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Here we will inform you about the latest research topics, upcoming events and other news of the department.


To work in industrial and research projects, the department High Performance Computing is permanently looking for Scientific Staff and Software Developers (m/f) for our various fields of activities, for example Green by IT, Deep Learning or Parallel Programming.

We expect that all applicants enjoy research and team communication, that they are confident handling of modern programming languages, preferably C++ and have an interest or experience in software development and object-oriented software design as well as having a good command of German or English.

Please look at the currently posted job vacancies or apply unsolicited.


BSc/MSc and Diploma Students

  • For a thesis project in the fields of our HPC tools and applications.
  • Your field of study is not restricted to mathematics or computer science, but students of physics, engineering or related areas are also invited to apply. We supervise your thesis in cooperation with your university or German "Fachhochschule"


PhD Students

We are permanently looking for PhD students. PhD students will gain scholarships according to the DFG guidance.


Graduate Assistants

The department HPC provides interesting tasks for scientific assistants from the main study course in mathematics, engineering sciences or physics. We expect basic knowledge and interest in computational simulation and/or programming competency.


Fairs & Events


20. Energietag Rheinland-Pfalz

2017/09/13 / TH in Bingen (Campus Büdesheim), Germany

[information only available in German]


DeepINTEL 2017

2017/09/21 - 2017/09/22 Vienna, Austria


SEG 2017

2017/09/24 - 2017/09/29 Houston, Texas, USA


Supercomputing 2017

2017/11/13 - 2017/11/16 Denver, Colrado, USA

Workshops and Seminars

Workshop / 28.11.2017 - 30.11.2017

Data Scientist for Smart Energy Systems

Fraunhofer-Institut für Techno- und Wirtschaftsmathematik ITWM, 67663 Kaiserslautern

Workshop / 14.12.2017 - 15.12.2017

Deep Learning für Fortgeschrittene

[only available in German]

Fraunhofer Institutszentrum Schloss Birlinghoven, 53757 Sankt Augustin

Annual Report 2016/17


Annual Report 2016/17

Take a look at our latest annual report. Find current highlights and projects of our department.