Lab Information

Welcome to the SCCN Lab Information section of the web site. We hope that many of your questions will be answered within these pages. If there is something you can't find here, we can add it! Send suggestions through our contact form.

Use the menu above or search the links below to find what you are looking for.

Computing Resources

Computer Account – Details on your SCCN and UC San Diego computer accounts and how to reset your passwords.
Antivirus Software – Required for all computers connected to the UCSD network.
Calendars – Information on our internal Google calendars.
Computing Clusters – Information on how to use our computing servers at SCCN.
Data Storage – Information on how to access and where to store data while you are at SCCN.
Email – Details on your UCSD mail account and alternatives to using UCSD's mail.
MATLAB – Details on our internal MATLAB setup.
Remote Access – Guide for connecting to our x2go remote desktop server.
Personal Computer – Information on connecting your computer to the UCSD network and accessing our data from your own laptop or other personal device.
Printing – Printer setup guides for the SCCN and INC printers.
Workstations – Details about your workstation, including your chair.

Experiment Procedures

Details for all things related to running your own experiments in the SCCN lab.


This is our current journal subscription list. This is somewhat obsolete since most journals are now online and available from within the UC San Diego Library system.

Lab Equipment

Information on our lab equipment available to you for running experiments in the SCCN lab.

SCCN Community

SCCN collaborates with many other labs and departments on the UC San Diego campus.

Visitor Information

Resources for visiting scholars and guests of SCCN who might want to venture out into the San Diego County wilderness.