Discovery is the New Mexico State University High Performance Computing Cluster. The cluster is a collection of computers, or nodes, that communicate using InfiniBand, making it an ideal location to scale computational analysis from your personal computer. The high performance computing (HPC) cluster is free to use for current students, faculty, and staff for both research and teaching. Discovery is equipped with Lenovo nx360, SR650, SR670, SR850, Dell R440 and R740 hardware and it has 25 compute, 11 GPU and 2 high memory nodes, with total of 968 cores. The operating system is CentOS 7 and it runs Slurm scheduling manager. Visit our Getting Started page for more information.

AI-NSF Workshop – RSVP here

Who:  Students, Faculty, Staff

When:  February 27th & 28th from 9a-5p; come and go as needed

Where: DACC Workforce Training Center; 2345 Nevada Ave, Las Cruces, NM 88001

ParkingFree in front of the building

What:  Current Tentative Schedule

Upcoming workshops

All workshops will be held from 1-3PM at HJLC206. Please register by clicking on the link of the workshop.
To download presentations material please click here.

February 4th week:
Monday, 24th: Introduction to SPSS part 1
Wednesday, 26th: Introduction to SPSS part 2
Thursday, 27th: Introduction to Git

March 1st week:
Monday, 2nd: Introduction to Linux
Wednesday, 4th: Introduction to Supercomputing/Discovery
Thursday, 5th: Introduction to Slurm


March 2nd week:
Monday, 9th: HPC and HTC National Resources/OSG
Wednesday, 11th: Introduction to MS Excel
Thursday, 12th: Introduction to Python

March 3rd week:
Monday, 16th: Introduction to MATLAB part 1
Wednesday, 18th: Introduction to MATLAB part 2
Thursday, 19th: Introduction to Git

March 4th week: SPRING BREAK

March 5th week:
Monday, 30th: Introduction to R part 1