Cineca is a non profit Consortium, made up of 67 Italian Universities and 10 Institutions. CINECA enables world-class scientific research by operating and supporting leading-edge supercomputing technologies and by managing a state-of-the-art and effective environment for the different scientific communities. The SCAI staff offers support and consultancy in HPC tools and techniques and in several scientific domains, such as physics, particle physics, material sciences, chemistry.

Cineca is currently:

  • aCUDA Research Center, based on the vision, quality, and impact of its research leveraging GPU technology;
  • Intel® Parallel Computing Center, to accelerate the creation of open standard, portable and scalable parallel applications by combining computational science, hardware, programmer tools, compilers and libraries, with domain knowledge and expertise.  Specific focus of Cineca in this action is Quantum Espresso and SPECFEM3D;
  • one of the 6PRACE PATCs (PRACE Advanced Training Centres), to carry out and coordinate training and education activities that enable the European research community to utilise the computational infrastructure available through PRACE.
  • A Gold-label i-Space of the Big Data Value Association (BDVA) recognizing hubs driving forward Big Data adoption and AI based innovation across all domains within European industry.

Information and Contact:

phone + 39 051 6171411