Affiliated Research Institutes and Centres
McMaster University offers a unique environment in Canada, boasting access to some of the world’s leading computational resources.
Facilities, Resources, Support & Affiliated Laboratories
SHARCNET – McMaster University is a major partner in the Shared Hierarchical Academic Research Computing Network (SHARCNET), currently among the leading high-performance computing centers in the world.
Research and High-Performance Computing Support Group (RHPCS) – RHPCS supports high performance computing installations as a central part of the university infrastructure and provides various levels of computing support to the research and high-performance computing communities at McMaster.
Resource Libraries – Three libraries at McMaster University that provide world-class collections, including an extensive collection of online e-journals, covering all areas of physical sciences, mathematics and engineering include the Thode Library (Science and Engineering), Health Sciences Library and the Mills Memorial Library.
Applied and Industrial Mathematical Sciences Laboratory
Bioinformatics Research Laboratory
Neural Computation Laboratory
Affiliations and Collaborations
McMaster University features a unique collaborative environment with interdepartmental affiliations and shared resources including:
The Origins Institute conducts transdisciplinary research, runs conferences and workshops, and offers positions through a postdoctoral programme. They run a free colloquium and public lecture series and bring to campus cutting-edge researchers and world-reknowned speakers to meet with students and engage the public.
SHARCNET is among the leading high-performance computing centers in the world. It expands opportunities for faculty and students on campus and across universities to work collaboratively on research initiatives.