Thesis discussion - II part


20 December, 2018

Thursday 20th of December 2018, five students of the Master in High Performance Computing discuss the thesis.

09:30 Simone Martini
      "Performance of foam-extend on Ulysses Cluster with different
       MPI/foam-extend settings"

10:00 Elisa Bortoli
      "Reengineering and optimizations of GEOtop software package"

10.30 Dr. Timoteo Colnaghi
      "A Parallel Clustering Algorithm for Image Segmentation"

11.00 Alejandra Foggia
      "Massively parallel approaches to frustrated quantum magnets"

Thesis discussion - I part


25 October, 2018

Tomorrow Friday 26th of October 2018, four students of the Master in High Performance Computing will discuss the thesis.

14.00 Marco Bettiol
      "A HPC approach to the Boundary Conditions for the Copernicus biogeochemical model of the Mediterranean Sea"

Partnership MHPC-Beantech: intervista a Luca Heltai


7 September, 2018

L'intervista al prof. Heltai è andata in onda il 4 settembre 2018 in diretta nell'ambito del magazine radiofonico di argomenti scientifici "RADAR. Segnali dalla scienza, dalla cultura, dalla società", condotto e curato da Daniela Picoi e trasmesso sulle frequenze di RAI Radio1 per il Friuli Venezia Giulia.

Il podcast del 04/09/2018 è scaricabile a questo link.

MHPC Graduation Ceremony 2016-2017


23 February, 2017

The Master in High Performance Computing graduation ceremony will take place on Monday 27 February 2017 at 11.00 hours. A detailed programme of the Ceremony will be available shortly.

Applications 2016-2017: sponsorship available ! 


9 May, 2016

Applications are open and several sponsors are ready to offer support to students.

Check out offers on the application page:

Open Position as Assistant Program Coordinator at MHPC


6 May, 2016

Open Position as Assistant Program Ccoordinator at MHPC

SISSA and ICTP are currently searching for one outstanding and motivated candidate for the position of Assistant Program Coordinator. The succesfull candidate will be enrolled as staff members in the Master Program in HPC (

Description of duties:   

The Assistant Program Coordinator will be working in close collaboration with the Program Coordinator in the overall organization of the master.