Research Computing Staff are part of Information Technology Services (ITS) located in 2 Ell Hall (behind the NEU bookstore), 360 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115.

The best way to contact the staff is via Service Now.  Use Service Now to open a ticket.

Research Computing email is:

This will reach: Handan Liu (Research Computing Associate, ITS), Boris Yazlovitsky (HPC Systems Administrator, ITS), Gaurang Davda (Graduate Student Assistant), Jiali Cheng (Graduate Student Assistant), and other systems administrators.

Your email will be reviewed and the most appropriate person will contact you right away.

If you have equipment that you want to locate at MGHPCC and have it managed by ITS Research Computing please fill in the questionnaire/checklist downloaded from here and email it to We will then evaluate the feasibility and costs (if any) involved and will contact you within two business days to provide a solution.

To cite Information Technology Services – Research Computing at Northeastern University the following is suggested at a minimum:

“The authors acknowledge Information Technology Services, Research Computing at Northeastern University for providing high performance computing and storage, related software, visualization, and consulting resources that have contributed to the research results reported within this paper. URL”

For a summary of the Discovery Cluster configuration go here.

Thank you – The Research Computing Team.