Aiman Shaikh, one of our Research Software Engineers recently attended Women of Silicon Roundabout 2019 – one of the largest gatherings of female technologists in Europe – held at ExCeL London. In this blog post, Aiman tells us more about her motivations for attending the two day event aiming to make an impact on the gender gap and boost careers of attendees.
Creating value for business and the UK economy – evaluating our impact
Karen Lee, Head of Impact, discusses the importance of understanding and measuring impact following the publication of the Hartree Centre’s first evaluation study.
Research Software Engineering conference 2018
On 3rd September the peaceful campus of Birmingham University came alive with bubbling groups of research software engineers, talking in excited tones about their latest optimisation tool and favourite python library, as the third annual conference of Research Software Engineers was started!
Introducing HPiC, the Hartree Centre’s Raspberry Pi Cluster
The Hartree Centre has a new pocket-sized addition to our data centre! One of our Research Software Engineers, Tim Powell tells us all about it…
International Women’s Day 2018 | Janet Lane-Claypon
To mark International Women’s Day, Hartree Centre Data Scientist, Simon Goodchild writes a blog post to celebrate the work of a pioneering epidemiologist and doctor Janet Lane-Claypon. At the time of writing the post, Simon was studying medical statistics for the first time as part of a statistical society diploma and was surprised to have not previously heard about a woman who had invented two of the key techniques he was learning about!
Work experience at the Hartree Centre
In this post we talk about developing activities for the Hartree Centre work experience programme and what happened when we challenged 6 students to work together to build a 20-node mini super computer.
Shaping IT Service Management at The Hartree Centre: Continual Service Improvement
The last in a series of blog posts from Dave Cable, Head of Service Operations here at The Hartree Centre, summarises the steps we have taken to implement IT Service Management.
Shaping IT Service Management at The Hartree Centre: Service Design
The third in a series of blog posts from Dave Cable, Head of Service Operations here at The Hartree Centre, gives us an introduction to service design, transition, configuration management and change management.
Diversity & Inclusion in HPC
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