Information for new LAMOS group members

Andreas Hilboll, 24 Oct 2018, News


Setting up your IT account(s)

Your IUP-Bremen account

First you will need to apply for a user account at IUP-Bremen, i.e., with the central IT department of the Institute of Environmental Physics. There is a form to be filled out for that. Please use LAMOS as your working group. Please ask us for your phone and room numbers.

After filling out the form, please put it into the white letter box which you can find in room U3025.

You will receive an e-mail from IUP system administration once your account has been created. Your account will include access to the IUP-Bremen IT infrastructure, and an e-mail address At this e-mail address you will receive news about things going on at IUP-Bremen.

Your LAMOS-Bremen accounts

Next, you can apply for user accounts for the LAMOS group IT resources, mostly our HPC cluster Aether and our local server LAMOS1.

In order to apply, please send an e-mail to lamos_it (Click - needs JavaScript) , giving the following information:

Our system administrator Marius Dan will send you your login data via e-mail.


A note about e-mail addresses

We strongly recommend you use your e-mail address for communication (and not the one, which you created above). However, since it is important you read the e-mail arriving at your address, we recommend you forward all e-mail arriving there to your account. You can set up the e-mail forwarding at (link only works from within the IUP-Bremen network).

LAMOS mailing lists

We use several mailing lists in the LAMOS group, notably lamos_science and lamos_all. We need to explicitly invite you to join these lists. Please send an e-mail from your address to Mihalis Vrekoussis (Click - needs JavaScript), asking to be included in these two mailing lists.


LAMOS website

You will be listed as a group member on the LAMOS website (on the members page). If you want your real photo to appear there, please send it to lamos_it (Click - needs JavaScript).

IUP website

Note: This section does not apply to M.Sc. and B.Sc. students.

You will also be listed as a member of IUP-Bremen, on the IUP members page. Please send the following to the IUP administration (Click - needs JavaScript):

Physical access

Opening hours

The NW1 building is open Mon-Fri 6-22 hrs. If you want to access the building outside those hours, you can use your magnetic access card (see below) on the back entrance.

Keys to your office

You will get keys to the LAMOS offices and a magnetic access card so that you can come and go as you like. Please write an e-mail to Petra Renken (Click - needs JavaScript) and ask her to prepare the necessary forms.

Once you picked up the signed forms from Petra, you can go pick up the key(s) on the ground floor of the S building (room S0130, close to the main staircase, called Schl├╝sselausgabe) on Wednesdays between 13:00 and 14:00.