date: June 12, 2019 to June 13, 2019
Location: TU (Technische Universität), Wien