link to homepage

Institute for Advanced Simulation (IAS)
Jülich Supercomputing Centre (JSC)

Navigation and service


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 …

SC13 - booth before opening


From 12-17 November 2017, JSC will present its supercomputing activities on the SC'17 in Denver, Colorado. More: JSC@SC17 …

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 …


Experiment BaSiGo
Psychological effect against pushing and shoving
Jülich/Bochum, 30 June 2017 – A dense crush at the entrance to concerts and sports events can suddenly turn into a dangerous situation. In such cases, artificial constrictions created by crowd control barriers can help to avoid crushes as experiments by researchers have shown. However, the observed effect cannot be explained in purely physical terms and can only be understood if psychological aspects are also considered. The results have been published in the journal PLoS ONE.
More: Psychological effect against pushing and shoving …


SMHB General Assembly 2017
The Helmholtz Portfolio Theme “Supercomputing and Modeling for the Human Brain” (SMHB) invites scientists of the project partners to meet for the project’s annual General Assembly to present the research highlights of the project’s last year and for discussions in smaller focus groups.
More: SMHB General Assembly 2017 …