Summer of HPC 2015

UPDATE: Project Presentations!!!

The Youtube playlist for the Summer of HPC Project presentations is up and live! It is time to see what Summer of HPC is all about! Check out the awesome projects our amazing participants have been working on for the last 2 months! Click here for the YouTube playlist or click the play button below!


Recent posts

An overview of my project

The quarks that are bound together to comprise a proton

  Now I have finished my time in Germany, I think it’s time I told you all a little about what I was actually doing there.  My project was entitled “Making Quarks Phli Further” and was basically on quantum chromodynamics

Final thoughts

Zoltan, Gabor and me.

Summer of HPC 2015 is over now and we have all returned to our homes, eager to work on new projects and using knowledge gained during the past 2 months. There have been some really interesting projects presented during the

Compiling and thriving


Finally, our visualization project gets its final shape. Users experience navigating within my website and find all the tools embedded. Daily several corrections are being done in order to develop an even more versatile and user friendly tool. Furthermore weekends

Final Reports on Summer of HPC


We have now reached the last week of the internship and I have just completed my final report. Summer of HPC has been a great experience. I learned a lot during the last two months and am pleased to have


Peta Flops

Laszlo, Sergio and I were very busy with work coming into the last two weeks of the internship. However, we still found time to let off some steam. With great happiness I’d like to announce the formation of the first

Parallelizing the Implicitly Restarted Arnoldi Method


After a quite general introduction to the topic of lattice QCD in my last blog post, in this post I will get a little bit more technical and describe the first part of my project that I have worked on

The Fast Multipole Method: A Coulomb solver for the masses


There is time for laughs and there is also time for being serious and getting things done. In this blog post I would like to summarize what I have learned about the Fast Multipole Method during this programme. This theoretical

Two months later…

Cycling to Queensferry.

The summer of HPC has come to an end and I have the best impressions. Let’s have a summary of these couple months. The summer started with a kick off meeting in Barcelona. Sunny weather and interesting lectures for 5

Summer in Budapest


After the great  starting week in Barcelona, we (me and Juraj) have flown into our  Hungarian site for the rest of the summer project in the Beauty on the Danube – the city of Budapest. Budapest I was simply amazed

How to thrive at Jülich in a nutshell


If you are here because you have survived to one hard month at the JSC, A.K.A. Jail for Students of Computer Science. You should be proud, but now it is not the time for bragging, you are still at the


15 January 2015: Programme announced
01 February 2015: Projects are available for preview and possible clarifications.
20 February 2015: Application starts
08 March 2015: Application closes (extended on 6 March 2015)
15 March 2015: Application closes
22 March 2015: Recommendation deadline
01 April 2015: Student invitations and survey
03 April 2015: Student acceptance/reserves, rejects deadline
29 June 2015: Training week starts
06 July 2015: Participants start with projects at sites
21 July 2015: Week 3 Plan submitted
25 August 2015: Final Report submitted
27 August 2015: Presentations
31 August 2015: Programme ends
15 December 2015:Awards Ceremony
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