University of Oregon

Second EU/US Summer School on HPC Challenges in Computational Science

Sunday, August 7, 2011 - 11:00am - Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 8:00pm
Lake Tahoe, CA

August 7-11, 2011—Lake Tahoe, California

The National Science Foundation’s TeraGrid, the European Union Seventh Framework Program’s Distributed European Infrastructure for Supercomputing Applications (DEISA), and the Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE) are pleased to announce the second joint EU-US summer school on High Performance Computing (HPC) Challenges in Computational Science.

Sweeping views of the Sierra Nevada Mountains frame the setting for an educational experience designed to foster international and multidisciplinary research collaborations. Sixty US and European graduate and postdoctoral scholars will be selected to participate in a six-day educational and team-building program. Leading American and European computational scientists and HPC technologists will present a variety of topics, including overviews of EU and US cyberinfrastructure,  HPC challenges among disciplines, HPC Programming Proficiencies and much more. For more information, please visit