Pawsey Supercomputing Centre Roadshow
Date: Monday, 20 March to Tuesday, 21 March 2017
Location: St Leo’s College’s boardroom, College Road, The University of Queensland, St Lucia Campus.
The WA-based Pawsey Supercomputing Centre will be touring Australia with the Pawsey Roadshow to assist researchers in taking their projects to the next level, through introductory training sessions and information sharing opportunities. All Australian researchers and students are welcome to attend.
RCC is co-hosting this event with QCIF.
About the Pawsey Supercomputing Centre
The Pawsey Supercomputing Centre is a state-of-the-art high-performance computing facility representing Australia’s commitment to the solution of Big Science problems. The facility provides researchers across Australia with access to the most powerful public research computer in the Southern Hemisphere. It is focused on providing integrated research solutions through world-class expertise and infrastructure in supercomputing, data, and visualisation.
Roadshow schedule — UQ, Brisbane
Morning session, 20 March — Roadshow
10.30am: Welcome by Dr Marlies Hankel, eResearch Analyst, RCC/QCIF
10.40am: Presentations from Pawsey researchers:
- Scramjet-based Access-to-Space, Dr Vincent Wheatley, UQ
- Supercomputing and Clean Energy, Prof. Debra Bernhardt, UQ
11.20am: Pawsey Supercomputing staff on Pawsey's supercomputing, data and visualisation services.
11.45am: Q&A and networking session.
Afternoon session, 20 March — training and networking
1pm–4pm: Introduction to Supercomputing training session.
4pm: Sundowner — Have your say: What could Pawsey look like by 2020?
Morning Session, 21 March — Astronomy Data and Computing Services (ADACS) Astronomy Training, 9am–5pm.
Afternoon Session, 21 March — Pawsey Clinic, 1pm–3pm.