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= Lab Computer =  
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== Lab Computer ==
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{{see also|Dell Precision series}}
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All TSG-supported research labs have been equipped with a [[Dell Precision T-series]] computer. You can find the exact type of your lab computer printed on the front of the case. The current models are the T3610 and T5810 and T5820, of which you can view the simplified specifications below. Consult a member of the TSG if you are not sure which computer you have been using for your past research.
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| [[File:t3610.jpg|200px|Image: 200 pixels]]
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| [[File:benq.jpg|200px|Image: 200 pixels]]
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! scope="col" style="width:250px;"| [[File:Dell T3610.jpg|200px|Image: 200 pixels]]|| [[File:Dell T3610.jpg|200px|Image: 200 pixels]]|| [[File:3640.png|100px|Image: 100 pixels]]|| [[File:T5820.png |200px|Image: 200 pixels]]
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! scope="col"| Dell Precision [[Dell_Precision_series#T3610 | T3610]]|| Dell Precision [[Dell_Precision_series#T5810 | T5810]]|| Dell Precision [[Dell_Precision_series#Precision_3640 | 3640]]|| Dell Precision [[Dell_Precision_series#Precision_5820 | 5820]]
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| CPU || Intel Quad Core (8 threads), 3.7Ghz || Intel Quad Core (8 threads), 3.49Ghz || Corei5-10600 || Intel Core i9-10900X (20 threads), 3.7Ghz
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|-
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| Memory size || 8GB || 8GB  || 32GB || 32GB
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|-
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| Graphics Card || Nvidia Geforce GTX1050 Ti, 4GB || Nvidia Geforce GTX1050 Ti, 4GB || UHD-afbeeldingen 630 || Nvidia Geforce GTX1050 Ti, 4GB or in colsultation
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|-
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| Audio || Line out, Line in || Line out, Line in || Line out || Line out, Line in
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| Network || Gigabit Ethernet || Gigabit Ethernet || 10Gigabit Ethernet || Gigabit Ethernet
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|-
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| Storage || 256GB Solid State Drive (SSD) || 256GB Solid State Drive (SSD) || 1 TB PCIe NVMe klasse 40 M.2 SSD || 512GB Solid State Drive (SSD)+ M2 512 GB PCLe NVMe
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| Optical Drive || style="background-color:#9F9;" | Yes || style="background-color:#9F9;" | Yes || style="background-color:#F99;" | No || style="background-color:#F99;" | No
 
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|}
  
== Hardware Documentation ==
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== Software ==
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{{see also|System Image}}
  
=== Dell Precision Workstation T3600 ===
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== Keyboard ==
  
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{| class="wikitable"  
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|-
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! scope="col" style="width:200px;"|
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! scope="col" style="width:200px;"| [[File:K70.jpeg|200px|Image: 200 pixels]]
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|-
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! scope="col"|
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! scope="col"| Corsair Vengeance K70
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|-
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| [[#Keyboard Layout|Keyboard Layout]] || US-International QWERTY
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| Key Switches || Cherry MX Red
 
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| CPU&nbsp;
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| Actuation Force || 45cN
| Intel Xeon Processor E5-1620 (Quad Core HT, 3.7 GHz Turbo, 10 MB)
 
 
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| Memory
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| Polling Rate || 1000Hz
| 8 GB (4 x 2 GB) 1.600 MHz non-ECC DDR3-memory
 
 
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| Harddisk&nbsp;
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| Chassis || Black anodized aluminum
| Harddisk Western Digital 250 GB 3,5" Seriële ATA-hard disk (7.200 rpm)&nbsp;
 
 
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| Optical Drive
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| USB Pass-through || style="background-color:#9F9;" | Yes (USB 2.0)
| 8x Slimline DVD-ROM Drive,&nbsp;DVD+/- RW. (5.25)&nbsp;
 
 
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| Chipset
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| Multimedia Controls || style="background-color:#9F9;" | Yes
| Intel C600 series chipset<br/>
 
 
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| Audio
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| Backlight || style="background-color:#9F9;" | Yes, [[keyboard|can be switched on/off per key]]. Red
| Integrated&nbsp;Realtek ALC269Q High Definition Audio
 
 
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| Network Controller
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| Win Lock || style="background-color:#9F9;" | Yes
| Integrated Intel 82579
 
 
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|-
| PSU&nbsp;
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! Test Results
| 80PLUS 635watt Power Supply<br/>
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! scope="row" colspan="1"|
 
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| Storage Controller&nbsp;
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| Button response time || 1ms
| PERC H310 SATA/SAS-controller
 
 
|-
 
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| Warranty&nbsp;
 
| 3 Year Next Business Day<br/>
 
 
|}
 
|}
  
=== Dell Precision Workstation T3610 ===
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Please see our [[keyboard]] page for detailed information about using the keyboard backlight for experiments.
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===Keyboard Layout===
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The keyboard mapping in Windows is set to United States-International. Installed languages are Dutch and English, the default is Dutch. To switch between languages or keyboard mappings, click the 'language and keyboard' icon in the tray and choose the option that you prefer.
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[[File:ChooseLanguageSettings.png|thumb|none]]
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NOTE: one thing you should keep in mind is the fact that, when you change the active keyboard input language, this is done for the application which is currently opened. If you open another application, the input language used is the default one and you will have to switch it again.
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Special characters: press " followed by a, e, i, o, or u to get ä, ë, ï, ö, ü<br/>
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Press ' followed by a, e, i, o, or u to get á, é, í, ó, ú.<br/>
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Press ` followed by a, e, i, o, or u to get à, è, ì, ò, ù.<br/>
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Press ^ followed by a, e, i, o, or u to get â, ê, î, ô, û.<br/>
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Press ' followed by c to get ç.<br/>
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Press ~ followed by n to get ñ.<br/>
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Pressing ", ', `, ^ or ~ followed by spacebar will result in a single ", ', `, ^ or ~. Most likely, you can just continue typing: if the next character doesn't exist with an accent character, ", ', `, ^ or ~ will preceed the next character; for example pressing ' followed by s will result in the expected 's.<br/>
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Press and hold AltGr (right Alt on our lab keyboard), then press s, and you will get ß as result.<br/>
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Tip: if you think it is annoying that a single press on ' or " does not result in the character, think that you probably also need a ' or a " at the end of a string. Then, press ', or " twice to get double quotationmarks. Then use the left arrow to move the carret between the quotation marks and type the string between the quotation marks.
  
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== Mouse ==
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| CPU&nbsp;
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! scope="col" style="width:200px;"|  
| Intel Xeon Processor E5-1620 v2 (Quad Core HT, 3.7 GHz Turbo, 10 MB)
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! scope="col" style="width:200px;"| [[File:G500s.jpg|100px|Image: 100 pixels]]
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! scope="col" style="width:200px;"| [[File:G700s.jpg|100px|Image: 100 pixels]]
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! scope="col" style="width:200px;"| [[File:G203.JPG|100px|Image: 100 pixels]]
 
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| Memory
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! scope="col"|  
| 8 GB (4 x 2 GB) 1.600 MHz non-ECC DDR3-memory
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! scope="col"| Logitech G500S
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! scope="col"| Logitech G700S
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! scope="col"| Logitech G203
 
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| Harddisk&nbsp;
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! Features
| Lite-On 256GB 2.5inch SATA Solid State Drive<br/>
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! scope="row" colspan="3"|
 
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| Optical Drive
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| Handedness || Right || Right || Ambidextrous
| 8x Slimline DVD+/-RW Drive
 
 
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| Chipset
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| Weight (g) || 121 || 153 || 85
| Intel C602 series chipset<br/>
 
 
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| Audio
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! Connection
| Integrated&nbsp;Realtek ALC269Q High Definition Audio
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! scope="row" colspan="3"|
 
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| PSU&nbsp;
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| Wireless || style="background-color:#F99;" | No || style="background-color:#9F9;" | Yes (Wire optional) || style="background-color:#F99;" | No
| 80PLUS 635watt Power Supply<br/>
 
 
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| Storage Controller&nbsp;
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| Cable Length / Wireless Range (m) || 2.0 || 10.0 || 2.1
| <div>Integrated Intel AHCI chipset SATA controller (2 x 6Gb/s, 4 x 3.0Gb/s) - SW RAID 0<span style="font-size: 12px;">/1/5/10</span></div>
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| Interface || USB 2.0 || 2.4GHz RF, USB 2.0 || USB 2.0
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! Tracking
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! scope="row" colspan="3"|
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| Tracking Technology || Laser || Laser || Laser
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| Resolution || 200 - 8200 dpi (127-3.1 μm) || 200 - 8200 dpi (127-3.1 μm) ||  200 - 8000 dpi
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| Image Processing (Mpix/s) || 12 || 12 ||
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| Max. Acceleration (g) || 30 || 30 || >25
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| Max. Velocity (m/s) || 4.19 || 4.19 || >5
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! Responsiveness
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! scope="row" colspan="3"|
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|-
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| USB Data Format (bits/axis) || 16 || 16 || 16
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| Polling Rate (Hz) || 1000 || 1000 || 1000
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| Sleep Mode || Disabled || Disabled || Disabled
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! Glide
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! scope="row" colspan="3"|
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| Coefficient of Friction, Dynamic (μ) || 0.09 || 0.09 ||
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| Coefficient of Friction, Static (μ) || 0.14 || 0.09 ||
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| Max. Tuning Weight (g) || 27 || 27 ||
 
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| Warranty&nbsp;
 
| 3 Year Next Business Day
 
 
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== Software Documentation ==
 
Find the hardware design here
 

Latest revision as of 15:44, 10 February 2021

Lab computer
Cubicle bsi 01.png
Typical lab setup

Lab Computer

All TSG-supported research labs have been equipped with a Dell Precision T-series computer. You can find the exact type of your lab computer printed on the front of the case. The current models are the T3610 and T5810 and T5820, of which you can view the simplified specifications below. Consult a member of the TSG if you are not sure which computer you have been using for your past research.

Image: 200 pixels Image: 200 pixels Image: 100 pixels Image: 200 pixels
Dell Precision T3610 Dell Precision T5810 Dell Precision 3640 Dell Precision 5820
CPU Intel Quad Core (8 threads), 3.7Ghz Intel Quad Core (8 threads), 3.49Ghz Corei5-10600 Intel Core i9-10900X (20 threads), 3.7Ghz
Memory size 8GB 8GB 32GB 32GB
Graphics Card Nvidia Geforce GTX1050 Ti, 4GB Nvidia Geforce GTX1050 Ti, 4GB UHD-afbeeldingen 630 Nvidia Geforce GTX1050 Ti, 4GB or in colsultation
Audio Line out, Line in Line out, Line in Line out Line out, Line in
Network Gigabit Ethernet Gigabit Ethernet 10Gigabit Ethernet Gigabit Ethernet
Storage 256GB Solid State Drive (SSD) 256GB Solid State Drive (SSD) 1 TB PCIe NVMe klasse 40 M.2 SSD 512GB Solid State Drive (SSD)+ M2 512 GB PCLe NVMe
Optical Drive Yes Yes No No

Software

See also: System Image

Keyboard

Image: 200 pixels
Corsair Vengeance K70
Keyboard Layout US-International QWERTY
Key Switches Cherry MX Red
Actuation Force 45cN
Polling Rate 1000Hz
Chassis Black anodized aluminum
USB Pass-through Yes (USB 2.0)
Multimedia Controls Yes
Backlight Yes, can be switched on/off per key. Red
Win Lock Yes
Test Results
Button response time 1ms

Please see our keyboard page for detailed information about using the keyboard backlight for experiments.


Keyboard Layout

The keyboard mapping in Windows is set to United States-International. Installed languages are Dutch and English, the default is Dutch. To switch between languages or keyboard mappings, click the 'language and keyboard' icon in the tray and choose the option that you prefer.

ChooseLanguageSettings.png


NOTE: one thing you should keep in mind is the fact that, when you change the active keyboard input language, this is done for the application which is currently opened. If you open another application, the input language used is the default one and you will have to switch it again.

Special characters: press " followed by a, e, i, o, or u to get ä, ë, ï, ö, ü
Press ' followed by a, e, i, o, or u to get á, é, í, ó, ú.
Press ` followed by a, e, i, o, or u to get à, è, ì, ò, ù.
Press ^ followed by a, e, i, o, or u to get â, ê, î, ô, û.
Press ' followed by c to get ç.
Press ~ followed by n to get ñ.
Pressing ", ', `, ^ or ~ followed by spacebar will result in a single ", ', `, ^ or ~. Most likely, you can just continue typing: if the next character doesn't exist with an accent character, ", ', `, ^ or ~ will preceed the next character; for example pressing ' followed by s will result in the expected 's.

Press and hold AltGr (right Alt on our lab keyboard), then press s, and you will get ß as result.

Tip: if you think it is annoying that a single press on ' or " does not result in the character, think that you probably also need a ' or a " at the end of a string. Then, press ', or " twice to get double quotationmarks. Then use the left arrow to move the carret between the quotation marks and type the string between the quotation marks.

Mouse

Image: 100 pixels Image: 100 pixels Image: 100 pixels
Logitech G500S Logitech G700S Logitech G203
Features
Handedness Right Right Ambidextrous
Weight (g) 121 153 85
Connection
Wireless No Yes (Wire optional) No
Cable Length / Wireless Range (m) 2.0 10.0 2.1
Interface USB 2.0 2.4GHz RF, USB 2.0 USB 2.0
Tracking
Tracking Technology Laser Laser Laser
Resolution 200 - 8200 dpi (127-3.1 μm) 200 - 8200 dpi (127-3.1 μm) 200 - 8000 dpi
Image Processing (Mpix/s) 12 12
Max. Acceleration (g) 30 30 >25
Max. Velocity (m/s) 4.19 4.19 >5
Responsiveness
USB Data Format (bits/axis) 16 16 16
Polling Rate (Hz) 1000 1000 1000
Sleep Mode Disabled Disabled Disabled
Glide
Coefficient of Friction, Dynamic (μ) 0.09 0.09
Coefficient of Friction, Static (μ) 0.14 0.09
Max. Tuning Weight (g) 27 27