RWTH Innovation Award for JARA-HPC member Prof. Dronskowski

RWTH Aachen and Forschungszentrum Jülich presented this year's RWTH Innovation Award. The prize honors outstanding projects at RWTH Aachen and Forschungszentrum Jülich demonstrating promising innovation potential. First place went to the CarboBat team headed by Prof. Richard Dronskowski (2nd from left in the picture), JARA-HPC member and member of the Steering Board for the SimLab "Ab Initio Methods in Chemistry and Physics". Prof. Dronskowskis team utilizes a novel class of materials of inorganic compunds, so-called carbodiimides, as anodes in rechargeable batteries. (picture: Andreas Schmitter) more 

Apply for Computing Time Now

The current call for proposals for the computing time period from May 01, 2016 to April 30, 2017 is open now until February 29, 2016 at 5pm.

NIC Symposium 2016

The 8th NIC Symposium will be held at Forschungszentrum Jülich on February 11 and 12, 2016. You can find more information and other interesting events under upcoming events.


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
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.