High-Performance-Computing Equipment

University of Salzburg

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Core facility (CF)

Short Description

This Core Facility represents the research environment for high-performance computing at the Department of Computer Science and the University. These are CPU-based high-performance servers with Unix as operating system and MPI. It also contains GPU-servers with several hundreds of cores. Application area is high performance calculations in the teraflop range

Contact Person

Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Inform. Dr. Robert Elsässer

Research Services

Use of HPC infrastructure, software technology, runtime optimization

Methods & Expertise for Research Infrastructure

Research fields include data mining, algorithms and data structures, computational geometry, automatic cell classification in oncology and cystology. real-time simulation of transport logistics (Travelling Salesman Problem), Density Functional Theory in Material Science and Physics.


Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Inform. Dr. Robert Elsässer
Fachbereich Computerwissenschaften
0043 662 8044-6309
Please contact us via science.plus@sbg.ac.at, or contact the responsible person for this section, mentioned in the contact field
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