New CECAM webinar series: “The importance of being H.P.C. Earnest”

The new CECAM webinar series entitled “The importance of being H.P.C. Earnest”, will focus on of HPC as an enabler of leading-edge simulation and modelling, and on the science made possible by combining state-of-the-art methods with optimal exploitation of supercomputing resources.

A series of 5 CECAM webinars will be held every Thursday 15:00-17:00 (CEST) and broadcasted live on the CECAM YouTube Channelstarting on June 18 2020.  

Different experts, who are also key players in projects targeting software development for high-end computational facilities, such as the European Centers of Excellence for Computing Applications and analogous initiatives based in the United States of America, will be present for this occasion.

The E-CAM Centre of Excellence will be featured on Thursday 2 July 2020 by Prof. Ignacio Pagonabarraga, CECAM Director and Technical Manager of E-CAM.

The full programme for the webinar series is the following:

Chapter 1: Thursday, 18 June 2020

Nicola Marzari – EPFL
Claudia Filippi – University of Twente
Anthony Scemama – University of Toulouse III
Giulia Galli – University Of Chicago And Argonne National Laboratory

Chapter 2 : Thursday, 25 June 2020

Erik Lindahl – Stockholm University
Jesus Labarta – Barcelona Supercomputing Center
Paul Kent – Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Chapter 3 : Thursday, 2 July 2020

Cecilia Clementi – Freie Universität Berlin
Ignacio Pagonabarraga – CECAM
Peter Coveney – University College London and University of Amsterdam

Chapter 4 : Thursday, 9 July 2020

Edouard Audit – CEA
Elisa Molinari – University of Modena
Gianluca Palermo – Politecnico di Milano

Chapter 5: Thursday 16 July  2020

Steven G. Louie – University of Berkeley
Claudia Draxl – Humboldt University Berlin