Category: events

Material Science codes on innovative HPC architectures: from electronic structure to spectra with Quantum ESPRESSO and Yambo

December 3-5, 2018 @ CINECA The aim of this course is to teach to the students the basic features of Quantum ESPRESSO and Yambo and how to perform a calculation from first principles of the electronic structure and spectroscopic properties

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PRACE PCP DAVIDE OpenPower cluster: user experiences and scientific cases.

PRACE PCP DAVIDE workshop: December 10, 2018 @ CINECA  DAVIDE (Development of an Added Value Infrastructure Designed in Europe) is an energy-aware Petaflops Class High Performance Cluster based on IBM Power Architecture and coupled with NVIDIA Tesla Pascal GPUs with

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19th International Workshop on Computational Physics and Material Science: Total Energy and Force Methods

@ ICTP Trieste (IT) – January 9-11, 2019  The “Total Energy” Workshop has been held traditionally in Trieste every two years since 1987.  This year, the Workshop is about recent progress in electronic structure methods and their applications. The aim

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Cecam-MaX workshop on excitonic insulators

A Workshop on “Excitonic insulator: New perspectives in long-range interacting systems” will take place on September 3-5, 2018 in CECAM-HQ-EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland, organized by Massimo Rontani & Elisa Molinari (Cnr Nano). By collecting the key actors of theoretical and experimental

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AiiDA tutorial @CINECA

Great success for the last AiiDA tutorial, sponsored by PRACE and the H2020 MaX Centre of Excellence, organized in collaboration with the Italian CINECA supercomputer centre, who hosted the event from May 29 and June 1, 2018, in bologna (Italy). More than twenty participants, with a

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New materials to rethink the world: prof. N. Marzari explains what new materials are all about

May is full of  public events involving Prof. Nicola Marzari (EPFL – Marvel), one of the principal investigators of MaX Centre of Excellence. Save the dates! May 7  Rome (IT), for a public speech in Teatro Eliseo on quantum simulation,

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EMMC focussed workshop: “Materials and molecular modelling in the 21st century: Physics-based or data-driven? “, 11-13 June 2018 in Uppsala

EMMC focussed workshop: “Materials and molecular modelling in the 21st century: Physics-based or data-driven? “, 11-13 June 2018 in Uppsala (the Ångström Laboratory of Uppsala University). Molecular and materials modelling traditionally uses physics-based models, but currently there is much excitement about

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PRACE-MaX tutorial @CINECA: the deadline for the registration is approaching!

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

MaX International Conference 2018

Did you miss the conference? Don’t worry. All the talks of the Invited Speakers of the Max International Conference 2018 are online. On the ICTP webpage dedicated to this event, you can find the abstract, the slides and the video of each

MaX International Conference 2018

The conference is not over yet, but we are glad to share this group picture! Many thanks to the 33 outstanding speakers, to the participants (more than one hundred), and to the organizing committees both in Cnr Nano Modena and