News Saturday 17 November 2018

GENCI receives HPCwire Readers’ and Editors’ Choice – Best Use of HPC in Energy award

The distinguished HPCwire Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Award, in the category “Best Use of HPC in Energy” was presented to GENCI, PRACE and Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC), at the 2018 International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SC18), in Dallas, Texas. Tom Tabor, CEO of Tabor Communications, publisher of HPCwire, personally handed over the award to representatives from PRACE – Serge Bogaerts (PRACE Managing Director); BSC – Sergi Girona (BSC Operations Director) and GENCI – Stéphane Requena (Directeur Technique & Innovation – GENCI), at the PRACE booth (#2033). ...

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Enzymatic activity in crowded spaces

Insight into the behavior of molecules is needed in order to understand living organisms at the microscopic level. Moreover, cellular compartments have recently become an inspiration to the fields of biotechnology and biomedicine (such as new biological nanoreactors). The research team led by Fabio Sterpone, CNRS senior scientist at LBT (Laboratoire de Biochimie Théorique, Institut de Biologie Physico-Chimique), employed a novel computational approach to simulate the first detailed model of a biological nanoreactor using the MUPHY Multiphysics code coupling microscopic Molecular Dynamics (MD) with a hydro-kinetic Lattice Boltzmann (LB) method. ...

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Actions & missions

in europe : Prace

A European network of six systems, with a global peak power of 15 petaflop/s...

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in FRANCE : Simseo

Assistance to SMEs in integrating numerical simulation and HPC...

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by region : Equip@Meso

Boosting the regional level in the field of High Performance Computing...

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