When this facility was started in the 1990s, it became known as the Texas A&M Supercomputing Facility. This title remained until 2014 when the facility was renamed to Texas A&M High Performance Research Computing under the Division of Research. This title is still in use.
Texas A&M HPRC has hosted a wide variety of clusters, all varying in size and performance. A list of every cluster used by HPRC throughout its existence can be found at the cluster history page.
Dr. Honggao Liu is the current director of Texas A&M High Performance Research Computing.
History of HPRC Leadership
- Bahram Nassersharif (Manager: Michael Bolton), 1989 - 1993
- Dave Safford, Director: 1993 - 1997
- Khalid Sarwar Warraich, Associate Director: 1997 - 2000
- Spiros Vellas, Associate Director: 2000 - Jan 2016
- Honggao Liu, Director: Jan 2016 - Present
References and Documents
- SC home page on Internet Archive (archive.org)
- Oldest SC home page captured: Jan. 5, 1997 (archive.org)
- A Commemorative Look: 20 Years Empowering Research & Discovery (from our User Meeting in 2009)