Stories

  • Visit Scuola Media Tesserete

    CSCS opens its doors on request to the public as well as institutions interested in discovering the exciting world of high performance computing. Here the experience of the Scuola Media Tesserete.

  • Melania Bernasconi: A day with an IT Support person at CSCS

    Do you want to know what it’s like to work in IT Support at CSCS? We spent a day with Melania Bernasconi, one of our IT Support people who has been at CSCS since 2010.

  • Angela Detjen: My study tour in San Francisco with Swissnex

    CSCS strongly supports training and continuing education activities, which are undertaken in conjunction with work or which help enhance employability. Angela Detjen, communications officer at CSCS, took part in a Study Tour...Read more ...

  • Gabriele Abbati: My internship experience at CSCS

    CSCS offers internships at various levels and in most organizational units. We sat down with Gabriele Abbati who did an internship at CSCS in 2015 and who told us his experience.

  • Adecco Solidarity Day

    For CSCS it is important to act responsibly towards the community and environment in which it operates. We met Fabio Verzelloni, system engineer at CSCS, who organized the Adecco’s fund raising “Global Solidarity Day 2015”.

  • Riciclaggio del supercomputer Monte Rosa

    Il 25 febbraio 2015 il supercomputer Monte Rosa, un Cray XE6 attivo dal 2009 e macchina principale dello User Lab fino al 2013, è stato spento per sempre. Alcune delle porte di Monte Rosa sono state messe a disposizione del Museo...

  • Mario Valle: My experience at TecDay@Lilu2

    CSCS is committed to engaging young people in science and technology. Meet Mario Valle, a computational scientist at CSCS, who recently took part in the TecDay@lilu2.

  • Lucas Amoudruz: My internship experience at CSCS

    CSCS offers internships at various levels and in most organizational units. We sat down with Lucas Amoudruz who did an internship at CSCS in 2015 and who told us his experience.

  • Claudio Gheller: A day with the Scientific Community Engagement Group Lead

    Do you want to know what it’s like to work as Scientific Community Engagement Group Lead at CSCS? We spent a day with Claudio Gheller, who works at CSCS since June 2011.

  • Dario Petrusic: From IT Support to System Engineer

    Career development is an important aspect for CSCS. In addition to giving support for training and continuing education activities, CSCS also encourages job development within the company. Dario Petrusic joined CSCS in 2012 as IT...

  • Christos Kotsalos: My internship experience at CSCS

    CSCS offers internships at various levels and in most organizational units. We sat down with Christos Kotsalos who is an intern at CSCS since February 2015 and who told us his experience.

  • Fabio Verzelloni: the CSCS gym

    A bottom-up initiative at CSCS has been the creation of an indoor gym. Fabio Verzelloni, a system engineer at CSCS, participated with others in the creation of the indoor gym and is one of its frequent visitors. Read the full...

  • Tiziano Belotti: My exchange program at ORNL, NCSA and NERSC

    CSCS encourage exchange programs with some partner institutions around the world. Tiziano Belotti, head of Facility Management at CSCS, for example spent several weeks at ORNL, NCSA and NERSC. Read the full story here.

  • Massimo Benini: Attending SLURM training 2015

    CSCS support training and continuing education activities. Massimo Benini, software engineer at CSCS, for example participated to the SLURM training 2015. Read the full story here.

  • Guilherme Peretti-Pezzi: My path to CSCS

    We sat down with Guilherme Peretti-Pezzi, a Software Engineer who joined CSCS at the beginning of 2015 who told us about how he got his position and what motivated him to work within CSCS.