Computer Science Laboratory

Welcome to the Computer Science Laboratory (CSL) web pages! Our goal is to provide useful information to make your use of the CSL facilities more enjoyable, secure and productive.

If you have any comments, corrections, or suggestions, please contact the Lab Staff.

What's new:

Additional OIT Alerts...
  • Three new GPU compute machines have been added to the cluster. The machines are Quantum TXR430-0512R machines with Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2640 v3 @ 2.60GHz (128GB RAM - 32 cores) with 10GB interconnects. Each of the machines has 4 Nvidia Tesla K80s. For more information on using the machines see the facilities page and cluster page.
  • Matlab has been updated to 2016a. For more information on the new release see the Mathworks web site Matlab 2016a 4/18/16
  • Pr311n has been replaced with an HP Laserjet Ent M605x. Download drivers from HP 12/15/15
  • Pr022 and pr224n have been replaced with an HP Laserjet Ent M605x. Download drivers from HP 11/12/15
  • Pr230 and pr331 have been replaced with an HP Laserjet Ent M605x. Download drivers from HP 10/18/15
  • Pr109 has been replaced with an HP Laserjet Ent M605x. Download drivers from HP 9/29/15
  • Matlab has been updated to 2015b. For more information on the new release see the Mathworks web site Matlab 2015b 9/15/15
  • Mathematica has been updated to 10.2. For more information on the new release see the Mathematica web site Mathematica 10.2 7/14/15
  • Matlab has been updated to 2015a. For more information on the new release see the Mathworks web site Matlab 2015a 3/11/15
  • Matlab has been updated to 2014b. For more information on the new release see the Mathworks web site Matlab 2014b 10/07/14
  • The department copiers have been upgraded to Sharp MX-M565N copiers. Driver and installation instructions will be available on the department printer list page. 09/10/14
  • The CS lab staff has installed 10 new cluster machines. Each machine is a Dell R620, and contains 2 Intel® Xeon® E5-2697 v2 2.70GHz, 30M Cache, 8.0GT/s QPI, Turbo, HT, 1 2C processors for a total of 48 cores. Each machine also has 256GB of RAM. They should make very nice compute machines. 7/17/14
  • The CS lab staff has patched all of the servers against the heartbleed vulnerability (heartbleed-ssl-vulnerability). In addition, all certificates have been replaced as of 4/14/14 at 5:30am. All users should change their passwords if they have not already done so. 04/14/14
  • Matlab has been updated to 2014a. For more information on the new release see the Mathworks web site Matlab 2014a 03/15/14
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FAQ's and Additional CSL Documentation
Frequently Asked Questions, and some infrequently requested information.
Policies
Various policies on the use of CSL and departmental facilities.
Security Guidelines
How to work securely in the C.S. computing environment.
Facilities
Details about various hardware and software facilities of the CSL.
Computer Accounts
General information, policies, etc., concerning user accounts.
Other Documentation
Online manuals, references, tutorials, etc.
USENIX
Our library and online resources
System Updates
OIT network updates, Database editors, Web server stats, etc.
Submit a Request to the CSL Staff
This is only for system problems, or things that only a Systems Administrator could possibly help you with.
CSL Personnel
Who are these guys, anyway?     :-)