HPC use in science

For several years, HPC centre has provided services for researchers to support their research.

RTU researchers have used the HPC when writing their articles:



Urtans, E., Nikitenko, A., Vecins, V. Exponential triplet loss. ICCDA 2020: The 4th International Conference on Compute and Data Analysis. International Technological University, USA. Silicon Valley, IA, United States, March 9-12, 2020. Price for the best publication.

Urtans, E., Vecins, V. Value Iteration Solver Networks. (2020). 3rd International Conference on Intelligent Autonomous Systems (ICoIAS), Singapore, Asia, February 26-29, 2020. DOI: 10.1109/ICoIAS49312.2020.9081856.


Kaupužs, J., Medvids, A., Onufrijevs, P., Mimura, H. Origin of n-type Conductivity in ZnO Crystal and Formation of Zn and ZnO Nanoparticles by Laser Radiation. Optics and Laser Technology, 2019, No.1, pp.121-128. ISSN 0030-3992. Available from: doi:10.1016/j.optlastec.2018.09.037.

Kaupužs, J., Mahnke, R., Bachmat, E., Frette V. How long does it take to board an airplane. Traffic and Granular Flow’ 17 (1st ed. 2019). Edited by Samer H. Hamdar. Springer Nature Switzerland AG. ISBN-13: 9783030114398.


Galushko, S., Urtāns, Ē. Chapter 3: ChromSword®: Software for Method Development in Liquid Chromatography. In: Software-Assisted Method Development for Modeling High Performance Liquid Chromatography. Switzerland: World Scientific Publishing Europe Ltd, 2018. pp.53-94. ISBN 978-1-78634-545-5. e-ISBN 978-1-78634-547-9. Available from: doi:10.1142/9781786345462_0003. https://www.worldscientific.com/worldscibooks/10.1142/q0161.

Kaupužs J., Melnik R.V.N. (2018) Non-perturbative Approaches in Nanoscience and Corrections to Finite-Size Scaling. In: Bonilla L., Kaxiras E., Melnik R. (eds) Coupled Mathematical Models for Physical and Biological Nanoscale Systems and Their Applications. BIRS-16w5069 2016. Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics, vol 232. Springer, Cham. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-76599-0_4. Article available: https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-319-76599-0_4.

Urtāns, Ē., Ņikitenko, A. Survey of Deep Q-Network Variants in PyGame Learning Environment. In: ICDLT ’18: 2018 2nd International Conference on Deep Learning Technologies, China, Chongqing, 27-29 June, 2018. New York: ACM, 2018, pp.27-36. ISBN 978-1-4503-6473-7. Available from: doi:10.1145/3234804.3234816.


Bušs, A., Ločs, J. Effects of Calcium and Alginate Concentration on the Calcium-Deficient Hydroxyapatite Hydrogel Bead Formation. Key Engineering Materials, 2017, Vol.721, pp.187-191. ISSN 1013-9826. e-ISSN 1662-9795. Available from: doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/KEM.721.187.

Bušs, A., Ruģele, K., Šuleiko, A., Vanags, J. CFD Analysis of a Stirred Vessel Bioreactor with Double Pitch Blade and Rushton Type Impellers. In: COMSOL Conference 2017 User Presentations, Netherlands, Rotterdam, 18-20 October, 2017. Rotterdam: 2017, pp.1-6. https://www.comsol.fi/paper/download/443681/buss_paper.pdf.

Kaupužs, J., Melnik, R.V.N., Rimšāns, J. Corrections to finite-size scaling in the 3D Ising model based on nonperturbative approaches and Monte Carlo simulations, Int. Journal of Modern Physics C, Vol. 28, No. 4 (2017) 1750044 (20 pages). ISSN (print): 0129-1831 | ISSN (online): 1793-6586.

Upnere, S., Jēkabsons, N. Estimation of Cross-Flow Influence on Spring-Mounted Cylinder in Triangular Cylinder Array. In: 16th International Scientific Conference “Engineering for Rural Development” (ERDev2017): Proceedings. Vol.16, Latvia, Jelgava, 24-26 May, 2017. Jelgava: 2017, pp.792-797. ISSN 1691-5976. Available from: doi:10.22616/ERDev2017.16.N162.

PhD Thesis

Freimanis Andris. Crack Development Assessment Using Modal Analysis in Peridynamic Theory. PhD Thesis. Rīga: [RTU], 2019. pp.114.

Upnere Sabīne. Investigation of Dynamics and Reliability of High-Powered Water Cooling Systems. PhD Thesis. Riga:[RTU], 2019. pp.123.