Research Computing

IT Services offers a range of support for researchers requiring software and hardware for their research. Support can be provided with research planning and for ongoing research, examples include statistics, data analysis and research software engineering support. We also provide a range of training for researchers. We provide modules for the Doctoral Development Program for High Performance Computing (HPC) and Computer Programming. If you want more information about research computing or the Doctoral Development Programme (DDP) click on links below.

Accessing the High Performance Computing Service

The IT Services Sheffield high performance computer systems are  called ShARC and Bessemer. You can register to use these HPC facilities for research and projects requiring intensive compute power. You can also use it to access software that is provided for compute-intensive research work.