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Relaunch of the DKRZ Website

Oct 11, 2017: In order to optimize the process of locating and accessing information relevant to you, we revised, restructured, and partly extended our website

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Abschluss-Veranstaltung zum Projekt ReKliEs-De

Abschluss-Veranstaltung zum Projekt ReKliEs-De

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

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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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20 Jahre Deutscher Bildungsserver

20 Jahre Deutscher Bildungsserver

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Nov 28, 2016: Am 25. November feierte der Deutsche Bildungsserver (DBS) in Frankfurt am Main seinen 20-jähriges Jubiläum.

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11. Workshop zum Schulprojekt Klimawandel

11. Workshop zum Schulprojekt Klimawandel

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Oct 11, 2016: Am 29. September 2016 fand am Deutschen Klimarechenzentrum (DKRZ) und im Großen Hörsaal des Zoologischen Instituts der Universität Hamburg der 11. Workshop des Schulprojekts Klimawandel statt. Vor fast 250 Oberstufen-Schülerinnen und -Schülern, Lehrkräften und Unterstützern des Projekts sowie den Vertretern des Projektteams trugen Schülergruppen von vier Schulen in Schleswig-Holstein ihre Ausarbeitungen über selbstgewählte Themen zum Klimawandel vor.

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Preview: DKRZ@SC'16

Preview: DKRZ@SC'16

Oct 06, 2016: From 13th to 18th November 2016 Salt Lake City hosts the this year’s SC’16 conference – the largest event in the field of high performance computing (HPC) with more than 10,000 expected attendees. DKRZ presents itself and its services on booth 4518 as one of 350 exhibitors of the SC’16 exhibition that takes place parallel to the conference.

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Call for proposals open

Sep 29, 2016: For our scientific steering committee's autumn meeting we invite allocation requests for DKRZ resources.

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Klimawissen für Hamburger Schüler

Klimawissen für Hamburger Schüler

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Aug 24, 2016: Schülerinnen und Schüler erhalten Ende September gleich bei zwei parallel stattfindenden Veranstaltungen die Möglichkeit, ihr Wissen zum Thema Klima, Klimawandel und Nachhaltigkeit zu erweitern. Dieses Wissen ist für junge Menschen besonders wichtig, da sie der Klimawandel in Zukunft betreffen wird und sie mit diesem Wissen schon jetzt bessere Entscheidungen einfordern können – insbesondere von der Politik.

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DKRZ long-term archive DSA-certified

DKRZ long-term archive DSA-certified

Jul 21, 2016: During the last months, the long-term archive of DKRZ (DKRZ-LTA) went through a certification process according to the criteria of the "Data Seal of Approval" (DSA).

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Cooperation Agreement between the DKRZ and JAMSTEC

Jul 04, 2016: The DKRZ and its Japanese counterpart, the Center for Earth Information Science and Technology (CEIST), that operates the Earth Simulator at JAMSTEC (Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology), have signed a cooperation agreement.

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Mistral on rank 33 of the TOP500-list

Mistral on rank 33 of the TOP500-list

Jun 20, 2016: The latest TOP500 list of supercomputers was released this morning (20th June) during the opening to the International Supercomputing Conference (ISC), which takes place in Frankfurt, Germany, from 19th to 23rd June 2016. With a peak performance of 3.14 PetaFLOPS, the final stage of DKRZ’ system Mistral is listed on rank 33. Within Germany it is at the moment the fifth largest HPC system.

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Preview: DKRZ at ISC'16

Preview: DKRZ at ISC'16

May 31, 2016: DKRZ is one of the almost 150 exhibitors at the this year’s International Supercomputing Conference (ISC) from 19th to 23rd June 2015 iin Frankfurt. As one of the most important international events for HPC and as the greatest European HPC-exhibition, ISC brings together several HPC providers, universities and research institutes.

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Interactive programming course for DKRZ

Interactive programming course for DKRZ

May 11, 2016: The research group "Scientific computing" at DKRZ has been supporting the university lectures about efficient programming for several years. Within the scope of Hamburg Open Online University the project “Interactive C-programming course” was initiated.

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Data management training workshop by RDA-DE at DKRZ

Data management training workshop by RDA-DE at DKRZ

Mar 03, 2016: On May, 24th and 25th, 2016 a workshop organized by the German section of the Research Data Alliance (RDA-DE) will take place at DKRZ.

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HLRE-3 phase 2 heralded

HLRE-3 phase 2 heralded

Feb 18, 2016: The delivery of the first 10 compute racks visually marked the start of the installation of HLRE-3 "Mistral's" second phase. Mistral's computing power and storage capacity will be more than doubled by the extensions installed during the next months.

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Kick-off for PalMod: A national paleo climate modelling initiative

Kick-off for PalMod: A national paleo climate modelling initiative

Feb 03, 2016: With the kick-off meeting on February 1./2. at the Hafencity University Hamburg, the PalMod project has started its ambitious goals to simulate a complete glacial cycle - from the last interglacial to the anthropocene. The PalMod project is funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Science (BMBF) to understand climate system dynamics and variability during the last glacial cycle.

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Senator for Science Fegebank visits KlimaCampus Hamburg

Senator for Science Fegebank visits KlimaCampus Hamburg

Oct 19, 2015: Katharina Fegebank, Senator for Science in Hamburg, Germany, visited the KlimaCampus Hamburg for a meet and greet. To get a better overview of the various scientific activities related to climate research and climate adaptation research in Hamburg, Fegebank met with the leaders of the institutes that form the KlimaCampus Hamburg at the German Climate Computing Center (DKRZ) on 10.19.2015.

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Vorschau: GreenDay 2015

Vorschau: GreenDay 2015

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Oct 16, 2015: "Berufswunsch Klimaforscher“ - Unter diesem Motto lädt das DKRZ gemeinsam mit dem Max-Planck-Institut für Meteorologie und dem Exzellenzcluster CliSAP am 12. November 2015 zum GreenDay ein.

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New supercomputer „Mistral“ at DKRZ ensures Germany’s leading position in climate research

New supercomputer „Mistral“ at DKRZ ensures Germany’s leading position in climate research

Oct 05, 2015: Hamburg, October 5th, 2015: During the festivities at the Deutsches Klimarechenzentrum (German Climate Computing Center, DKRZ), the new work horse of climate research in Germany was officially inaugurated. “Mistral”, one of the world’s most state-of-the-art and energy efficient supercomputers used for climate simulations, made its official debut.

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10 Jahre Schulprojekt Klimawandel

10 Jahre Schulprojekt Klimawandel

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Oct 01, 2015: Am 1. Oktober 2015 feierte das Schulprojekt Klimawandel sein 10-jähriges Bestehen gemeinsam mit etwa 300 Schülerinnen und Schüler, Lehrerinnen und Lehrer sowie Ehrengästen aus Hamburg und Schleswig-Holstein.

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Kick-off for ESiWACE and ESCAPE

Kick-off for ESiWACE and ESCAPE

Sep 29, 2015: ESiWACE and ESCAPE: integrating leading edge climate and weather simulations into Europe’s strategy for High Performance Computing (HPC).

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Vortrag: Das Weltklima im Hochleistungsrechner

Vortrag: Das Weltklima im Hochleistungsrechner

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Sep 10, 2015: Wie das Weltklima in bzw. aus dem Hochleistungsrechner kommt, berichtet Michael Böttinger vom Deutsche Klimarechenzentrum (DKRZ) auf der Hamburger Klimawoche am 15. September 2015 um 18 Uhr im Plenarsaal der Handelskammer Hamburg.

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DKRZ@ISC'15

DKRZ@ISC'15

Jul 13, 2015: DKRZ presents on its ISC'15 High Performance booth no. 550 its new high performance computer HLRE-3 (Hochleistungsrechnersystem für die Erdsystemforschung 3) consisting of the PetaFLOPS-System "Mistral" by Bull/Atos and a hierarchical storage management system (HSM) based on HPSS by IBM. During the ISC’15 the latest Top500 List of the most powerful high performance computer systems is released. The first configuration level of Mistral at DKRZ is on rank 56 of the list. In Germany it is the sixth-largest HPC system.

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DKK publishes “Prospects for climate research"

DKK publishes “Prospects for climate research"

Jun 10, 2015: On June 10th, 2015, the German Climate Consortium (Deutsches Klimakonsortium, DKK) published a position paper on "Prospects for climate research 2015 to 2025".

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DKRZ as a research partner of the German pavilion at EXPO 2015

DKRZ as a research partner of the German pavilion at EXPO 2015

May 05, 2015: DKRZ is a research partner of the “ARGE Deutscher Pavillon” at the EXPO exhibition 2015 in Milan. A "research container" inside of the German pavilion shows how DKRZ enables climate research.

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Die Rolle des DKRZ in der Klimaforschung

Die Rolle des DKRZ in der Klimaforschung

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Apr 29, 2015: Hochleistungsrechner werden immer schneller. Stimmt das so? Nein, sie werden immer komplexer - immer mehr parallele Recheneinheiten müssen gleichzeitig eingesetzt werden, um den Bedarf der Klimawissenschaftler an wachsender Rechenleistung zu decken. Wie das Deutsche Klimarechenzentrum (DKRZ) Klimaforscher in ihrer Arbeit unterstützt, berichtet Prof. Thomas Ludwig, Geschäftsführer des DKRZ, in einem Interview.

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Computer time for the new DKRZ supercomputer "Mistral"

Apr 24, 2015: General user access for the new DKRZ supercomputer "Mistral" is planned to be available in July.

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Preview: Girls'Day at DKRZ

Preview: Girls'Day at DKRZ

Apr 14, 2015: On April, 23rd , 2015 - the official Girls’Day - DKRZ welcomes two groups of 10 to 16 years old, female future scientists, who wants to get to know everything about the profession as a climate researcher.

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EUDAT2020 - Unified Access to European Research Data

EUDAT2020 - Unified Access to European Research Data

Apr 01, 2015: The project partners of EUDAT 2020, a project recently funded with 19 million Euros within the EU's Horizon2020 program, held a kick-off meeting in Helsinki from March 24th to March 26th, 2015. EUDAT 2020, started on March 1st, 2015, is a follow-up project to the FP7 project EUDAT, which initially started on October 1st, 2011.

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