Future IT - Research & Education

The service area Future IT - Research & Education (FIRE) examines new technologies to evaluate their applications for research and use in the computing centre, then develops the services accordingly. These activities are conducted in cooperation with students and employees of Heidelberg University, other research institutes, and industry partners in a number of projects.

Services

  • Development, testing and evaluation of new technologies for research and teaching
  • Improvement of computing centre performance through internal research and the evaluation and implementation of new technologies
  • Innovative project work with students, researchers and industry partners
  • Operation of the Heidelberg high-performance computer, support and training for HPC users
  • Purchase and implementation of IT systems for research (supercomputers, storage systems, visualisation systems etc.)
  • Organisation of professional exchange events: lectures, workshops etc.
  • Involvement in trainee supervision and internal training
Foto: FIRE
Foto: Dr. Martin Baumann

Dr. Martin Baumann
Head of the FIRE service area

Email: martin.baumann@urz.uni-heidelberg.de
Telephone: +49 6221 54-20020

Name Arbeitsgebiet
Alpay, Aksel
Balz, Alexander Support für Data-intensive Computing, Betrieb HPC-Systeme und LSDF
Baumann, Martin Servicebereichsleitung, Data-intensive Computing, Scientific Data Management, Energie-effizientes Rechnen
Haller, Alexander Entwicklung, Support und Betrieb für Dienste im Zusammenhang mit dem Forschungsdatenmanagement
Kepper, Frank Nikolaus (Nick) Servicegruppenleiter, Research Support
Kühl, Robert Hochleistungsrechnen und Remote-Visualisierung
Kunze, Marcel
Mohammadianbisheh, Nina Forschungsdatenmanagement
Richling, Sabine Servicegruppenleiterin, Support für Data-intensive Computing, Betrieb HPC-Systeme, Energie-effizientes Rechnen
Scherbaum, Benjamin Entwicklung von E-Science-Diensten
Schnetter, Erik Entwicklung, Support und Betrieb für Dienste des Data-intensive Computing und Forschungsdatenmanagement
Siebler, Sven Support für Data-intensive Computing, Betrieb HPC-Systeme und LSDF
Foto: Andree Späth, URZ
Porträtfoto: Privat