The Joule Supercomputer is for use in research projects supported by NETL-ORD. Resources may be allocated to researchers from universities or other government labs at the discretion of NETL-ORD Director, provided they have NETL-ORD projects.

Gaining Access to Joule

The following information is required to gain access and make an analysis of your needs, this information should be sent to SBEUC-Access@netl.doe.gov

  • Name, affiliation, and citizenship
  • If your are ORISE who is your ORISE mentor(s)
  • Who are your supervisor(s)
  • What Field Work Proposal(s) are you supporting where you think supercomputer access is required
  • Name and brief description of the code(s) you plan to run
  • Software or harware resources you’ll need, e.g. specific compiler, number of cores
  • A brief statement of benefits to NETL

Once Access is Approved

If you are approved for access to Joule, you will receive a packet containing user credentials, login instructions, USB encryption key, and our client software which provides:

  • Remote graphical and command line access.
  • File transfer capabilitites
  • Port forwarding
  • Collaborative desktops