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Virtual course on usage of the GWDG Scientific Compute Cluster

GWDG operates a scientific compute cluster with currently 18,168 cores and a total compute power of 867 Teraflops (8.67*1014 floating point operations per second), which can be used by all scientists of the institutes of GWDG’s supporting organisations, University of Göttingen and Max Planck Society.

The GWDG regularly offers some courses for the usage of its Scientific Compute Cluster as part of its course program.

The next courses will take place in November.

November 2nd, 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Using the GWDG Scientific Compute Cluster – An Introduction


November 3rd – 4th, 9:15 am – 5:00 pm
Parallel Programming with MPI (Including MPI for Python)


November 17th, 9:15 am – 5:00 pm
Programming with CUDA – An Introduction

Due to the current COVID-19 crisis, the courses will be held in a suitable online format.

Necessary information will be provided to the registered participants in time.


All courses by the GWDG Academy can be found here: