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CECAM Yambo school is on

The “Advanced computing of excited state properties in solids and nanostructures with Yambo” School organized by CECAm and supported by MaX is running in Lausanne for students and researchers and want to learn more about this code. Yambo, one of

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Quantum ESPRESSO goes to market

MaX is proud to announce that one of its open-source flagship codes, Quantum ESPRESSO, is now also integrated into the Schrödinger LLC’s Materials Science Suite. This new development is the result of an ongoing collaboration between Schrödinger LLC and the

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A new scalability record in a materials science application

Another step towards the exascale was made by a team of MaX researchers at CNR (NANO & ISM) who have run a multi petaFlop simulation with the MaX flagship application Yambo. A single GW run reached 3 petaFlop/s on 1000

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Designing new solid-state electrolytes for batteries through AiiDA workflows

A substantial improvement in performance and safety of electrochemical storage systems is mandatory in order to reduce the amount of greenhouse gases emitted by our vehicles. This can only be achieved by finding new materials to be used as electrolytes

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time to learn about Quantum Espresso, Aiida, Yambo

The lectures from the ICTP – MaX workshop “High-Performance & High-Throughput Materials Simulations using Quantum ESPRESSO and AiiDA“, held in ICTP (Jan. 16-27 2017) are available in our dedicated page. Training is one of MaX cornerstones, in order to enlarge the

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All electron DFT with FLEUR, a Hands-on Tutorial 8-12.05.2017

The upcoming hands-on tutorial sponsored by CECAM and the CoE MaX ( “All electron DFT with FLEUR” will be held from May 08-12, 2017 at the Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany. Its objective is the education of the participants in the basic, advanced, and automatized use

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#DigitalDay17 23.03.2017

Digital Day, the digital part of the official celebrations marking the 60th anniversary of the Treaties of Rome, is ongoing now in Rome. A special session will be dedicated to “Europe as a global player in High Performance Computing”.  The event

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SIESTA school by the European Centre of Excellence MaX

Save the date: from May 23 to 27, 2017 in Barcelona Supercomputing Centre a seminal four-day hands-on tutorial on the use of the SIESTA code will take place, organized within the European Centre of Excellence MaX. The SIESTA school will be addressed to students and

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Welcome to the MaX newsletter

The lively world of MaX is now available at a glance: the new MaX newsletter has been issued and is available here. In this zero issue news about MaX’s user portal; Quantum Espresso simulation of natural food colours; Siesta news and much

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SIESTA goes open source

Following the agreement of moving the code under a new fully Open source compliant license (GA, IPR section), the SIESTA developers took the action to change the licensing conditions for the code. Starting from summer 2016, the MaX flagship code

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