News

No. 81 on Green500 list
19/11/15 – Abacus 2.0 is no.81 on the newly released Green500 list  and thus the most energy efficient supercomputer in the Nordic countries. The Green500 list, ranks the top 500 supercomputers in the world by energy efficiency. The focus...
Supercomputer challenge: 1st workshop
12/11/15 – 114 students have been divided over six companies – FynBus, AIBAN Vinterservice, Zenbu Social, Sulzer, State Archive and Trefor- and will the next 2 months work on industrial problems that can be solved on the supercomputer....
Supercomputer Challenge workshop: November 5
02/11/15 – The program: 9:00-10:00: Welcome and introduction to the SDU Supercomputer Challenge by Peter Mygind 10.00-12.00: Problem Fair 12.00-13.00: Lunch for participants 13.00-15.00: Group formation and planning of problem solving phase 15.00-15.30:...
Hands-on workshop on Computational Biophysics: October 12-16
29/09/15 – The workshop will explore physical models and computational approaches used for the simulation of biological systems and the investigation of their function at an atomic level. Topics covered include: using VMD and NAMD, applications of VMD and NAMD in modern research, force...
Supercomputer Challenge workshop: November 5
11/09/15 – A competition for students from youth educations to find solutions to corporate complex problems. The idea of the SDU Supercomputer Challenge is to bring companies and students together on tasks that can be solved on the supercomputer. The companies provide jobs they have not...
Matlab seminar: September 29, 2015
03/09/15 – In collaboration with Mathworks, the creators of Matlab, we have organised a workshop on how to speed up Matlab computations using Abacus. Contact us for further information. All users are welcome to attend, but due to licensing issues only users from SDU...
HPC in the News
23/03/15 – In connection to our official opening tomorrow, The University of Southern Denmark has issued a press release: SDU powers up Denmark’s biggest computer For further information, read ...
Official opening: March 24
06/02/15 – When: Tuesday March 24, 2015 at 10.00 Where: U45, SDU, Campusvej 55, 5230 Odense M. The national HPC Centre is now ready to be launched at an official opening at the ...
Help us find a name
06/02/15 – A very important part of any large HPC installation is the name of the computer itself. Help us find a name! For inspiration, have a look at the current TOP 500 list with the 500 fastest HPC installations in the world: top500.org. But the name for our HPC supercomputer obviously...
HPC Equipment has arrived
29/12/14 – The racks with compute nodes for the first phase of our HPC installation have arrived. The next step is to connect more than 200 additional cables, and to begin testing that everything works as expected.

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