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5th INTERNATIONAL WINTER SCHOOL ON BIG DATA: deadline approaching!

5th INTERNATIONAL WINTER SCHOOL ON BIG DATA January 7-11, 2019 Cambridge, United Kingdom Co-organized by Cambridge Big Data Initiative, University of Cambridge Next early registration deadline: October 15, 2018 BigDat 2019 will be a research training event with a global

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Yambo @ EuroHack18

YOGA Team: Yambo developers from MaX and Nvidia engineers have been working side by side at EuroHack18 for a whole week to port Yambo on GPU accelerators by using CUDA Fortran. Yambo/MaX team at work in Lugano (CH) Yambo/MaX team

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Materials Cloud and Scientific Data: a new collaboration!

We are very pleased to announce a collaboration between Materials Cloud and the Nature Research data journal Scientific Data.  Materials Cloud is now a recommended repository of Nature Research’s Scientific Data! Materials Cloud is an Open Science Platform offering educational, research, and archiving tools; simulation

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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