Computation

Technical Support

The Technical Team at the Department of Physics provides comprehensive technical support and services in a variety of areas, including desktop support, file and data storage, website hosting, email, wireless networking, multimedia and teaching lab support. The Windows, Macintosh and RedHat or Ubuntu operating systems are all supported in the desktop environment.

Scientific Computation

Our department maintains or participates in several clusters for scientific computation:

The Cherry L. Emerson Center for Scientific Computation

The Department of Physics maintains a four unit subscription with the Emerson Center, allowing us full access to all of the Emerson Center services. Our Departmental Chair is one of The Emerson Center Leadership Committee, providing for good governance of the Center.

Emory's High Performance Computing - Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Emory's Library and Information Technology Services (LITS) provides streamlined access to AWS providing advanced soliutions for infrastructure needs such as computing power, storage options, networking and databases, delivered as a utility: on-demand, available in minutes, with pay-as-you-go pricing.