Success Story: Accelerating engineering codes using reconfigurable architectures

Success Story: Accelerating engineering codes using reconfigurable architectures Success story # Highlights: Keywords: FPGA testbed Memory-bound code Dataflow Industry sector: code development Key codes used: Nekbone, Nek5000, Alya Organisation involved: Edinburgh Parallel Computing Centre at the University of Edinburgh has been founded in 1990 and has for objective to accelerate the effective exploitation of novel […]

EXCELLERAT’s Third Virtual All-Hands Meeting

EXCELLERAT’s Third Virtual All-Hands Meeting Our project meeting took place from 8 to 9 June 2021. For the third time in a row, it was hosted as a virtual event, given the continuing pandemic situation. Representatives from all partners, a total of more than 30 participants on both days, presented the EXCELLERAT project tasks’ good […]

Success Story: Enabling High Performance Computing for Industry through a Data Exchange & Workflow Portal

Success Story: Enabling High Performance Computing for Industry through a Data Exchange & Workflow Portal Success story # Highlights: Keywords: Data Transfer Data Management Data Reduction Automatisation, Simplification Dynamic Load Balancing Dynamic Mode Decomposition Data Analytics combustor design Industry sector: Aeronautics Key codes used: Alya Importance of an intelligent data transfer Organisations & Codes Involved: […]

Success Story: Bringing industrial end-users to Exascale computing : An industrial level combustion design tool on 128K cores

Success Story: Bringing industrial end-users to Exascale computing: An industrial level combustion design tool on 128K cores Success story # Highlights: Exascale Industry sector: Aerospace Key codes used: AVBP Strong scaling for turbulent channel (tri) and rocket engine simulations (circle). Performance (symbols) versus ideal (line) acceleration. Organisations & Codes Involved: CERFACS is a theoretical and […]

EXCELLERAT Training Workshop: Using Machine Learning To Analyse Engineering Data

EXCELLERAT Training Workshop: Using Machine Learning To Analyse Engineering Data EXCELLERAT’s latest workshop dealt with data analysis for engineering data, particularly simulation data. Partners from Fraunhofer SCAI conducted this one-day online training course with sessions dedicated to the topics of Clustering, Dimensionality Reduction, Pre-processing of Simulation Data, and two hands-on tutorials with exemplary use-cases from […]

The use of in-situ analysis tools by EXCELLERAT

The use of in-situ analysis tools by EXCELLERAT Paraview-Catalyst is widely used to perform in-situ visualisation, for example the OpenFOAM and Code-Saturne HPC codes have successfully used this software. In order to use Catalyst, a given code should be prepared. First, an appropriate version of Paraview-Catalyst must be available on the computer system on which […]

EXCELLERAT’s First Joint Technical Workshop with ChEESE and HiDALGO Centres of Excellence

EXCELLERAT’s First Joint Technical Workshop with ChEESE and HiDALGO Centres of Excellence In collaboration with ChEESE and HiDALGO, EXCELLERAT has completed its first joint technical workshop. ChEESE is active in the domain of Solid Earth, targeting the preparation of 10 Community flagship European codes for the upcoming pre-Exascale and Exascale supercomputers. HiDALGO is developing novel […]

Gauging High Performance Computing needs for industrial applications: a worked example

Gauging High Performance Computing needs for industrial applications: a worked example Foreword 2020: a tipping point for Computer-aided-design and High performance Computing. Existing monitoring tools on an HPC cluster What is missing for the engineer? for the software developer? Retrieving the missing data What did we learn on this batch of simulations? Conclusion Foreword High […]

EXCELLERAT goes digital: 36th INTERNATIONAL CAE CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION

EXCELLERAT goes digital: 36th International CAE Conference and Exhibition In partnership with FocusCoE and MaX, EXCELLERAT took part in the CAE2020 International Conference and Exhibition digital event. EXCELLERAT and MaX shared a virtual booth “HPC-COES: MAX & EXCELLERAT” in the Exhibition area. On this booth, visitors could read the prepared flyers, videos, websites, and EXCELLERAT’s […]

EXCELLERAT’s Second Virtual All-Hands Meeting

EXCELLERAT’s Second Virtual All-Hands Meeting Our second virtual project meeting took place from 9 to 11 December 2020. Representatives from all partners, a total of more than 30 participants on each of the three days, presented the EXCELLERAT project tasks’ progress and challenges they faced throughout this year, as well as the need for a […]