"Best Technote" Award for Virtual Reality Group

JARA-HPC member Torsten Kuhlen and his colleguages of the Virtual Reality Group, RWTH Aachen University got recognized with a "Best Technote" Award for their work "Reorientation in Virtual Environments Using Interactive Portals". They presented the work at the IEEE Symposium on 3D User Interfaces 2014 (3DUI).
(picture: VR Group, RWTH Aachen University) more

Prof. Carloni
Head of new INM-9

On January 1, 2014, Prof. Paolo Carloni, Vice-Director JARA-HPC, was appointed head of the newly founded subinstitute Computational Biomedicine (INM-9) at the Institute of Neuroscience and Medicine.

JARA-HPC "Simulation" events

The JARA presentations and workshops on "Simulation" inform interested students and scientists of all faculties about events related to simulation sciences.


As part of a cooperation project between RWTH Aachen University and Forschungszentrum Jülich (JARA), a new database was created, that provides comprehensive overview of the main research areas in energy of the two institutions.


Human Brain Project
JARA Involved in European Megaproject on Human Brain Simulation
PostDoc position
JARA section HPC advertises a vacancy as PostDoc – Scientific Visualization of Large-Scale Simulation Data
JARA FIT Annual Report
You can download the new JARA-FIT Annual Report 2012 from here. Our last year's scientific progress and our achievements are documented there.