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PhD studentship in Virtual Human Cardiovascular Modelling & Simulation

UCL Chemistry Department is offering a fully funded studentship for three years to a highly motivated candidate to start in March 2021. The project will involve a collaboration with CBK Sci Con and is co-funded by them. The student will work on scientific applications of HemeLB, a flexible open source lattice-Boltzmann code for the simulation…

Month 30 Release of VECMAtk: EasyVVUQ, FabSim3, QCG, EQI, EasySurrogate and MUSCLE3 – January 2021

We are pleased to pre-announce the Month 30 version of the Validation, Verification, Uncertainty Quantification (VVUQ) Software Toolkit (VECMAtk) release. The Toolkit release contains various functionalities, including unit and functional tests, as well as detailed documentation and tutorials. As a refresh, the VECMAtk has been developed to enable automated VVUQ for multiscale applications that can…

VECMA Toolkit Hackathon – 19-22 January 2021

We are holding the third VECMA Hackathon in the beginning of the new year! You are invited to join a VECMA Toolkit Hackathon on 19-22 January 2021. The Hackathon will allow you to interact with our VECMAtk experts, who will help you apply your choice of VECMAtk tools on your own codes and applications. As a…

Upcoming VECMA Multiscale Modelling and Simulation (MMS) workshop associated with ICCS 2021 in Krakow, Poland, 16-18 Jun 2021

VECMA is organising the 3rd Multiscale Modelling and Simulation (MMS) workshop associated with ICCS 2021 in Krakow, Poland, 16-18 Jun 2021. Modelling and simulation of multiscale systems constitutes a grand challenge in computational science, and is widely applied in fields ranging from the physical sciences and engineering to the life science and the socio-economic domain.…

VECMA thematic track UQ UNEQUIvO associated with ICCS 2021

VECMA is organising the 2nd Uncertainty Quantification (UQ) thematic track UNEQUIvOCAL  thematic track associated with ICCS 2021 in Krakow, Poland, 16-18 Jun 2021. Further details for the 2nd Uncertainty Quantification (UQ) thematic track UNEQUIvOCAL can be found from the web address here. Topics of interest include but are not limited to the following: – Forward…

The VECMA Jupyter Notebook for interactive tutorials and learning of the VVUQ Toolkit

We are pleased to offer VECMA Jupyter Notebook for interactive tutorials and learning of the VVUQ Toolkit (VECMAtk) that has been developed from the VECMA project. VECMAtk enables automated Verification, Validation and Uncertainty Quantification (VVUQ) for complex single- and multi-scale applications that can be deployed on emerging exascale platforms as well as on local computers…

VECMA and CompBioMed join forces to predict the impact of COVID

SARS-CoV2 has rapidly spread worldwide since December 2019, and early modelling work of this pandemic has assisted in identifying effective government interventions. The UK government relied in part on the CovidSim model developed by Professor Neil Ferguson’s team at the MRC Centre for Global Infectious Disease Analysis at Imperial College London, to model various non-pharmaceutical…

Crowdfunding to support the Covid-19 research project – an interactive COVID-19 risk assessment map

We are pleased to announce one of our core partners, Brunel University, has launched this project, in connection with VECMA, to maximise the accessibility of research results in the fight against COVID-19.   Funds raised will be used to create an interactive COVID-19 risk assessment map which will map the spread risk in several UK…

VECMA Training Event: EasyVVUQ and FabSim3

Learn to apply automated Verification, Validation and Uncertainty Quantification (VVUQ) to complex single- and multi-scale applications! We at VECMA are pleased to announce a free online training event on EasyVVUQ and FabSim3. Date and Time: 12 November 2020, at 13:55- 17:30 CET (12:55-16:30 UK) Length: 3h35m Platform: Zoom Registration Fee: Free Services accessed: Jupyter Notebooks…

How to learn VECMA VVUQ Toolkit (VECMAtk) by yourself – VECMA Interactive Tutorials and Links

The interactive tutorials aim to provide a portable training environment without requiring the installation of the VECMAtk components. Specifically, these tutorials focus on trying out our the specific VECMAtk components: FabSim3, EasyVVUQ, QCG-PilotJob and EasyVVUQ-QCGPJ using example applications. These interactive tutorials offer unique opportunities to teach and learn independently on how to perform VVUQ analysis.…