Free Registration to Computing Insight UK

CIUK 2018

The popular conference, Computing Insight UK (CIUK), returns with the main theme of “Research Computing Delivers” and also be four sub-themes of “Career paths – service provision roles”, “Working with industry”, Applications science” and “Data science”.  Students who are interested in attending can submit a poster abstract which, if accepted, will grant them free registration to the event.

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New Investment in Local HPC Platform

HPCservers

We are pleased to announce that there has recently been a significant investment in the Central Shared Facility (CSF).  Over 1000 CPU cores and 16 Nvidia V100 GPUs are coming online in the next few weeks and there is further investment to come in the next few months!

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Build Your Own Earth

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Would you like to be able to explore climate models and visualise their output? A new web-based tool from Prof David Schultz’s research group in the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, allows you to do just that. The research team consisting of Jonathan Fairman, Stuart Anderson, and Sharon Gardner, developed the “Build Your Own Earth” model using the computational power provided by N8 HPC, the regional computing platform accessed and supported through Research IT.

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