CCMS

Center for Computational Materials Science
Institute for Materials Research,
Tohoku University

Past News

  1. Past News (2019)
  2. Past News (2018)

News (2019)

2019/ 9/17

[ maintenance operation of the supercomputing system ]

Service suspension period: Sep. 30 (Mon.) 9:00 -- Oct. 3 (Thu.) 10:00, 2019

2019/ 8/ 7

[ installation of application software ]

We have installed ADF 2019.102 on the Large-scale parallel computing server.

2019/ 7/26

[ installation of application software ]

We have installed following application software.
Large-scale parallel computing server:

  • WIEN2k 19.1
  • ABINIT 8.10.3
  • CPMD 4.3
  • QUANTUM ESPRESSO 6.4.1
  • LAMMPS 5 Jun 19
Accelerator server:
  • LAMMPS 5 Jun 19
Parallel computing and informatics server:
  • WIEN2k 19.1
  • ABINIT 8.10.3
  • CPMD 4.3
  • QUANTUM ESPRESSO 6.4.1
  • LAMMPS 5 Jun 19

2019/ 7/18

[ maintenance operation of the supercomputing system ]

Because of power outage and the maintenance operation, we will stop the service of the supercomputing system during the following periods.
Service suspension period: Aug. 2 (Fri.) 13:00 -- Aug. 7 (Wed.) 10:00, 2019

2019/ 7/18

[ supercomputing system in the holidays ]

Aug. 8 (Thu.), 17:00 -- Aug. 19 (Mon.), 9:00, 2019
The supercomputing system continues to operate during the above periods.
However, the administrators cannot help you immediately when you have any troubles.

2019/ 6/18

[ Programming training seminar ]

We are planning to organize training seminar for Cray XC50 and CS Storm GPU supercomputing system. Those who wish to participate in this seminar, please send e-mail to us by July 10. Please see agenda for this seminar.

2019/ 5/29

[ installation of application software ]

We have installed following application software.
Large-scale parallel computing server:

  • QuantumATK 2019.03 (set as default)
  • Intel compiler 19.0.2.187 (default version is 18.0.2.199)
  • Intel MKL 19.0.2.187 (default version is 18.0.2.199)
Parallel computing and informatics server:
  • MATLAB R2019a (set as default)

2019/ 5/22

[ for super computing system users ]

The Center news No.31 (in Japanese) is published.

2019/ 5/15

[ maintenance operation of the supercomputing system ]

Service suspension period: May 27 (Mon.) 9:00 -- May 29 (Wed.) 10:00, 2019

2019/ 5/ 7

[ Update of SSH public key ]

We have deleted your old SSH public key at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 7, 2019. When you login to the supercomputing system after that, please re-create your public key on the public key registration system.

2019/ 4/19

[ supercomputing system in the holidays ]

Apr. 26 (Fri.), 17:00 -- May 7 (Tue.), 9:00, 2019
The supercomputing system continues to operate during the above periods. However, the administrators cannot help you immediately when you have any troubles.

2019/ 4/15

[ installation of application software ]

We have installed VESTA on the visualization server.

2019/ 3/20

[ installation of application software ]

We have installed following application software.
Large-scale parallel computing server:

  • Materials Studio 2019 (default version is 2018)
  • PGI compiler 19.1-0 (set as default)
Accelerator server:
  • Intel compiler 19.0.2.187 (default version is 17.0.4.196)
  • Intel MKL 19.0.2.187 (default version is 17.0.4.196)
  • PGI compiler 19.1-0 (set as default)
Parallel computing and informatics server:
  • Materials Studio 2019 (default version is 2018)
  • ANSYS Mechanical CFD 19.3 (set as default)
  • Intel compiler 19.0.2.187 (default version is 17.0.4.196)
  • Intel MKL 19.0.2.187 (default version is 17.0.4.196)
  • PGI compiler 19.1-0 (set as default)

2019/ 3/15

[ Update/terminate of your account ]

We are updating information of user's account to log in the supercomputing system for the FY2019. Please submit the "Registration form" at the web site. Please see detailed information.
Period for submission of registration form: March 21 -- March 28,2019 at 12:00 a.m.

2019/ 3/ 6

[ installation of application software ]

We have installed following application software.
Large-scale parallel computing server:

  • WIEN2k 18.2
  • LAMMPS 12Dec18
  • ABINIT 8.10.2
  • HPhi 3.1.2
  • mVMC 1.0.3
  • CP2K 7.0
Accelerator server:
  • LAMMPS 12Dec18

2019/ 3/ 4

[ maintenance operation of the supercomputing system ]

Service suspension period: Mar. 18 (Mon.) 9:00 -- Mar. 20 (Wed.) 10:00, 2019

2019/ 1/24

[ installation of application software ]

We have installed following application software.
Large-scale parallel computing server:

  • ADF 2018.105
  • QUANTUM ESPRESSO 6.3
  • RSDFT 1.3.0
Visualization server:
  • AVS/Express 8.4 with new CCMS modules

2019/ 1/15

[ maintenance operation of web server ]

Due to the maintenance operation, our web server will be unavailable during the following period.
Service suspension period of web server:
 Jan. 21 (Jan.) 16:00 -- Jan. 22 (Tue.) 18:00, 2019

2019/ 1/ 8

[ maintenance operation of the supercomputing system ]

Service suspension period: Jan. 21 (Mon.) 9:00 -- Jan. 24 (Thu.) 10:00, 2019