High Performance Computing at RWTH Aachen University


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The IT Center operates one of the fastest supercomputers in Germany for researchers at RWTH and the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, but also for students as part of their teaching.

The High Performance Computing, short HPC, working group offers advanced training and methodological support for the efficient use of the central high-performance computing facilities. In research and teaching, it deals with methods, tools and productivity of parallel programming and, in particular, with performance and correctness analysis, for which the software package MUST is continuously being developed.


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