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A Cnr Nano small group of researchers and staff proudly participated to the Twitter campaign called #WeAreHPC organized and promoted by Women in HPC in an effort to ensure the greater HPC sector is inclusive and welcoming to all communities, Women

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Material science codes on innovative HPC architectures: Targeting exascale

Interested in Material Science? Do you know that many of your computational problems on Material Science can be solved using the High Performing Computing and the right tools? Cineca and Max present the Workshop: MATERIAL SCIENCE CODES ON INNOVATIVE HPC

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Paolo Giannozzi explains the QE advances in JPCM

Just after the publication of the article “Advanced capabilities for materials modelling with Quantum ESPRESSO” the JPCM editor, Tom Sharp, caught up with author Paolo Giannozzi (et al.) to find out more in his own words about the recent progress and advances on this software. Read the

Just published a new paper on Quantum ESPRESSO advances!

A new paper documenting recent advances in QE in available on-line [QE paper]. “Advanced capabilities for materials modelling with QuantumESPRESSO” is the title of the new paper published on 24 October 2017 in the Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, Volume 29, Number

Quantum ESPRESSO v 6.2 now available

Quantum ESPRESSO v.6.2 is available for download on A list of main differences with respect to the previous version is attached. New in 6.2 version: * SCAN functional with libxc v.3; bands with meta-GGA can be computed (Davide Ceresoli) *

AiiDA Coding Week (October 16-20)

The Second AiiDA Coding Week (October 16-20) is taking place in Leukerbad, Switzerland, with participants from MARVEL and the MaX CoE. For more pictures facebook Video summary Youtube


The 2017 European HPC Handbook is now available.  It will  be distributed at our SC17 Birds-of-a-Feather session on European Exascale Projects and Their Global Contributions in Denver, Colorado – November 14th in Room 501-502 from 5.15 to 7pm. This professional publication

6 vacancies in BSC (Barcelona Supercomputing Center)

BSC is looking for 6 different HPC experts for its High-Level Support Team providing 2nd and 3rd level support to the full PRACE Tier-0 community. The team will be composed of 6 people and will comprise different HPC expertise providing specific

Yambo towards exascale at the Developers’ meeting

Last September 8-9, in Frascati (Rome, It) at the Italian INFN Laboratory and University of Rome Tor Vergata a “Yambo developers’ meeting” took place. The whole team of Yambo developers was present and lively discussed about technical improvements, new features

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2 job positions open in CINECA

CINECA announces a selection procedure for the coverage of two fixed-term contracts at SCAI department of 36 months each. The human resources will be employed for help desk and user support activities of HPC (High-Performance Computing) e di HPDA (High

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