SCARF is an HPC (High Performance Computing) cluster open to all STFC departments and Diamond, which is run by STFC’s Scientific Computing Research Infrastructures Group and it is hosted at STFC’s Rutherford Appleton Laboratory.


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SCARF People

  • Nick Hill - Research Infrastructure Group Leader

  • Derek Ross - SCARF Project Manager

  • Jon Roddom - SCARF Support

Acknowledgment for using SCARF

If you publish research that has made use of the SCARF cluster, please make sure to include us in your acknowledgments as: “Computing resources provided by STFC Scientific Computing Department’s SCARF cluster”.

Staying Informed

SCARF users can get up-to-date news via their choice of 2 sources:

All users automatically receive e-mail via the SCARF-USERS mailing list.

News can be read directly from this website on the NEWS page.

Other interested parties are invited to join the closed, low volume SCARF-ANNOUNCE mailing list.

See also

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