Workshop on Gravitational Waves and High Performance Computing 2022

California State University, Fullerton

These are materials from the 2022 Cal State Fullerton Workshop on High-Performance Computing and Gravitational Waves.

The workshop is scheduled to be held at Cal State Fullerton, hosted by Nicholas and Lee Begovich Center for Gravitational-Wave Physics and Astronomy, on August 15, 2022 – August 19, 2022. The workshop is planned to be held in person in McCarthy Hall room 629 (campus map), but if necessary because of COVID-19, we will switch to an online format.


To apply for the 2022 workshop, please contact Marianne Smith. If you have questions about the workshop, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

Slides from 2022

Slides from 2021

Slides from 2019

Cheat sheats


The following students from Citrus College participated in the workshop. Click to see participants’ visualization of the head-on colliding black holes that they simulated on our local high-performance computing cluster, Ocean.

Our students toured the campus data center on Thursday during the workshop, standing in front of the Ocean cluster:

Data center students photo 1 Data center students photo 2