Usage Types

HPC services are provided to the research projects depending on the project type. These types are classified as follows:

Academic Projects 

• This type covers the scientific research and applied projects conducted by state universities and state research departments.

• HPC service charges for academic projects in our center is in the table below: (Rates were last updated on 14 March 2016)

 Systems Core-hour Storage Space (GB)
Sarıyer Server System 0,015 TL+18%VAT 0,20 TL+18%VAT
Other Server  Systems 0,01 TL+18%VAT 0,20 TL+18%VAT

• Charges for Sarıyer nodes which have big memory (512 GB) is 0,03 TL+ 18%VAT.

Student Projects

  • UHeM provides HPC services for university level and above students via its Student Research Support Program. Application for HPC services used in student projects is simpler than application of research projects.
  • Access to HPC services will be ceased upon exhaustion of assigned resources.
  • The available support for students is listed in the following table.
Student Core-hours Storage Space(GB)
Undergraduate 3000 5 GB
MS 10000 10 GB
PhD 20000 15 GB

Industrial R&D  Projects

• This type covers the projects that require HPC services, conducted by R&D departments of public and private sector institutions.

• To get information about service charges for industrial R&D projects please send an e-mail to

EU Projects

• UHeM is the principal partner of Turkey in PRACE-1IP, PRACE-2IP, PRACE-3IP and PRACE-4IP (Partnership for Advanced  Computing in Europe, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, Implementation Phase) projects. The projects have DECI (Distributed European Computing Initiative) calls for the researchers to use HPC resources.  UHeM contributes HPC resources and supports DECI calls.



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