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Projects in operation in 2007 - 2008

Project 3C4WTS
Research Area Computational Fluid Dynamics, Wind Turbines, Aerodynamic Design, Parallel Computing
Principal Investigator(s) Dr. George N. Barakos
Institution(s)
  • Univ. Of Liverpool, Dept. of Engineering, UK
  • CENER, Spain
Project 3DEarth
Research Area Numerical modeling of geodynamical processes.
Principal Investigator(s) Prof. Dr. U. Hansen
Institution(s)
  • Department of Geophysics, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Germany
  • Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt e.V. (DLR), Institute of Planetary Research, Germany
Project AntiEflx
Research Area Computational Biophysics
Principal Investigator(s) Ulrich Kleinekathöfer
Institution(s)
  • Jacobs University Bremen, Germany
  • Università degli Studi di Cagliari, Italy
Project AQUILA
Research Area Earth System Science
Principal Investigator(s) Prof. Dr. Carlos S. Frenk
Institution(s)
  • Durham University, Physics Department, England
  • Max-Planck-Institute for Astrophysics, Germany
  • MPI for Astrophysics, Germany
  • University of Leiden, Netherlands
  • University of Victoria, Canada
  • University of Sussex, England
  • University of Nottingham, England
Project BIOGLASS
Research Area Physico-chemical features of biomaterials modelled by ab-initio methods
Principal Investigator(s) Piero Ugliengo
Institution(s)
  • University of Torino - Chemistry IFM Dep., Italy
  • University of Modena and Reggio Emilia – Chemistry Dep., Italy
Project ChArLES
Research Area Atmospheric Chemistry in the Earth System
Principal Investigator(s) Dr. Patrick Jöckel
Institution(s)
  • Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, Germany
Project DNS-BUMP
Research Area Fluid mechanics (turbulence)
Principal Investigator(s) Jean-Philippe Laval
Institution(s)
  • Laboratoire de Mécanique de Lille, CNRS UMR 8107, France
  • Technische Universitat Munchen, Institut fur Aerodynamik, Germany
  • Università di Roma La Sapienza, Dipartimento di Meccanicae Aeronautica, Italy
  • Chalmers University of Technology, Division of Fluid Mechanics, Sweden
  • University of Surrey, Fluid Reseach Centre Environmental Flow Research Centre School of Engineering, England
Project DRatchet
Research Area Computational fluid dynamics, fluid-structure interactions, multi-physics simulations, parallel algorithms, theoretical physics, particle sorting on a microscale
Principal Investigator(s) Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Bungartz
Institution(s)
  • Institut für Informatik, Technische Universität München, Germany
  • Institut für Physik, Universität Augsburg, Germany
  • Technical University of Cluj Napoca, Romania
Project DRESWa
Research Area DNS of the effect of travelling waves to infer reduced drag
Principal Investigator(s) Dr. H.C. de Lange
Institution(s)
  • Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  • KTH, Sweden
Project Einstein
Research Area Dynamics of black holes in stellar systems (star clusters, galactic nuclei); theoretical astrophysics, general relativity, computational astrophysics, direct N-body simulations.
Principal Investigator(s) Dr. Rainer Spurzem
Institution(s)
  • Astron. Rechen-Inst., Zentrum f. Astron., Univ. Heidelberg, Germany
  • Astronomical Institute A. Pannekoek, Univ. v. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Institute of Theoretical Physics, Friedrich-Schiller University
  • Dept. of Astrophysics, Rochester Institute of Technology
Project ELE-poly-LED
Research Area Nanoscience
Principal Investigator(s) Layla Martin-Samos
Institution(s)
  • INFM-CNR S3, Italy
  • DICASM, University of Bologna, Italy
  • USP Physics institute, University of Sao Paolo, Brazil
Project ETISP2
Research Area Computational biochemistry
Principal Investigator(s) Prof. Michiel Sprik
Institution(s)
  • Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge, UK
  • Institute of Physical Chemistry, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Project EuQuake
Research Area Seismology
Principal Investigator(s) Prof. Dr. Heiner Igel
Institution(s)
  • Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Geophysics, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany
  • Institut du Physique du Globe, France
  • Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Sezione di Bologna, Italy
  • University of Utrecht, Netherlands
  • ORFEUS, KNMI, De Bilt, Netherlands
Project FilmCool
Research Area Large-eddy simulation of complex engineering flows, film cooling
Principal Investigator(s) Prof. L. Kleiser
Institution(s)
  • Institute of Fluid Dynamics, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
  • Institut für Aerodynamik und Gasdynamik, Germany
Project GALFOBS
Research Area Astrophysics
Principal Investigator(s) Rosa Dominguez-Tenreiro
Institution(s)
  • Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
  • Astrophysikalisches Institut Potsdam, Germany
  • Universidad Miguel Hernández, Spain
Project GEM
Research Area Turbulence in magnetically confined plasmas
Principal Investigator(s) Dr. habil. Bruce D. Scott
Institution(s)
  • IPP Garching, Germany
  • University of Innsbruck, Austria
  • Centro de Fusão Nuclear (CFN) - Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal
Project gkedge
Research Area Plasma Physics
Principal Investigator(s) Jukka Heikkinen
Institution(s)
  • VTT (Euratom-Tekes association), Finland
  • Helsinki University of Technology (Euratom-Tekes association), Finland
  • Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, Spain
Project GK-ORB5
Research Area Plasma physics for magnetic confinement fusion (Euratom Fusion Programme)
Principal Investigator(s) Prof. Laurent Villard
Institution(s)
  • CRPP-EPFL Lausanne, Switzerland
  • IPP Garching/Greifswald, Germany
  • University of Warwick, UK
Project GRAVTURB
Research Area Properties of Compressible Interstellar Turbulence and Star Formation
Principal Investigator(s) Christoph Federrath
Institution(s)
  • Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics, Centre for Astronomy, University of Heidelberg, Germany
  • Institute for Theoretical Physics and Astrophysics, University of Würzburg, Germany
Project HHG
Research Area Computer Science, Finite Elements, Multigrid
Principal Investigator(s) Tobias Gradl
Institution(s)
  • Department of Computer Science 10 (System Simulation), University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
Project HSG
Research Area Physics
Principal Investigator(s) Victor Martin-Mayor
Institution(s)
  • Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Dpto. Fisica Teorica I Facultad de Ciencias Físicas, Spain
  • Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain
  • University of California, Physics Department, Santa Cruz, CA 95064
Project IL-FPMD
Research Area Computational chemistry
Principal Investigator(s) Barbara Kirchner
Institution(s)
  • Universität Leipzig, Germany
  • CNRS & Université Pierre et Marie Curie, France
  • ETH Zürich, Switzerland
Project JetTurb
Research Area Simulation of jet turbulence in the region of flow establishment
Principal Investigator(s) Dr. Christophe Bogey
Institution(s)
  • LMFA, UMR CNRS 5509, Ecole Centrale de Lyon, France
Project Lipos
Research Area Computational Biophysics
Principal Investigator(s) Prof. Ilpo Vattulainen
Institution(s)
  • Inst of Physics, Tampere Univ of Tech, Finland
  • Wihuri Research Institute, Finland
  • University of Groningen, Netherlands
  • The University of Western Ontario, Canada
Project MECMAT
Research Area Materials Science
Principal Investigator(s) Dr. Stefano Leoni
Institution(s)
  • Max Planck Institute für Chemische Physik fester Stoffe, Dresden, Germany
  • CNR Institute of Molecular Sciences and Technologies, Italy
Project NANOGOLD
Research Area Computational physics / chemistry, ligand-protected gold nanoparticles, Au/SAM interface
Principal Investigator(s) Prof. Hannu Häkkinen
Institution(s)
  • University of Jyväskylä, Finland
  • Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
Project OXSIM
Research Area Physics of oxide surfaces and interfaces
Principal Investigator(s) Prof. Dr. Thilo Kopp
Institution(s)
  • Institute of Physics, University of Augsburg, Germany
  • Institute for Consensed Matter Physics, Ukraine
Project ParTeM
Research Area Data and Text Mining, Parallel Computing
Principal Investigator(s) Dr. Firat Tekiner
Institution(s)
  • National Centre for Text Mining, University of Manchester, UK
Project PHAGEDA
Research Area Biophysic/Biology/Bioinformatics
Principal Investigator(s) Prof. Karsten Suhre
Institution(s)
  • Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München Department of Biology II, Germany
  • Center for Statistical Genetics Department of Biostatistics, SPH II, USA
  • Institute for Epidemiology (EPI) GSF – National Centre for Environment and Health, Germany
  • Department of Statistics Facultad de Matematicas P. Universidad Catolica de Chile
Project PHASEMAT
Research Area Materials Science
Principal Investigator(s) Michele Parrinello
Institution(s)
  • ETH Zurich, Switzerland
  • University of Milano-Bicocca Dept. Materials Science, Italy
  • Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI), Switzerland
Project PINNACLE
Research Area  
Principal Investigator(s) Dr. Harm Jonker
Institution(s)
  • Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
  • Imperial College London, UK
  • National Center for Atmospheric Research, USA
Project QuantBio
Research Area Theoretical Chemistry, Quantum Simulation, Biophysics
Principal Investigator(s) Professor Dominik Marx
Institution(s)
  • Ruhr-Universitaet Bochum, Germany
Project Regular
Research Area Fluid Mechanics, turbulence
Principal Investigator(s) Roel Verstappen
Institution(s)
  • University of Groningen, Institute of Mathematics and Computing Science, Netherlands
  • Univerisitat Politècnica de Catalunya, CTTC, Spain
Project REMD-AB
Research Area Amyloid research
Principal Investigator(s) Dr. Volker Knecht
Institution(s)
  • Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Germany
  • University of Queensland, Australia
  • University of Groningen, Netherlands
Project SIMUGAL-LU
Research Area Computational Cosmology
Principal Investigator(s) Gustavo Yepes
Institution(s)
  • Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain
  • Astrophysikalisches Institut Potsdam, Germany
  • Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
  • New Mexico State University, USA
  • Jacobs University, Germany
Project SN_DET
Research Area Computational Astrophysics
Principal Investigator(s) Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Hillebrandt
Institution(s)
  • Max- Planck- Institut für Astrophysik, Germany
  • INAF Osservatorio Astronomico di Torino, Italy
  • Stockholm Observatory, Sweden
  • SSC RF ITEP, Russia
Project SOLARDYE
Research Area Computational Materials Science
Principal Investigator(s) Ralph Gebauer
Institution(s)
  • International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Italy
  • SISSA and INFM-Democritos, Italy
  • ISTM-CNR and Dipartimento di Chimica, Italy
Project SOLEX
Research Area Astrophysics
Principal Investigator(s) Herbert J. MUTHSAM
Institution(s)
  • Faculty of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Austria
  • Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics, Germany
Project STARS
Research Area Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics, MHD, Turbulence, Dynamo
Principal Investigator(s) Dr. Allan Sacha BRUN
Institution(s)
  • CEA-CNRS-Univ. Paris7, UMR 7158, France
  • Observatoire de Paris, LUTH, UMR 8102, France
Project TIO2COL
Research Area Materials science, biochemistry, surface chemistry, computational chemistry
Principal Investigator(s) Dr. Susanna Monti
Institution(s)
  • Istituto per i Processi Chimico-Fisici, Italy
  • University of Greifswald, Germany
Project TotalEnz
Research Area Computational enzymology
Principal Investigator(s) Dr. Adrian J. Mulholland (AJM)
Institution(s)
  • School of Chemistry, University of Bristol, UK
  • Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland
Project Turbo2D
Research Area Physics, Fluid turbulence
Principal Investigator(s) Guido Boffetta
Institution(s)
  • Dip. Fisica Generale, University of Torino, Italy
  • Institut Non Lineaire de Nice – CNRS, France
  • Dip. di Fisica, University of Genova, Italy
  • Laboratoire de Physique Theorique, ENS, France
Project UnBLaMD
Research Area Computational chemistry, molecular dynamics
Principal Investigator(s) Ivano Eberini
Institution(s)
  • Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
  • Università degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza, Italy
Project VIPACS
Research Area Biomedical and Materials Science
Principal Investigator(s) Professor Peter V. Coveney
Institution(s)
  • Centre for Computational Science, University College London, UK
Project XXLBIOMD
Research Area Biomolecular modelling
Principal Investigator(s) David van der Spoel
Institution(s)
  • Uppsala University, Sweden
  • University of Kuopio, Finland
  • University of Groeningen, Netherlands
  • University College London, UK
  • Stockholm University, Arrhenius Laboratory, Sweden
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