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Training course "Introduction to the programming and usage of the supercomputer resources at Jülich"

(Course no. 9320202 in the training programme 2020 of Forschungszentrum Jülich)

23 Nov 2020 13:00
24 Nov 2020 16:30
Jülich Supercomputing Centre, Hörsaal, building 16.3, room 222
Target audience:
Users of the supercomputers in Jülich
Contents:Training course

Through the John von Neumann Institute for Computing, Research Centre Juelich provides high-performance computing resources to scientific user groups from throughout Germany and Europe. The aim of this course is to give new users of the supercomputing resources an introductory overview of the systems and their usage, and to help them in making efficient use of their allocated resources.

Topics covered are:

  • Overview of the supercomputer systems
  • Usage of the supercomputer systems
  • Grid access via UNICORE
  • JURECA architecture
  • JURECA Booster architecture
  • JUWELS architecture
  • GPU usage
  • Programming (compilers, MPI, OpenMP, debuggers, tools)
  • Performance tuning
  • Libraries and application software
  • I/O and data management
  • Deep Learning on supercomputers
  • Visualization
Basic knowledge of Unix, knowledge of either C, C++ or Fortran
This course is given in English.
one and a half day
Monday, 23 November 2020, 13:00-17:30,
Tuesday, 24 November 2020, 8:30-16:30
Jülich Supercomputing Centre, Hörsaal, building 16.3, room 222
Number of participants:
maximum 60
Representatives of Atos, Intel and ParTec, JSC staff members
Please register until 17 November 2020 via the registration form (available in September 2020).
If you do not belong to the staff of Forschungszentrum Jülich, we need these data for registration:
Given name, name, birthday, nationality, complete home address, email address