About Research Computing

Get to Know the Research Computing Team

If your research requires high-performance computing solutions, the Research Computing (RC) team at Northeastern University can meet those needs. The RC team aligns with Northeastern’s mission by connecting with researchers across campus—and beyond—to assist with research computing  at all stages. Accelerate your pathways to discovery through the resources available to you as a member of the Northeastern University research community. 

You have access to a range of services, including:


  • Northeastern’s Discovery cluster housed at the Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center (MGHPCC) facility, and maintenance of faculty-owned hardware located in MGHPCC.
  • Consultation support from a team of PhD scientists and staff, as well as a suite of training sessions to help you get started with—and improve upon—your knowledge of using Discovery.
  • Assistance with data management, including data storage, sharing, and access.


Get to know members of the Research Computing team.


Get familiar with the policies for using Discovery.

Let’s Work Together

Enabling you to advance your research is our mission. Reach out to us with questions, issues, and concerns so we can provide you with the assistance you need.