Centre for Advanced Computing

Accelerating the pace of Canadian Research

The Centre for Advanced Computing (formerly HPCVL) located at Queen’s University, is a consortium comprised of Carleton University, University of Ottawa, the Royal Military College of Canada, and Queen’s University. We specialize in providing high availability, secure, advanced computing resources and support for academic and medical researchers. CAC operates a high performance data centre as part of the Compute Canada family serving Canada’s research community.

News & Events

Science Rendezvous : Bring Your Kids

The Centre for Advanced Computing (CAC) at Queen’s University was a sponsor and participated in this year’s Science Rendezvous at the K-ROCK Centre in Kingston on May 13, 2017. Find us there and watch our Computers guess your favourite potato chip flavor. There’s a...

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Hack the Case Competition

The Centre for Advanced Computing (CAC) at Queen’s University sponsored the Ivey "Hack the Case" competition in partnership with Ivey Business School, SAS, and Deloitte. Students from Ivey Business School were challenged to analyze a large set of real world data from...

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HPCS 2017 Call for Papers

Update: The deadline for submissions has been extended to May 1, 2017. If you are attending the 2017 HPCS in June, we encourage you to submit a paper for inclusion in the conference proceedings. Submissions will be peer reviewed. At least one of the authors must...

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Math & Stats Talk

There will be a Mathematics and Statistics Colloquium given by UofT professor Nancy Reid on March 31 in Jeffery Hall 234. Click here for more information

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Success Stories

Dr Xiaohua Wu, B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D., Professor, Canada Research Chair


Long-time HPCVL user and Queen’s professor wins Nobel Prize in Physics

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