Instructions for Authors Gauss Centre for Supercomputing e.V.

PROJECT REPORT FOR GCS WEBSITE

Instructions for Authors

Authors composing project reports for publication on the GCS website) are kindly asked to consider the following:

General:

  • Target group of readership: readers with no scientific background
  • Important components to be communicated in the report:
    • Name/affiliation of principal investigator
    • Name(s)/affiliation(s) of project team members
    • Project name + Project ID
    • What was the challenge?
    • Why was supercomputing power required?
    • Which HPC system served as computing platform?
    • What are the findings/knowledge gained?
    • Who did/will benefit from the insights gained? In what way?
    • Narrative perspective: neutral/3rd party
  • Language: English
  • Number of characters (including blanks): approx. 3,500 – 4,000 (minimum)
  • Abstract/summary of project ("teaser text") of approx. 600 characters (incl. blanks) for placement on general project overview page (lead up [link] to full project report)
  • Please provide reference/s to external publication/s (scientific dissemination) of project report/s, incl. URLs

Document Format:

  • Prefered format: MS-Word, OpenOffice, LibreOffice (alternatively: .txt [in this case: pls. provide a copy of the project report in .pdf-format for cross-checking])
  • If formula/s (set in LaTeX) are text elements: please additionally submit a jpg/png file of the formula/s (min. resolution: 72dpi) in addition to a .pdf version of the report

Image(s)/Graphic(s)/Video(s)

  • Please provide a minimum of -1- image/graphic (incl. caption) to go with the report
    • images to be sent as separate jpg/png/pdf files
    • minimum resolution required 72dpi (higher resolution preferred!)
    • minimum size of image: longest side of image = 1500px
  • If video/s are available (mp4, AVI): we would be happy to publish them with the report – alternatively: Please provide link to YouTube and/or other publication channel.

For questions, please contact Ms. Regina Weigand (r.weigand@gauss-centre.eu). Thank you very much for supporting the PR efforts of the Gauss Centre for Supercomputing.

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