Comprised of members of the center’s user community and other experts in the field of high-performance computing and its applications, the HLRS steering committee provides guidance and advice regarding HLRS’s activities.
At its first meeting on October 5, the steering committee elected Prof. Dr. Thomas Ludwig, Director of the German Climate Computing Center, as the committee chair. Prof. Dr. Peter Bastian, Group Leader for Scientific Computing at the University of Heidelberg, was elected vice chair. They will serve for a three-year term.
Oct 11, 2022
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The following are the members of the new HLRS Steering Committee.
German Climate Computing Center
University of Heidelberg
University of Magdeburg
University of Wuppertal
University of Freiburg
German Weather Service
University of Tübingen
Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Mathematics, ITWM
University of Duisburg-Essen
University of Stuttgart
Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf
University of Hohenheim
The responsibilities of the HLRS steering committee include conducting oversight of system usage, setting policies concerning computing time allocations, and making decisions regarding grants of computing capacity for European, national, and statewide projects. The steering committee is also involved in decisions regarding the selection of hardware and software, formalities related to accounting, and the definition of system operating rules.
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A member of the Gauss Centre for Supercomputing, HLRS is one of three German national centers for high-performance computing.
HLRS is a central unit of the University of Stuttgart.