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Despite another year of challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic, ChEESE members have persevered in their commitment to excellence. 

ChEESE organised a live demo of its Pilot Demonstrator 2 - Faster Than Real-Time (FTRT) Tsunami Simulations on 22 November 2021.

ChEESE partners from Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia (INGV) will run two exercises this week in relation to the project´s work on hazard from volcanic tephra and tsunamis.

The ChEESE Advanced Training on HPC for Computational Seismology, held on 19-21 October 2021, brought together 46 participants from around the world who were interested in learning about HPC software packages related to seismology .

A new ChEESE paper titled "Probabilistic tsunami forecasting for early warning" has been published on Nature Communications on 28 September 2021.
ChEESE has been mentioned in the 2021 ETP4HPC Handbook of European HPC Projects which was published in August 2021. 
ChEESE partners Arnau Folch (BSC), Jorge Macias (UMA) and Josep de la Puente (BSC) presented a module on Urgent Computing for Natural Disasters at the EU ASEAN High Performance Computing (HPC) Virtual School: System Design & HPC Applications on 9 July 2021. 
ChEESE partners LMU and TUM, in collaboration with researchers from Stanford University, USA, successfully performed the first petascale production runs and scaling studies for the ChEESE pilot demonstrator on physics-based tsunami-earthquake interaction on several supercomputers - SuperMUC-NG, Shaheen, Mahti and Frontera.
The ChEESE Equality Committee (EC) held a meeting on 16 June 2021 to present the actions that have been undertaken since its formation in July 2020. All ChEESE partners were invited to attend the meeting and give comments and suggestions after the Committee presentation
ChEESE participated in the virtual EGU General Assembly (vEGU2021), held on 19-30 April 2021, with 14 vPICO presentations held in the second week of the event.
ChEESE researchers from INGV have recently published an article describing the current state of the European HPC system, how ChEESE is preparing codes for the exascale era and the role of INGV within the project.
ChEESE had successfully run a simulation of the Mw 7 Samos-Izmir earthquake that affected Turkey in 2020 as part of it´s work on Pilot Demonstrator 1 “Urgent Seismic Simulations”.