Research Computing Platforms Services

Research Computing Platforms Services

This wiki is maintained by the research computing team for the purpose of sharing information about our services, including user guides, service updates and account request and renewal support. In addition, we encourage users to create and edit their own content on the wiki in order to share their expertise and comment on the information provided. Visit the Community Portal for information on creating an account.

Computing Platforms

Use the links below for information and user guides on the following topics:

Email Support

For support for any of our services or for general advice and consultancy, contact us at:

We will endeavour to answer queries on any aspect of computing related to your research whatever your skill level or requirements.

User Accounts

We now have a single simplified application process for Legion, Iridis and Emerald.

To obtain an account, you must either be, or be approved by, a permanent member of staff. If you are a student or a postdoctoral researcher, this will normally be your supervisor. You will need your UCL userid and password to access the application form.

Follow the link below to access the account services page to apply for an account:

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