Year: 2017

The Pawsey Supercomputing Centre are a Tier-1 facility in Australia which enables amazing, ground-breaking science across the nation. Due to this high profile, we have collected Pawsey coverage across a range of national and international media publications.
20 December 2017

Congratulations to NCI for the recent funding announcement

The Pawsey Supercomputing Centre is delighted to receive the news that the National Computational Infrastructure (NCI) has been awarded funding to replace its supercomputer Raijin. The Australian Government announced in the Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook (MYEFO) that the Department of Education and Training will provide $70 million to boost supercomputing power at NCI. This

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15 December 2017

2017 Pawsey Summer Interns

Every year, the Pawsey Supercomputing Centre runs an intensive 10-week internship program. In November 2017, twelve students were selected to join the program and delve deeper into their scientific areas through high performance computing. From optimising filter generation for gravitational wave detection, the historical image classification system, to quantum machine learning, students have learned how

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13 December 2017

Position available – Pawsey Director

The Pawsey Supercomputing Centre is currently hiring. Director, the Pawsey Supercomputing Centre Lead an internationally recognised Supercomputing Facility and a team of interdisciplinary supercomputing and data specialists Play a significant role nationally and internationally to promote Pawsey Make a difference to the next stage of the development of Pawsey To find out more about this

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23 November 2017

Pawsey at SC in Denver

Staff from Pawsey and the National Computational Infrastructure (NCI) recently attended SC17-the Supercomputing conference in Denver, the largest and more prestigious international conference for High Performance Computing (HPC). SC attracts scientists and engineers, software developers, policymakers, corporate managers, CIOs, and HPC administrators from universities, industry, and government agencies. SC has grown to become truly an international conference,

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22 November 2017

2018 Honorific Awards: Australian Academy of Science

Science studies the physical and natural worlds through observation and experiment; via question, discovery, explanation and theory. Science uncovers the deepest truth in all aspects of existence in the past, present and future; regardless of scale. Why is this so important? It helps us predict the future, based on the past; it cures disease, prevents famine, discovers alternate and

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15 November 2017

Kookaburra talks:

 Sharing Australia’s Supercomputing Experiences at SC17! The Pawsey Supercomputing Centre, along with National Computational Infrastructure (NCI) are exhibiting at SC17! We are at booth355/357, so if you’re at the Denver Convention Centre, don’t forget to visit us! Our experts will be at our booth at all times, to answer any questions you may have!  

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14 November 2017

Pawsey awarded 2017 HPCwire Editors’ Choice Awards for Best Use of HPC in Energy

Waves of applause for Pawsey at SC17 Denver conference Thanks to its extensive collaboration with industry and academia, Pawsey has received the HPCwire Reader’s and Editor’s Choice Award in recognition of the centre’s outstanding performance. HPCwire is the number one news source for high-performance computers and the award represents the impact Pawsey supercomputers are having

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31 October 2017

Zeus expands to fulfil researchers’ needs

Moving from a system designed for pre- and post- processing workloads, Zeus will become Pawsey’s new mid-range cluster in December 2017. The new cluster will target key science communities such as Bioinformatics, who have large compute requirements but aren’t ready to use a supercomputer such as Pawsey’s flagship system, Magnus. The addition of an extra

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12 September 2017

Applications open for 2018 access to Pawsey Supercomputers

Calls are now open for supercomputing time on Magnus at the Pawsey Supercomputing Centre in 2018. If you are interested in using supercomputing resources for your research between January and December in 2018, please consider applying. The 2018 Merit Allocation calls are for the following schemes: National Computational Merit Allocation Scheme (NCMAS) – This scheme supports

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8 September 2017

We are hiring!

Supercomputing Team Pawsey’s Supercomputing Team is responsible for providing the infrastructure to fulfil the needs of the Australian research community and to engage with that community to make best use of the infrastructure.  As part of this highly skilled team of professional specialists and developers, the successful candidate will work collaboratively with researchers to assist them in exploiting the

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