The High Performance GeoComputing Lab (HPGeoC) at San Diego Supercomputer Center, University of California at San Diego, is conducting research and development in high performance computing, data intensive computing, and grid computing to support geoscience applications, with particular emphasis on computational seismology. HPGeoC is in collaboration with Southern California Earthquake Center (SCEC) and other academic, industrial, and national lab partners to develop state-of-the-art techniques and applications supporting petascale earthquake computing.

HPGeoC lab was named a winner of the HPC Innovation Excellence Award by IDC. Read more.

The 4th International Workshop on Advances in High-Performance Computational Earth Sciences: Applications and Frameworks (IHPCES) has an open call for papers, whose deadline is January 10, 2014. The workshop will be held in Cairns, Australia, June 10-12, 2014. Details