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More storage capacity for decadal climate forecasts

More storage capacity for decadal climate forecasts

Jan 15, 2018: For the MiKlip II project (short for “decadal climate predictions”), a magnetic tape library has been put into operation at the DKRZ to store the resulting project data.

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Abschluss-Veranstaltung zum Projekt ReKliEs-De

Abschluss-Veranstaltung zum Projekt ReKliEs-De

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Dec 05, 2017: Am 6. und 7. Dezember 2017 findet die Abschluss-Veranstaltung des Verbundprojekts ReKliEs-De in Wiesbaden statt.

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DKRZ@SC‘17 in Denver, USA

DKRZ@SC‘17 in Denver, USA

Nov 15, 2017: At the moment the 30th Supercomputing Conference 2017 (SC'17) ‑ the world's largest High Performance Computing (HPC) event is taking place. From November 12-18, more than 13,000 manufacturers, experts and users meet in Denver, USA, to discuss the latest innovations in HPC, networking, storage, analysis and big data. DKRZ also participates in the SC'17.

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Statement by De on the occasion of the UN Climate Change Conference

Nov 09, 2017: Leading scientists, united in the Deutsches Klima-Konsortium e.V. (DKK), issued a concerted statement on the occasion of the UN Climate Change Conference in Bonn.

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Über 2500 Besucher bei der NdW im Geomatikum

Über 2500 Besucher bei der NdW im Geomatikum

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Nov 07, 2017: Mehr als 32.000 Wissensdurstige besuchten hamburgweit am 4. November 2017 zur Nacht des Wissens die 58 Hochschulen, Forschungseinrichtungen und Institute, die insgesamt über 1.000 Programmpunkten anboten. Jeder zwölfte Besucher schaute bei den Aktionen der Klima- und Erdsystemforschung im Geomatikum vorbei oder machte gleich mit.

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Agreement on long-term financing of DKRZ's climate computer signed

Agreement on long-term financing of DKRZ's climate computer signed

Oct 24, 2017: Today the First Mayor of Hamburg, Olaf Scholz, the president of the Helmholtz Association, Prof. Dr. Dr. Otmar D. Wiestler, and the president of the Max Planck Society, Prof. Dr. Martin Stratmann, signed a long-term financing agreement for the high performance computer at the German Climate Computing Center (DKRZ) on 24th October 2017.

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Relaunch of the DKRZ Website

Relaunch of the DKRZ Website

Oct 12, 2017: In order to optimize the process of locating and accessing the desired information, the DKRZ website has been revised, restructured, and partly extended.

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Workshop für Exascale-Ein-/Ausgabe von unstrukturierten Gittern

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Oct 04, 2017: Ende September wurde am DKRZ ein von SPPEXA geförderter Workshop durchgeführt um das Thema der Ein-/Ausgabe von großen Datenmengen zu erörtern und auf die speziellen Bedürfnisse von Anwendungen mit Gitter-Datenstrukturen einzugehen

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Kunst trifft Computer – Zur Ästhetik der Visualisierung

Kunst trifft Computer – Zur Ästhetik der Visualisierung

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Sep 06, 2017: Anlässlich der 9. Klimawoche in Hamburg eröffnet Thomas Ludwig am 29. September 2017 ab 13:30 Uhr die Ausstellung „Umwelt im Ökologiediskurs: Sonne – Wasser – Erde – Luft“ im DKRZ.

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French minister of science visits university of Hamburg

Sep 05, 2017: On 1st September 2017, the French Minister of Higher Education, Research and Innovation, Prof. Frédérique Vidal, visited the University of Hamburg. Her special interest was in the field of climate research. Previously, Vidal and her German colleague, Johanna Wanka, have agreed in Paris to work more closely on central future issues with a special focus on international climate and energy research.

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Usergroup Workshop in October 2017

Aug 12, 2017: The DKRZ user goup invites to the user group workshop, held from October, 9th, to October, 10th, 2017 in Hamburg. The workshop includes exciting talks, five working goups offering possibility to exchange experiences and a poster exhibition. Dierctly after the workshop three user training courses about programming and data analyse tools are offered by DKRZ.

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Phase 6 of CMIP started

Phase 6 of CMIP started

Jul 13, 2017: CMIP6, the sixth phase of CMIP (Coupled Model Intercomparison Project) has started. Under the auspices of the World Climate Research Programme’s (WCRP) Working Group on Coupled Modelling (WGCM), many hundreds of climate researchers worldwide will compare and analyze the outcomes of the latest global climate models.

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Partner programme at G20 summit: Professor Sauer invites to a visit to the German Climate Computing Center and the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology

Partner programme at G20 summit: Professor Sauer invites to a visit to the German Climate Computing Center and the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology

Jul 07, 2017: On July, 7th, Professor Thomas Ludwig, Director of the German Climate Computing Center (DKRZ), and Professor Martin Claussen, Managing Director of the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (MPI-M), welcomed the partners of the heads of state and government of the G20 summit on the premises of the Hotel Atlantic.

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Mistral on rank 38 of TOP500 list

Mistral on rank 38 of TOP500 list

Jun 22, 2017: The latest TOP500 list of the world's most powerful supercomputers was published during the International Supercomputing Conference (ISC’17), which took place in Frankfurt from 19th till 22nd June. The supercomputer Mistral at DKRZ is listed on rank 38 of the list and is currently the third most powerful HPC system in Germany. DKRZ will again contribute to the program of the ISC'17 – one of the most important international events for High Performance Computing.

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DKK: Fact-checking for climate change

Jun 13, 2017: Statement by the DKK (Deutsches Klimakonsortium) on the occasion of the discussions after the withdrawal of the USA from the Paris Climate Agreement

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Preview: DKRZ at the ISC'17

Preview: DKRZ at the ISC'17

May 18, 2017: DKRZ will again contribute to the program of the upcoming International Supercomputing Conference (ISC) – one of the most important international events for High Performance Computing – which will take place from 18th to 22nd of June in Frankfurt.

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DKRZ@EGU 2017

DKRZ@EGU 2017

May 11, 2017: Almost 14,500 attendees from more than one hundred countries came together at the annual meeting of the European Geosciences Union (EGU), which took place from 23rd until 28th April 2017 in Vienna/Austria. Scientists presented their work and projects in about 6,000 orals and PICO presentations as well as in more than 11,000 poster contributions. DKRZ employees participated with various activities to the EGU program.

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Girls’Day: Nachwuchswissenschaftlerinnen zu Besuch am DKRZ

Girls’Day: Nachwuchswissenschaftlerinnen zu Besuch am DKRZ

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Mar 28, 2017: Am 27. April 2017 ist es wieder soweit: Gemeinsam mit dem Max-Planck-Institut für Meteorologie lädt das DKRZ sechzehn junge Schülerinnen zum Girls`Day nach Hamburg ein. Unter dem Motto “Klimaforschung erleben“ tauchen die Mädchen in den Arbeitsalltag einer Klimaforscherin ein.

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Intelligent fire protection for the DKRZ data archive

Intelligent fire protection for the DKRZ data archive

Mar 01, 2017: In the beginning of March 2017, DKRZ put an oxygen reduction system for the data archive as a preventive fire protection measure into operation. In one of the world's largest data archives, DKRZ has now stored 55 petabytes of resulting data sets from climate simulations which have been calculated over the last 30 years. The new oxygen reduction system is designed to help prevent fires.

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New look for DKRZ’ World Data Center for Climate

New look for DKRZ’ World Data Center for Climate

Feb 28, 2017: After a thorough revision, the web portal of the climate database system at DKRZ (long term archive, DKRZ-LTA) appears in a new design, offers many new functionalities and is much faster and more user-friendly than the previous version.

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