A supercomputer is, in fact, a universal research laboratory. Through entered algorithms, it allows users to model and simulate solutions to problems for a wide range of scientific disciplines. Examples include computer experiments concerning nuclear waste depositories, the optimization of different machinery such as automobiles and the simulation of effects of different drugs, including those intended for treating cancer. Supercomputers contribute to the development of different areas of science and many branches of industry. Supercomputing centres are mainly used for research and development that are highly dependent on demanding computer simulations and computations. Supercomputers make it possible to process a large quantity of data. They are often the only devices that can help solve a difficult scientific problem. Technically speaking, the word supercomputer is a general term used to describe high-performance computer, but recently it has also been used to describe a cluster, which is several computers combined.
Three large research infrastructures unite under the project e-INFRA CZ
Three large research infrastructures unite under the project e-INFRA CZ
Invitation to the course Fundamentals of Deep Learning for Computer Vision (03/09/2019)
When: Tuesday 3 September 2019, 8.30am – 5.00pm Where: campus VŠB-TUO in Ostrava-Poruba, IT4Innovations building, […]
Press Release: The InnoHPC project results in the Danube region are to be presented in Timisoara
The InnoHPC project results in the Danube region are to be presented in Timisoara
17th Open Access Grant Competition
Announced regularly three times a year for employees of research institutions, scientific and educational organizations. […]
IT4Innovations Review 2018
IT4Innovations Review 2018
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