High Performance Computing

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The High Performance Computing group offers a wide range of support for the use of central high-performance computing systems. In addition to consulting and training, this also includes serial and parallel programming as well as troubleshooting, correctness analysis, runtime analysis and tuning. more

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The HPC team is involved in several research collaborations on methods and tools for parallel programming and Performance and Correctness Analysis of Parallel Programs. It is also engaged in the advancement of the OpenMP shared-memory parallel programming specification. more

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HPC User projects

For many years, the IT Center has been operating high-performance computers that support the university's facilities and staff in their research and teaching. A selection of case studies gives an insight into the activities of the activities. more

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Project-based Management of Resources

IT Center has been operating high-performance computers for many years, which support the facilities and employees of the university in research and teaching. All members of RWTH Aachen University have free access to the RWTH Compute Cluster. But the amount of resources they can use is limited. more

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CLAIX / RWTH Compute Cluster

The IT Center operates high-performance computers to support institutions and staff in teaching and research. All machines are integrated in a "RWTH Compute Cluster" under the Linux operating system and offer the following modules: Application software, batch system, file systems and frontend systems. more

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With the increasing spread and significance of high-performance computing in science, research and teaching, supercomputers have not only become an indispensable key technology, but the demands on their operation have also increased. more

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HPC Support

The HPC group offers a wide range of support for efficient use of these central high-performance computing systems. In addition to methodological support, the group helps with serial and parallel programming, troubleshooting, correctness and runtime analysis, and tuning. Within the framework of user training, these topics are taught to interested users in tutorials and workshops. more

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HPC Team

You would like to see the list of employees of the HPC Group of the IT Center? more

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The research results of the HPC Group are published in various national and international publications. more

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HPC Events

Here you will find a collection of current events of the IT Center / Chair of Computer Science 12 (HPC) around the topic of high-performance computing. more

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Teaching and training

The High Performance Computing (HPC) working group offers a range of courses on various aspects of its research areas and user meetings. more

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HPC in social media

The IT Center also increasingly uses social media channels to disseminate important news and current developments. D about our services and projects as well as living and working in the IT Center. more

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You would like to contact the HPC Group or have general questions about HPC? The following contact information will help you. more