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Intel® Omni-Path Architecture Webinar by Carlo Cavazzoni (CINECA)

Quantum ESPRESSO: Real World Application, Performance and Optimization on the Marconi Supercomputer. Carlo Cavazzoni (CINECA‘s R&D Director for HPC optimization strategies) made a live Intel® Omni-Path Architecture Webinar on July 12, 2018. In the Webinar he explained how Cineca successfully ported and

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MaX Hackathon

  12.07.2018 PROGRAM AVAILABLE HERE http://www.max-centre.eu/max-hackathon-program/ Follow our news from the Hackathon on our Twitter profile @max_center2     Hackathons: coding marathons that offer a huge opportunity to connect perspectives and propel targeted solutions. This is what we want to do from July

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Two open positions @THEOS, EPFL

Two positions for computational materials scientists/software scientists are available at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland) in the group of Prof. Nicola Marzari. The positions are funded by the new H2020 MarketPlace project (https://www.the-marketplace-project.eu/, 2018-2022, 9.2 M€)

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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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An ICN2- HR – MaX course on Siesta is open for subscription

SPIN-ORBIT COUPLING IN SIESTA: MAGNETISM AND OTHER CAPABILITIES 20 – 22 June 2018,  ICN2 SEMINAR HALL, ICN2 BUILDING, UAB, Barcelona (ES) ICN2 OPEN KNOWLEDGE PROGRAM – MODULE 8 By Dr Ramón Cuadrado, Theory and Simulation Group, ICN2. This course will outline how

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Koopmans-Compliant Spectral Functionals for Extended Systems: a new scientific article from the MaX team

Published on Wednesday a new scientific article by Ngoc Linh Nguyen, Nicola Colonna (Theory and Simulations of Materials – THEOS, and National Centre for Computational Design and Discovery of Novel Materials – MARVEL, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne – EPFL) with

HPC nano workshop

Prof. Elisa Molinari, director of the MaX Centre of Excellence, will be one of the keynote speakers at the High Performance Computing for Next Generation Nanomaterials & Nanodevices Engineering Workshop. She will give a take about “Materials design at the exascale”.

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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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Quantum ESPRESSO software developer: open position

The Quantum ESPRESSO Foundation will fund a scientific software developer position, initially for one year and renewable up to three times depending upon the availability of funding. The work will take place under the supervision of Prof. Paolo Giannozzi at

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Upcoming Events

  1. Cecam MaX worshop on Excitonic Insulators

    September 5 - September 9
  2. COMDI 2018

    September 10 - September 12
  3. The 23rd ETSF Workshop on Electronic Excitations

    September 10 - September 14