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Test Projects can start at any time, but are limited to 8 months. Regular Projects are assigned over four-month windows. Windows start on March 1, July 1 and November 1. You can submit requests continuously, but they will be gathered, evaluated and resources allocated at several cut-off dates...

10/04/18 – Senior Software and Hardware Architects for Research Infrastructure SDU’s eScience Centre – mission and organization The mission of the eScience Centre is to support research through the development and provision of advanced ICT infrastructure, services and...
05/04/18 – On May 3, the Academy for Talented Youth will visit the SDU eScience Center. Program 16.30 - 16.45   Introduction: Claudio Pica, Director eScience Center 16.45 - 17.30   Presentation and tour of ABACUS 2.0:  Erik B. Madsen / in Danish (45 min.: 1/2 hour presentation/visit...
28/03/18 – Software and hardware architects for research infrastructure The eScience Center at the University of Southern Denmark (SDU), develops and operates large-scale e-Infrastructures dedicated to research in all fields, such as the Danish national supercomputing facility...

The SDU eScience Center

A single point of reference for eScience and research e-infrastructure at SDU.

Mission: To digitally enhance research across all fields through the efficient utilization of data, software and e-Infrastructure.

The Center is structured as a cross-faculty research-based organization that has the ownership of the common research infrastructure for eScience, provides user support across the faculties and develops future e-infrastructures and services.

The Center Director is Professor Claudio Pica. 

Abacus 2.0

The ABACUS 2.0 supercomputer - DeiC National HPC centre, SDU- hosted at the SDU eScience Center, is a state-of-the-art solution optimized for a wide range of applications in computational science and technology. It is one of the three Danish National Supercomputing Services.

Open to all researchers and industry in Denmark, coming both from the traditional HPC disciplines as well as the emerging ones, ABACUS 2.0 is able to perform 766 trillion operations per second opening new and unique research opportunities for its users.

Current applications cover advanced modeling and simulations in chemistry, material science, biophysics, high-energy physics, engineering, computational medicine, archeology as well as scientific data visualization.