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Overview of the BFG queues

These are the legacy queues! You should use the NEMO queues. See Running on NEMO.

queuetime limit default time limit
express 30:00 20:00
short 5:00:00 1:00:00
medium 4-00:00:00 1:00:00


Please use the express queue ONLY for test purposes. Do not use this queue for your production jobs.


  • submit a job on queue express: sbatch -p express
  • submit a job on queue medium with a time limit of 3 hours: sbatch -p medium -t 3:00:00