Tag: ETH Zurich
A team of researchers from Brown University, ETH Zurich, the Universita da Svizzera Italiana (USI) and Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR) is using America’s largest, most powerful supercomputer to help understand and fight diseases affecting some of the body’s smallest building blocks. The team, led by Brown’s George Karniadakis, is using the Cray XK7 Titan supercomputer Read more…
Already the world’s most energy-efficient petascale supercomputer, “Piz Daint” – the Cray XC30 system installed at the Swiss National Supercomputing Centre (CSCS) – is even more powerful, thanks to multicore Cray XC40 extension called “Piz Dora.” Following a local naming convention, the monikers were inspired by mountains of the Swiss Ortler Alps with Piz Daint as the “inner Read more…
IBM partnered with Swiss startup CloudBroker to provide the high performance cloud computing resources needed to combat deadly, drug-resistant pathogens. The time to results produced pleasant surprises for the scientists and opens the door for services like CloudBroker to find inroads in research and enterprise.
Beating the heat with liquid cooling.
OCF doubles computing power for University of Edinburg researchers; and Aquasar system with innovative water-cooling technology deploys at ETH Zurich. We recap those stories and more in our weekly wrapup.
EU research project has large-scale ambitions.