Hacking Fluids Around Structures on GPUs in Sheffield

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Ian Hinder, Research Software Engineer (RSE) from Research IT recently attended a GPU Hackathon at the University of Sheffield. In this blog post he explains the outcomes of the event and the benefits of having research software engineers involved in research projects.

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macOS Catalina Upgrade

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This month’s Top Tip article comes from Ian Cottam and Ian Hinder, two Research Software Engineers from Research IT.  They advise caution regarding the September 2019 major update to Apple’s macOS – macOS “Catalina” (10.15 as a version number).

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Changes in Research IT Leadership

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Our Research IT function is a key partner for many of the University’s research community and has never been in such high demand.  In fact the demand has increased by around 75% over the last two years!

Angus Hearmon, as our Head of Research IT, has also seen his remit grow. To continue to meet demand appropriately, it has been decided to split the responsibilities of the Head of Research IT in to two roles.

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