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WestGrid Research Computing Summer School 2020 (Online)

WestGrid Research Computing Summer School 2020 Online

Date:

Monday, May 25, 2020 to Friday, July 10, 2020

Description

This year, WestGrid is moving its Research Computing Summer School online. Courses include the following topics:

  • Bash command line
  • Introduction to High Performance Computing (HPC)
  • Introduction to programming in Julia language
  • Using Python in Jupyter notebooks
  • Creating scientific visualizations using ParaView
  • Machine Learning with PyTorch
  • Parallel programming using Chapel language
  • Gromacs simulation optimisation
  • Introduction to Singularity containers
  • Tools for data analysis in bioinformatics
  • Version control with Git
  • Introduction to databases on Compute Canada's Cedar cluster
  • Using the Compute Canada Cloud
  • Docker in your virtual machine
  • Advanced data analysis and computation with MATLAB