Quantum Espresso 6.3 available on Owens

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 3:15pm

Quantum Espresso 6.3 has been installed on Owens; usage is via the module espresso/6.3. For information on available executables and installation details see the software page for Quantum Espresso or the output of the respective module help command, e.g.: module help espresso/6.3.  Note that packages WEST were not installed because they are not available with 6.3.

Individual Menu

Manage your profile

On the Profile page you can maintain your contact information and CV. Principal Investigators can maintain publications and funding awards for use with project allocations.

  1. Click ‘Edit Profile’ from the dropdown menu of your name:

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A downtime for all HPC systems is scheduled from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018. The downtime will affect the Oakley, Ruby and Owens Clusters, web portals and HPC file servers. Login services, including my.osc.edu, and access to storage will not be available during this time. In preparation for the downtime, the batch scheduler will begin holding jobs that cannot be completed before 7 a.m., Oct. 23, 2018.

Project Menu

When you log into our Client Portal, you will see ‘Project’ Menu, where you will see different options based on your user role. To check your user role, please refer to ‘Manage your profile’ section.


For any eligible principle investigator, you can

  • Apply for a new academic/commercial project
  • Do self-service project administration, such as managing user accounts under a project, viewing and renewing your projects, and viewing your allocations and usage
  • Generate reports of your projects and allocations



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