About High-Performance Computing at NREL

NREL’s high-performance computing (HPC) system users tap into the largest HPC environment in the world dedicated to advancing renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies.

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NREL’s Computational Science Center manages the HPC environment. To learn more about its research capabilities, staff, and facilities, see the Computational Science website.

Office Hours

During our office hours, HPC system users at NREL may drop in to meet with staff to get started, ask questions, or resolve any issues. If these hours don’t work for you, you may arrange a different time with the contact.

For a complete schedule of office hours, including webinar information, see our training page

HPC - Eagle

Day(s)/Location: See Training schedule 
Hours: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Contact: Dan Harris

Insight Center - Visualization Tools

Contact Kenny Gruchalla to discuss your needs and questions with a visualization expert.

ESIF Research Data System

Contact data.experts@nrel.gov to discuss your needs and questions.

Contact hpc.experts@groups.nrel.gov for needs, questions, and collaborations related to scalable modeling, solving, and simulations across domains.

Data Science
(including compute clusters and big data)

Contact data.experts@nrel.gov to discuss your needs or questions with a data expert.