NIC Supercomputers at DESY Zeuthen: APEmille

APEmille is custom designed, massively parallel computer optimised for simulating Quantum Chromodynamics (QCD)
on the lattice.

Technical parameters

Number of crates
Number of processors per crate
Peak performance per crate
69 GFlops
Memory per crate
4 GBytes
Aggregated peak performance
550 GFlops

Access to APEmille

The APEmille machines are kept operational until end of May 2009 or until a major defect occurs (whatever happens first). It is not possible to apply for further computer time on these machines.