College of Science
NPB 3.214
One UTSA Circle
San Antonio, TX 78249

Email: meng dot yu at utsa dot edu
Office: (210)458-4967
Fax: (210)458-4437

Lab Facilities

Server cluster and clouds

ds3512 backA sever cluster is used exclusively for security research. The cluster consists of four IBM System x3650 M3 nodes with total 48 cores, and an IBM DS3512 with 5TB storage.

The cluster is running Eucalyptus and OpenNebula cloud. More then twenty virtual servers, e.g., LDAP, DHCP, Wiki, GIT, FTP, discussion forum, etc., are running on the cluster to suport research projects.

Xilinx Virtex 5Facilities for architectual designs

We have Xilinx evaluation platform and Synopsys software to support the development and simulation of new CPU designs. We also have hardware and software to program and test BIOS.


Our lab can support various research projects of both undergraduate students and graduate students. Researchers in the lab can also access computing facilities provided by the computer science department and the university. The Computer Science Department has around 500 cores to support various computing tasks.


x3650 m3 photo

Current Projects