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Durham University



ExCALIBUR is the UK Exascale preparation scheme, providing hardware and software effort in order to prepare the UK HPC community for forthcoming Exascale services.

COSMA hosts several enabling hardware prototype systems:

1. DINE - a BlueField-1 enabled HPC cluster

2. AMD MI50 GPU system

3. Gen-Z prototype system (proposed)

To use these systems, please contact cosma support.

ExCALIBUR software projects at Durham

There are two ExCALIBUR software projects at Durham, investigating Exascale software techniques to allow codes to run effectively on Exascale systems. These are:

1. Clawpack enabled Exahype for heterogeneous hardware

2. Massively Parallel Particle Hydrodynamics for Engineering and Astrophysics