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Accelerating smoothed particle hydrodynamics with graph neural networks

Joe O’Connor joined EPCC as a University of Edinburgh Chancellor’s Fellow last year.

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Minister for Innovation visits EPCC

We were delighted to welcome Richard Lochhead MSP to the Advanced Computing Facility (ACF).

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EPCC Director Mark Parsons, Richard Lockhead Minister for Innovation, EPCC Deputy Director Ritchie Somerville at ACF

Building EPCC Safe Haven Services 2.0

In 2023 EPCC began building a new Trusted Research Environment to provide tenants of Safe Havens with more flexibility in the applications they can run on sensitive data. 

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ARCHER2 Celebration of Science

The upcoming ARCHER2 Celebration of Science will be a platform for researchers to showcase their science achievements on this UK national supercomputing service.

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Research collaboration: evaluating events data for cultural analytics

This innovative project by an interdisciplinary team from the universities of Edinburgh and St Andrews investigated how Covid-19 affected the cultural events sector in Edinburgh.

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Maintaining critical chiller plant at the Advanced Computing Facility

The Advanced Computing Facility houses the high performance computing services operated by EPCC, including ARCHER2 and the Edinburgh International Data Facility.

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Staff profile: Jaffery Irudayasamy

Jaffery joined EPCC after studying for his MSc in HPC with Data Science with us.

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A new programme of GPU software development eCSE calls

… And an opportunity for early-career researchers to observe a panel meeting.

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Faster large language model training with a Cerebras CS-2 Wafer-Scale Cluster

The Edinburgh International Data Facility, operated by EPCC, includes the Cerebras CS-2 service which was recently upgraded to add a second unit and also reconfigured into a Wafer-Scale Cluster.

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FAIR IMPACT: open call and webinar

Joy Davidson of the Digital Curation Centre at the University of Glasgow writes about new support available to support FAIR-enabling methods and tools.

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Preview: RISC-V at HPC Asia

HPC Asia, which will run from 25–27 January in Nagoya, Japan, is an opportunity for EPCC to further engage with some of the very exciting activities that are happening around HPC in this part of th

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Find out more about key areas of EPCC's work

Research themes

We conduct research at the leading edge of High Performance Computing and Data Science.

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ARCHER2

ARCHER2 serves as the UK’s National High Performance Computing system and facilitates world-class science for UK researchers.

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Masters programmes

EPCC offers a suite of two linked Masters programmes.

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MSc Students 18-19

PhD Study

EPCC offers opportunities for doctoral (PhD) study in areas related to High Performance Computing, Computational Science, Data Science, Software Engineering & Sustainability, and Parallelism.

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Advanced Computing Facility

The Advanced Computing Facility is the High Performance Computing data centre of EPCC.

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On-demand HPC service

Direct, secure access to EPCC’s High Performance Computing platforms delivering the highest levels of performance

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