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Training course "Introduction to the usage and programming of supercomputer resources in Jülich"

(Course no. 70/2014 in the training programme of Forschungszentrum Jülich)

19 May 2014 13:00
20 May 2014 16:30
Jülich Supercomputing Centre, Hörsaal, building 16.3, room 006
Target audience:
Users of the supercomputer in Jülich

Through the John von Neumann Institute for Computing, Research Centre Juelich provides two major high-performance computing resources to scientific user groups from throughout Germany and Europe. The aim of this course is to give new users of the supercomputing resources an introductory overview of the systems and their usage, and to help them in making efficient use of their allocated resources.

Topics covered are:

  • Overview of the supercomputer systems
  • Usage of the supercomputer systems
  • Grid access via UNICORE
  • JUQUEEN architecture
  • JUROPA architecture
  • Programming (compilers, MPI, OpenMP, debuggers, tools)
  • Performance tuning
  • Libraries and application software
  • Postprocessing and Visualization
  • I/O and data management
Basic knowledge of Unix, knowledge of either C, C++ or Fortran
 Agenda of the training course “Introduction to the programming and usage of the supercomputing resources in Jülich” (PDF, 66 kB)
This course is given in English.
one and a half day
19 May 2014, 13:00-17:30,
20 May 2014, 8:30- 16:30
Jülich Supercomputing Centre, Hörsaal, building 16.3, room 006
Number of participants:
maximum 60
Representatives of IBM, Intel and ParTec, JSC staff members
Please register with Elke Bielitza, Tel. +49 2461 61 5642,
until 12 May 2014









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