PRACE-MaX Tutorial on high-throughput computations: general methods and applications using AiiDA@Cineca




AiiDA is a flexible and scalable informatics’ infrastructure to manage, preserve, and disseminate the simulations, data, and workflows of modern-day computational science. The PRACEMaX tutorial is targeted at about 40 students, postdocs and researchers interested in applying high-throughput computations in their research, and in particular to those interested in learning how to use the AiiDA platform.

By the end of the tutorial the students should:

  • have an in depth understanding of AiiDA and how it can be used to facilitate and automatise their research
  • know how to setup and manage AiiDA
  • know how to submit calculations, write and submit workflows
  • know how to query their results and manage their high-throughput research

The number of participants is limited to 40 students. Applicants will be selected according to their experience qualification and scientific interest BASED ON WHAT WRITTEN IN THE “Reason for participation” FIELD OF THE REGISTRATION FORM. Please indicate your Python level in the registration form and if you would like to attend a preliminary Python course the days before the tutorial.

Important dates:
Start of registration: February, 3rd 2018
End of registration: April, 16th 2018
Contact of successful applicants: May, 7th 2018

More info on the dedicated webpage