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.

Further information on HLRS research


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Click for Further Information HPE Apollo Hawk (Copyright: Ben Derzian for HLRS)

HPE Apollo (Hawk)

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Further Information Cray CS-Storm (Image courtesy of Cray)

Cray CS-Storm

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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


Research & Science

CANCELLED: Parallelization with MPI and OpenMP

Mar 30, 2020 - Apr 02, 2020 , ZDV (Uni Mainz), Mainz [English]
Date: March 30, 2020 to April 02, 2020
Location: ZDV (Uni Mainz), Mainz
Research & Science Enterprises & SME Optimization & Scalability

Hawk Porting and Optimization Workshop

Mar 31, 2020 - Apr 03, 2020 , HLRS (Rühle Saal), Stuttgart [English]
Date: March 31, 2020 to April 03, 2020
Location: HLRS (Rühle Saal), Stuttgart
Research & Science

German-Russian Conference "Supercomputing in Scientific and Industrial Problems"

Apr 06, 2020 - Apr 08, 2020 , TU Dresden, Dresden [English]
Date: April 06, 2020 to April 08, 2020
Location: TU Dresden, Dresden