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NERSC Technical Documentation

National Energy Research Scientific Computing (NERSC) provides High Performance Computing (HPC) and Storage facilities and support for research sponsored by, and of interest to, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science (SC).

Top documentation pages

Computing Resources

  • Perlmutter - A Cray EX system with AMD EPYC CPUs and NVIDIA A100 GPUs

Other NERSC web pages

  • NERSC Home page - NERSC news and information
  • MOTD - Live status of NERSC services
  • MyNERSC - Interactive content
  • Help Portal - Open support tickets, make resource requests
  • Jupyter - Access NERSC with interactive notebooks and more
  • Iris - NERSC account management


The NERSC Users Group (NUG) is an independent organization of users of NERSC resources.

All users are welcome to join the NUG Slack workspace.

NERSC welcomes your contributions

This project is hosted on GitLab and your contributions are welcome!