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CPD of the supercomputing Center

DIPC Supercomputing Center


CPD of the supercomputing Center

Research Area: 
Physical Sciences
Engineering & Technology

Paseo Manuel de Lardizabal, 4.
(Gipuzkoa) SPAIN


Dr. Txomin Romero Asturiano
Computer Center Director
Phone: +34-943-018347. Fax: +34-943-015600
E-mail: txomin.romero@ehu.eus
Postal Address: Paseo Manuel de Lardizabal nº 4
20018 Donostia-San Sebastián, Gipuzkoa, Spain

Available for external users?: 
Access protocol: 

A scientific committee, composed by the leaders of different research lines at DIPC, evaluates each access request to our computing resources. Scientists affiliated to several departments of UPV/EHU, the Materials Physics Center, CIC nanoGUNE, and Ikerbasque have access to the DIPC computational resources provided they develop a high-quality scientific project and their computational needs fit with the available computing architectures.


The DIPC Computer Center provides DIPC researchers with access to poweful systems for high-performance computing, scientific applications support, personal computers, data storage and web sites hosting.


Administration of several types of high performance computing clusters and shared memory machines
Installation, configuration and license management of scientific software
More than 180 TB of mass storage to store files related to the simulations
User support service
Service cluster with virtual machines to provide several additional services (like Single sing-on, bakcups, statistics, accounting...)
Hosting for other centers
Advice for other centers on purchasing supercomputers and/or installing and configuring them
Courses for the researches on the use of the DIPC computing resources