Association for National High Performance Computing founded

07/09/2021
The representatives of the founding members (from left to right): Dr. Thorsten Reimann, Prof. Gerhard Wellein, Prof. Wolfgang Nagel, Prof. Ramin Yahyapour, Prof. Christof Schütte, Prof. Martin Frank, Prof. Christian Plessl, Prof. Matthias S. Müller Copyright: © Angela Lenz (DFN-Verein)  

A high-performance alliance:
Association for National High Performance Computing founded

On August 23, 2021, the Association for National High Performance Computing - NHR-Verein e. V. was founded by computing centers of universities or university alliances.

The association ensures a fair, science-led, national allocation procedure for computing time, strengthens the methodological competencies of scientists, enables education and training in high-performance computing, and thus ensures the performance of scientific computing in Germany in the long term by building competencies.

For more information, please refer to the official press release (german only).