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Computational Biomedicine – SuperMUC Allocation

A number of CompBioMed partners have been awarded a two year project at Leibniz Supercomputing Centre with an allocation on SuperMUC of 28 million core hours over two years, effective immediately. The project is led by Prof Dr Dieter Kranzmüller, Director of LRZ and Professor of Computer Science at Ludwig Maximillians Universitet, Munich. Partners include…

Article in the GCS 10th Anniversary Brochure

Coordinator of CompBioMed, Prof Peter V Coveney, conducted a workshop at the Leibniz Supercomputing Centre (LRZ) on the SuperMUC supercomputer in the run-up to the start of the CompBioMed Centre of Excellence. In the work, the group investigated the way a breast cancer drug interacted with various proteins, paving the way to more specific personalised…

7th International Women in HPC workshop

7th International Women in HPC workshop Sunday November 12th 2017 — Denver, CO, USA Call for posters and participation https://www.womeninhpc.org/whpc-sc17/workshop/ Women in HPC will once again attend the Supercomputing conference to discuss diversity and inclusivity topics. Activities will bring together women from across the international HPC community, provide opportunities to network, showcase the work of…

Free Energy Workshop Poster Prize Winners

Congratulations to Fiona Naughton, Matteo Aldeghi, and Wojciech Kopec, who won first, second, and third prize respectively for their superb posters at the CompBioMed Event “Free Energy Calculations from Molecular Simulation: Applications in Life and Medical Sciences” on May 31st 2017. Fiona’s poster covered interactions of pleckstrin homology domains with phosphatidylinositol phosphate lipids: structures and…

CompBioMed Session at the 14th Congress of the World Federation of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology, 16-19th October 2017, Budapest

As part of the 14th Congress of the World Federation of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology, a short morning session has been organised by Dr. Gabor Zavodszky from University of Amsterdam at the start of the conference (16th October) that aims to point out the significance of cooperation between scientists and clinicians entitled: “Back to the…