PRACE 8th Call for Proposals for Project Access

Types of Access: Project Access

Opening Date: 03/09/2013 @ 13:56

Closing Date: 15/10/2013 @ 12:00 Brussels Time

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The 8th PRACE Regular Call for Proposals yielded 124 eligible proposals of which 44 were accepted.

Call related documents

The following documents form the reference for this call:

  • The Terms of Reference can be found here.
  • The Technical Guidelines for Applicants can be found here.

PRACE systems available in this call

Six Tier-0 machines were available:

  • “Curie”, Bull Bullx cluster (GENCI@CEA, France)
  • “Fermi”, IBM Blue Gene/Q (CINECA, Italy)
  • “Hermit”, Cray XE6 (GCS@HLRS, Germany)
  • “JUQUEEN”, IBM Blue Gene/Q (GCS@Jülich, Germany)
  • “MareNostrum”, IBM System X iDataplex (BSC, Spain)
  • “SuperMUC”, IBM System X iDataplex (GCS@LRZ, Germany)

Call related links

  • The press release on the awarded projects can be found here.
  • Details of awarded projects can be found here.


Reports of projects will appear here.


Results of projects will appear here.