Introduction to LRZ HPC Systems with Focus on CFD Workflows

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Event/Course Format
Live (synchronous)

Venue Information

Country: Germany
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Training Content and Scope

Scientific Domain
Level of Instruction
Sector of the Target Audience
Research and Academia
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Event/Course Description

The focus of this short course is to provide to beginners in High Performance Computing (HPC) and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) a crash course like introduction to the following essential knowledge:

  • Introduction to the LRZ Linux Cluster Systems and computing environment
  • Introduction to a typical user environment on LRZ Linux Cluster systems
  • Linux terminal access and file transfer tools
  • Usage of the module system
  • The batch queuing or scheduling system SLURM
  • Introduction to a typical CFD-oriented workflow on the example of ANSYS CFD and StarCCM+
  • Aspects of licensing of commercial CFD software at LRZ
  • Q & A