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IT Services

Electronics

The Chemistry Electronics services are essential for the maintenance and operation of the scientific laboratory equipment located in Lash Miller and Davenport buildings. Its strategic location provides for integrity in Lab infrastructure and repairs in a time and cost effective manner. It assures continuity in utilization of  million dollars equipment investments for up to 20 years beyond vendor support contracts.

Electronics Services portfolio:

  • Electronics Design and Manufacturing
  • Laboratory equipment repair and modifications
  • Computer hardware and sofftware
  • Audio and Visual equipment troubleshooting
  • Consultations and training  

Computational Chemistry

Computational Chemistry courses and laboratories are an integral part of the Chemistry Undergraduate and Graduate Teaching Curriculum. We provide support for an Undergraduate Computer Lab with 40 workstations, 120+ cores Computation Cluster, and 12 public computers in the Chemistry Library. Chemistry graduate and undergraduate courses have now incorporated more than 15 Computational Chemistry Applications in their curriculum. 

The Department operates around 500 cores of High Performance Computing (HPC) clusters and servers, as well as more than 15 workstations, which are exclusively dedicated to Computational Chemistry Research projects. 

The availability of qualified staff on-site provides for:

  • Support for Advanced Scientific Programming for internally developed scientific codes.
  • Training of new users and support to all uses, for learning new technologies.
  • Assisting researchers in developing and running computational projects. 
  • System Support and maintenance of local HPC hardware and software.

 

 

Web and Applications Support

This service supports the unique research, teaching and administrative goals and workflows in the Chemistry Department. We provide support for:

Web Content Design and Programming
Wordpress, Drupal and other Web Sites
Software Applications
Workflow automation
User Training

 

There are several software applications that are specific to the chemistry business model and require significant local customization and development:

Department Web Site
Department Newsletter
Chemical Inventory and Lab journals for Research groups
Chemical Stores Inventory and Point of Sale system
Teaching Assistant Evaluation Application
Instrumentation Booking Calendars for Chemistry Facilities
Documentation and Issue Tracking
Department Mailing Lists

 

Client Services

We provide assistance to every member of the Department and Visitors for accomplishing their work effectively. Service includes :

  • Help Desk
  • Supporting Desktops, Laptops, Mobile, Home Devices
  • Printing
  • User Training
  • Managed Desktops
  • Virus Clean up
  • Response to Security incidents