Excellence in science and computing

Visit us at the "ISC High Performance" from 17 to 19 June 2019 in Frankfurt/Main. We are looking forward to seeing you!

ISC High Performance 2019

Our topics

HPC in the cloud, Seismic to reservoir with AI

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Seismic analysis

  • Precise analysis of results
  • Available as a service in any cloud

Reservoir simulation

  • Fast numerical methods
  • Combining latest compute hardware
  • Available as a service in any cloud

Artificial intelligence

  • Reservoir recognition
  • Model-building and -optimization
  • Smart end-2-end toolchains

Virtual design for high-tech materials

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New functional materials are drivers for new technologies

  • Examples: semiconductors, polymers, battery materials, glass (smartphones)


  • Multi-scale modeling, multi-objective optimization, machine learning, and data analysis

Software Tremolo-X

  • Atomistic modeling on the nanoscale
  • Benefits: virtual design of new materials saves time and money

IT Services, Cloud and HPC

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  • Cluster operations services
  • Cloud & HPC research


  • ORKA-HPC: FPGA usage via OpenMP
    Partners: Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Universität zu Köln, Zuse-Institut Berlin
  • DARE: platform and toolkit for datadriven research, 10 European partners
  • VirtualBrainCloud: neuroinformatics cloud platform, 17 European partners

Enabling material informatics by optimal solvers

SAMG for data-driven material design

  • Large scale RVE simulations
  • Many material configurations
  • Machine learning and data analysis
  • Total cost dominated by linear solver


  • Implicit analysis time in LS-DYNA substantially reduced by SAMG solver

HPC and memory-driven computing accelerate life science research

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HPC for modern immunology

  • Research based on large data sets
  • Compute intense tasks like modelling cellular signaling
  • Memory intense tasks like genomics data processing
  • Memory-driven computing

Life science research in Bonn

  • Hub for immunological research
  • Cluster of Excellence
    ImmunoSensation2 with DZNE
  • Consortia: Human Cell Atlas, Life Time


17th to 19th June 2019
in Frankfurt/Main



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