The GCS steering committee is responsible for forming and guiding the GCS strategy as well as setting the rules and conditions for using GCS HPC resources, setting the process for reviewing and awarding computing time, and reviewing allocations recommended by the scientific steering committee.
The steering committee is made up of representatives of the agencies funding GCS: The German Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF), the Baden-Württemberg Ministry for Science, Research, and the Arts, the Bavarian State Ministry of Science and the Arts and Ministry of Culture and Science of the state of North Rhein-Westphalia. The chair is held by the BMBF representative, and the vice-chair rotates every two years.
Ministerialrat Dr. Stefan Mengel
Leiter Referat 512 – Elektronik und autonomes Fahren, Supercomputing
Dr. Christiane Fricke
Referat 325 - Strukturfonds der EU, Natur- und Ingenieurwissenschaften, FZJ, Finanzierungsfragen der Forschungsförderung
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