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Research IT Services

UCL Information Services Division,

Podium Building, 1 Eversholt Street,

London NW1 2DN

rits@ucl.ac.uk

Recent blog posts

RITS Directors Report for July

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 10:28:44 +0000

Each month we put together a report which tracks the use and performance of each of our services. July’s report is now available and you can read it in full here: https://www.ucl.ac.uk/research-it-services/docs/RITS-report-july14 Highlights for this month include: The Legion HPC service attained a new record utilisation with 193 active users out of the customer base […]

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RITS Directors Report for June

Fri, 18 Jul 2014 08:30:09 +0000

June was an excellent month for Research IT Services. We held our annual Forum event on the 17th June which was very well attended, including breakout sessions on IRIS profile creation, Research Software carpentry and a packed datacentre tour. This month was a record for the Legion service with 180 of the 750 current active […]

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The Python’s Tale

Tue, 17 Dec 2013 14:49:02 +0000

Being able to write a computer program is an incredibly useful skill for anyone to have and more and more researchers are finding that they need to learn at least the basics in order understand how their data is being treated. There are a lot of courses freely available online, where people can learn pretty […]

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Dugan Witherick

Dugan Witherick

d.witherick@ucl.ac.uk

I worked as a researcher in astrophysics for several years and have a special interest in star formation, accretion disc environments and binary systems. I've also developed e-learning courses for astronomy and delivered training in the use of software and hardware.