HPC MSU

Facilities

The HPC² facilities include two buildings, the Malcom A. Portera High Performance Computing Center (HPCC) and the Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems (CAVS) buildings, within the Thad Cochran Research, Technology, and Economic Development Park adjacent to the Mississippi State University campus in Starkville, Mississippi, and the MSU Science and Technology Center (STC) building at the NASA John C. Stennis Space Center (SSC) near Bay St. Louis, Mississippi. The HPCC building is a 71,000 square foot facility designed in an open manner to facilitate multi-disciplinary interactions and houses the organization's primary data center. The CAVS building is a 57,000 square foot facility consisting of numerous office suites, experimental laboratories housing an extensive array of equipment in support of materials, advanced power systems, and human factors research activities, as well as a small data center. The STC building at the NASA SSC is a 38,000 square foot facility consisting of office space, classroom space, and a data center. Additionally, the CAVS organization occupies a 24,000 square foot building near the Nissan manufacturing facility in Canton, MS to support Mississippi and national industries.