Software and Technology

Research Computing

Research Computing within UF IT provides storage, software, training, proposal support, and many other services relevant to informatics. HiPerGator, Florida’s most powerful supercomputer, is housed at UF and is available for research projects.



UF is the lead institution for NSF’s Center for High-Performance Reconfigurable Computing (CHREC), consisting of more than 30 industry, government, and academic partners working collaboratively in solving research challenges at the nexus of reconfigurable, high-performance, and embedded computing.


Tier2 Center

The Tier2 Center is a major computing facility for the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) experiments at CERN (one of 7 in the US) and is used globally by physicists and by researchers in Open Science Grid in the US.


UF College of Engineering

The UF College of Engineering is home to both the Institute for Computational Engineering (ICE), with focus areas in research, education, and service within fields related to simulation science and engineering, and the Center for Compressible Multiphase Turbulence (CCMT), a Predictive Science Academic Alliance Program II (PSAAP II) center of excellence in predictive science.