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Established in August 1998, IHPC is a Research Institute under the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), IHPC promotes and spearheads scientific advances and technological innovations through computational modelling, simulation and visualisation methodologies and tools.


To provide leadership in high performance computing as a strategic resource for scientific inquiry and industry development.


To advance science and technology, and develop leading edge applications through high performance computing and computational science.


I: Impact

We strive to deliver research outcomes that make a positive contribution to knowledge creation and its transfer for economic value.

H: Honesty

We strive to maintain the highest standards of honesty and integrity in all our professional pursuits.

P: Performance

We strive to deliver the highest quality results for the Institute and our stakeholders.

C: Co-operation

We will embrace diversity of cultures and foster close collaboration as the cornerstone of our success.

Key Thrusts of IHPC

IHPC is committed to advancing science and engineering. The Institute seeks to power discoveries through advanced methodologies, techniques and new tools in modelling, simulation and visualisation. Research foci are in the realm of large and complex-coupled systems, mechanics and fluid dynamics, large scale systems, computational electronics and electromagnetics, computational material and chemistry, scientific computing and software development, digital modelling, adaptive and collaborative computing, data mining and analyses, and knowledge based tool designs.

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