At the hpc-ch booth @SC13 we interviewd Rich Bruckner of insideHPC about the challenges of communicating about HPC. For Rich it is very important to tell how important HPC is for our society and in our daily life. The impact on society will also be an important focus of SC14 entitled “HPC matters”.
CSCS organized in December in Lugano a 3-day training course on GPU programming. Experts from Cray and NVIDIA, together with CSCS staff teached participants the basics of programming in the latest versions of OpenACC and CUDA, together with tools for code debugging and parallel performance analysis. Agenda OpenACC OpenACC introduction and roadmap Programming [...]
CSCS, the Swiss National Supercomputing Centre offers to master students in Computational Science and Engineering different types of Summer and Regular internships in the field of High Performance Computing for the development and optimization of scientific applications, in order to exploit the coming generations of supercomputing devices. Activities that can be subject of an internship [...]
The Platform for Advanced Scientific Computing and ETH Zurich are happy to announce the first PASC Conference to be held at ETH Zurich from June 2 to June 3, 2014: www.pasc14.org. The conference brings together computational scientists and research groups from diverse scientific domains, including Climate and Atmospheric Modelling, Solid Earth Dynamics, the Life Sciences, [...]