The Research Computing team at Queen's University provide a number of centrally managed High Performance Computing (HPC) systems (detailed below). Researchers can avail of these systems in order to solve compute and data intensive problems.
Kelvin is a scalable High Performance Computing (HPC) and Research Data Storage environment (this cluster is the Dell Cluster replacement).
Installation date: Nov 2015
The Windows cluster provides support for Windows applications and users who want to work in Microsoft/GUI environment.
Installation year: 2013
=> 256 cores
A wide range of scientific software is available for all the systems. New software can be installed on request providing a valid software license is available.
The Research Support team provide help in a number of ways:
Please use the QUB Sitehelpdesk
Create a new case, choose "services", then "Highe Performance Computing" and pick a category.
The categories are:
a. user/group resquest or modification
b. jobscript help
c. application install request
d. suspected system issue
e. help with storage data
Last Updated: June 2017
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