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Jülich Supercomputing Centre (JSC)

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JUQUEEN system


JSC offers computer resources of the highest performance class to its users. With JUQUEEN and JURECA, it is one of the most powerful computer centres in Europe. More: Supercomputers …

Anna Lührs

Anna Lührs about her work at JSC

Anna Lührs is a software developer for the neurosciences. She talks about her work at Jülich Supercomputing Centre. (in German) see video (58 seconds): Anna Lührs about her work at JSC …

Foto eines MATSE-Kurses

MATSE training

At JSC, students can be trained to be mathematical-technical software developers and simultaneously take the bachelor study course „Scientific Programming“. More: MATSE training …


JURECA supercomputer
The All-Rounder Among Supercomputers
Jülich, 16 November 2015 – “Eureka!” is what Archimedes is supposed to have exclaimed after having made his extraordinary discovery. In reference to this event, the new supercomputer developed by Forschungszentrum Jülich together with the Russian manufacturer T-Platforms and the HPC software and support company ParTec is called JURECA. With its enormous computing power of 2.2 quadrillion operations per second, it is hoped to permit the investigation of complex issues in a multitude of fields.
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