Student Cluster Competition at SC16 (Salt Lake City, Utah) Gauss Centre for Supercomputing e.V.


Student Cluster Competition at SC16 (Salt Lake City, Utah)

In 2016, GCS supported two German undergraduate teams who were accepted for the 2016 Student Cluster Competition, a 48-hour challenge held on the SC16 showground in Salt Lake City, Utah:

Team deFAUlt of Friedrich-Alexander University, Erlangen-Nuremberg
Team PhiClub of Technical University Munich

At the SC16, held in Salt Lake City, CO, GCS proudly served as a co-sponsor of undergraduate students participating in the Student Cluster Competition (SCC). Team deFAUlt of Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg and team PhiClub of Technical University Munich, which were the only European reprsentatives in this global competition, competed at SC16 with teams from the USA (6), China (3), Singapore, Taiwan and Colombia.


More information on team deFAUlt of the SSC16 is available at

More information on the SCC at SC16 is available on the official SC16 website or at