Open Position_ICN2
05 Nov 2019


The Theory and Simulation Group develops efficient methods for atomistic simulations in nanostructured systems, which can fully exploit modern computer multiprocessor[...]

17 Jul 2019


Research area or group: Theory and Simulation Group

Research Career Profile (According to the European Framework for Research Careers): R1 First Stage Researcher

Deadline for applications: December 10.

12 Jul 2019


Research Career Profile (According to the European Framework for Research Careers):  Post Doctoral researcher

The positions are framed within the spirit of the SIESTA-project, with a close collaboration between teams at the ICN2 (Pablo Ordejon, Barcelona), the ICMAB (Alberto García, Barcelona), and CIC nanoGUNE (San Sebastian, in collaboration with Emilio Artacho, in Cambridge).

MaX: Contributing in Strengthening Europe Towards HPC Application @ 1st CoE Assembly

MaX Centre for Material Design to eXascale will be part of the first FOCUS CoE workshop that will be held in Frankfurt, Germany on the 21st of February 2019, wherein all the ten (10) new Centres of Excellence (CoEs) for computing applications will be present. This workshop aims to address specific CoE support activities and interaction opportunities across all the Centre of Excellence.


Lavoisier Discussion on “Quantum Simulation"

LAVOISIER discussions on “Quantum Simulation” will be held from 8-9 of May 2019, in ICN2 (Bellaterra, Barcelona).

MaX Code Suite

MaX Code Suite leads the innovative research for materials, modelling and simulation toward a new era

The principal MaX’s code suites are: Quantum Espresso, Fleur, Siesta, Yambo, CP2K, BIGDFT, Sirius and AiiDA.

Pathways for EOSC-hub and MaX collaboration

Pathways for EOSC-hub and MaX collaboration

On 10-12 April 2019 at the Vienna House Diplomat in Prague, Czech Republic, the 2nd EOSC-hub Week 2019 will bring together both present and future service providers and users of the European Open Science Cloud. Stronger involvement from the High-Performance Computing Centers of Excellence (HPC CoE) will be sought through interactive sessions dedicated session entitled “The HPC Centers of Excellence in the EOSC arena”

MaX on EOSC Hub Week

MaX CoE Cooperation on EOSC-hub Week 2019

The Materials design at eXascale (MaX) is one of the High-Performance Computing Centers of Excellence (HPC CoE) that was invited to showcase how MaX is seamlessly integrating with European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) and how Aiida and Materials Cloud tools are paving the way of the new computational materials science and to grant streamlined access to HPC.