EECS IT Supported Systems

The EECS IT Staff maintains a number of IT systems, applications, and services for the Min H. Kao Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. For more information on how to use our services, please see the [:knowledge-base|EECS IT Knowledge Base]] and any links below.

EECS operates computer and engineering laboratories and servers in the Min H. Kao Building that are available to EECS students, faculty, and staff for instructional and research purposes. Access is restricted to users with EECS accounts.

Open access labs are available to all EECS students when not scheduled for a class. The Tesla and Hydra computer labs are open Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 5:30pm unless scheduled for a class. Please see Class Hours below. The Programming Clinic is open Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 5:30pm. The Daw and Jing Lu Family Student Organization Suite is open when the Min H. Kao Building is open.

Limited access labs are are only open during class periods with TA supervision.

Remote-only resources are only available for certain EECS courses and academic research projects.

Use of EECS resources indicates awareness of and compliance with University of Tennessee Technology Policies.

Resource Name Min H. Kao Room Type Physical Access Remote Access?
Daw and Jing Lu Family Student Organization Suite 217 Windows 24/7 no
Programming Clinic 416 Windows 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Monday - Friday
no
Tesla Lab 418 Linux (RHEL 7) 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Monday - Friday
yes
Hydra Lab 421 Linux (RHEL 7) 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Monday - Friday
yes
Digital Systems Laboratory I 224 Windows Limited no
Digital Systems Laboratory II 225 Windows Limited no
VLSI Laboratory 228 Windows Limited yes
J. Frank Pierce Electronics Laboratory 331 Windows Limited no

EECS operates a number of “virtual” labs which provide remote-only access via SSH (Linux) or Remote Desktop Protocol (Windows).

Resource Name Type
Ada Linux (RHEL 6)
VNC Lab (Virtual) Linux (RHEL 6)
RD Windows


Legend:   Tesla (Min Kao 418)   Hydra (Min Kao 421)