EPCC develops new modelling techniques for the chemical and oil and gas industry ​

EPCC develops new modelling techniques for the chemical and oil and gas industry Global equipment manufacturers in the chemical and oil and gas industry, such as Sulzer Chemtech, often rely on commercial Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) software tools for the design of their equipment. These commercial codes are currently unable to handle complex twophase flows […]

New supercomputing record set by ANSYS, HLRS and Cray ​- 2017/02/17

New supercomputing record set by ANSYS, HLRS and Cray ​ ANSYS, the High Performance Computing Center (HLRS) of the University of Stuttgart and Cray Inc. have set a new supercomputing world record enabling organizations to create complete virtual prototypes of products faster than ever. ANSYS Fluent has been scaled to 172,032 computer cores on the […]

New analysis methods facilitate the evaluation of complex engineering data – 2019/02/12

New analysis methods facilitate the evaluation of complex engineering data A further increase in the performance of supercomputers is expected over the next few years. So-called exascale computers will be able to deliver more precise simulations. This leads to considerably more data. Fraunhofer SCAI develops efficient data analysis methods for this purpose, which provide the […]

Preparing Cloud Physics for Exascale – 2019/06/04

Preparing Cloud Physics for Exascale Cloud model (MONC) is an atmospheric model used throughout the weather and climate community to study clouds and turbulent flows. This is often coupled with the CASIM microphysics model, which provides the capability to investigate interactions at the millimetre scale and study the formation and development of moisture. One of […]

EXCELLERAT to Bring HPC Applications to Engineering Industry – 11.05.2020

EXCELLERAT to Bring HPC Applications to Engineering Industry High-performance computing (HPC) specialists are looking forward to the technological improvements that should arrive in the coming years as supercomputers approach the exascale. New approaches in hardware design (including new processors and high-bandwidth memory) and in application development (for example, code parallelization and data processing) will expand […]