Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC)
Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC) is the leading supercomputing center in Spain. It houses MareNostrum, one of the most powerful supercomputers in Europe. It is specialized in High Performance Computing and its mission is two-fold: to provide infrastructure and supercomputing services to European scientist, and to generate knowledge and technology to transfer to business and society. Created in 2005, BSC is a Severo Ochoa Center of Excellence, member of the European research infrastructure PRACE and manages the Spanish Supercomputing Network.
- Since 2015 – “Human Resources Excellence in Research” seal from the European Commission.
- Since 2011 – “Severo Ochoa Centre of Excellence” seal by the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness of Spain.