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VASP upgraded on Abisko

  • Posted on: 28 April 2016
  • By: admin

VASP has now been upgraded to version 5.3.3 on Abisko.

It contains new features like k-point parallization and the x/y/z-restrict patch from NSC.
It will be a fair bit faster for certain types of problems.

The names of the binaries have changed (the old names still remain but will be dropped with the next release).

Please read our updated VASP documentation.

Thu, 2013-01-24 10:26 | Åke Sandgren

Parallel file system performance

  • Posted on: 28 April 2016
  • By: admin

Performance on the Parallel File System has been degraded due to an increasing demand on both bandwidth and storage space. We apologize for any adverse impact this may have on our user's research work and are planning a major upgrade of both storage and bandwidth capacity later this year.

Until that time, we need to keep the amount of space used on the file system manageable. The file system is currently 93% full, which is contributing to the poor performance. Continuing to increase space usage towards 100% will make the system unusable, therefore:


Updated: 2024-02-26, 13:52