Category: events

EMMC free webinar Friday January 18, 2019

Learning opportunity offered by the European Materials Modelling Council (EMMC). Free webinar “Introductions to Standards in Software Development for Beginners”.  This facilitation workshop invites persons who would like to write simple to medium complex scientific software and aims to provide

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PASC19: deadline for paper submission is approaching!!!

PASC19 is the sixth edition of the PASC Conference series, an international platform for the exchange of competences in scientific computing and computational science, with a strong focus on methods, tools, algorithms, application challenges, and novel techniques and usage of

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The 2019 Quantum ESPRESSO developers’ meeting will be held in SISSA, Trieste, on Jan. 7 and 8. The (very) tentative program is: January 7th 2019 Afternoon: discussion on the perspectives of the GPU porting January 8th 2019 Morning: Presentations of

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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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