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

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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

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4 things Irish people should know before they go abroad

Since getting a chance to travel a bit I’ve noticed a few things that I wish I had known before I leaving Dublin. For my fellow Irish I have compiled this short list of things you should keep in mind in hope that

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Nothing more equal than two parallel lines.

There is nothing more equal than two parallel lines- hence why we have two parallel lines as a sign of equality ‘=’.  How is this related to programming? This particular fact isn’t, however we do use the concept of ‘parallel’

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I know we’re supposed to not care how it works as long as it works. But last Monday we decided to throw caution to the wind and went down into Salomon’s layer (room where they keep the supercomputer). This is

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A picture is worth a thousand thousand tiny numbers.

This week I decided to talk a bit more about my project. Here at IT4Innovations they have innovated a program abbreviated ESPRESO (ExaScale PaRallel FETI SOlver). It is a highly efficient solver that contains FETI based algorithms. FETI, other than sounding like

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The Colours of Ostrava

Ostrava really showed us it’s true ‘colours’ during our second weekend when we attended the Czech Republic’s largest music festival: Colours of Ostrava. Only half an hour commute from IT4Innovations the colours was four days long, starting on Thursday, and finishing on Sunday.

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Oh, Ostrava!

After a thrilling week in Barcelona, during which we met so many new friends, Sergio, Laszlo, and I arrived at the Technical University of Ostrava in the Czech Republic last week. We were greeted by magnificent weather. Conveniently, the first Monday after our arrival

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Anthony Bourached

 Anthony Bourached is from Dublin, Ireland. He is spending this summer at IT4Innovations National Supercomputing Centre, Ostrava, Czech Republic. He  will be working on the real time (In Situ) visualisation of ESPRESO solver using  Paraview Catalyst. He is 22-years-old and has recently completed his

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