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We enable computational research and education in the state of North Dakota

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Center for Computationally Assisted Science and Technology

What is CCAST?

The Center for Computationally Assisted Science and Technology (CCAST; pronounced "c-cast") provides advanced cyberinfrastructure for computational research and education at NDSU and beyond. CCAST develops, manages, brokers, and operates high-performance, cloud, and interactive computing resources, and educates researchers on proper and efficient use of the resources and on other topics of interest to the computational science and engineering community. CCAST continually works to enhance NDSU's capabilities and competitive edge in disciplines and research that rely on advanced computing.

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CCAST Resources

  • High-performance computing clusters
  • Researcher-owned compute and storage units
  • Permanent and scratch data storage
  • Fast data transfer via Globus and ScienceDMZ
  • Training in advanced research computing and related topics
  • Consulting and computational workflow development
  • Proposal writing assistance


Physical/Delivery Address:
1805 NDSU Research Park Drive N
Fargo, ND 58102

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 6050 Dept. 4540
Fargo, ND 58108-6050


Phone: (701) 231-5184
Email: ndsu.ccast.support@ndsu.edu

Office Hours

Virtual Office Hours (via Zoom):
Wednesdays, 3:00-4:00 PM
Zoom link (if prompted,
click "Sign in to Join" and then click "SSO")

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