The ARC team are heavily involved in 3 special interest networks on campus that have regular meetings. These have currently taken the place of the lunch time user group meetings. If you have an idea for a meeting or event that would be useful to ARC users please let us know and we will do what we can to help.


  1. The ARC user group which is led by Dr Jon Summers
  2. Visualization Network – to join the mailing list go to
  3. RSE Leeds – RSE is the term used to identify any one who develops or supports the use software for research. To join the mailing list go to
  4. Women in HPC Leeds hub – a local hub of an internationally recognized network that aims to improve the gender balance (and the balance of under-represented groups generally) in the field of HPC. To join the mailing list go to