​​Scientific Computing Department Strategy 2017-2021
08 May 2017



​Our mission is fully aligned to support and enable the STFC Corporate Strategy and the STFC e-infrastructure Strategy.

​​Scientific Computing Department Strategy 2017-2021



The Scientific Computing Department fulfils its mission by:

  • Designing, deploying and operating large and complex computing and data systems
  • Supporting the research life-cycle by extracting insights and value from data
  • ​Creating algorithms and software to exploit future research computing infrastructure
  • Providing cross-domain expertise to develop, innovate, and sustain software, and related digital assets for research 
  • Leading and participating in the national and international collaborations working to achieve these aims ​
  • Committing to STFC’s corporate theme of Inspiring and engaging to deliver a vibrant programme of public engagement.
  • Actively supporting and contributing to the developing skills agenda in Scientific Computing​

More details about how SCD will achieve its mission is outlined in the Scientific Computing Department Strategy 2017-2021​​

Contact: Griffin, Tom (STFC,RAL,SC)