Introduction to Python

This workshop is a two-hour introductory course on Python, a modern, interpreted scripting language that is easy to learn, and allows you to quickly automate tasks. The course will cover:

  • Basic Python syntax and data types
  • Basic tasks like reading and writing files
  • Using Python modules for additional functionality
  • Walk-through examples of useful Python scripting for HPC
  • Anaconda python and the Jupyter notebook

The course will be taught by YCRC member Rob Bjornson Ph.D., Senior Research Scientist.
Note: This is not a hands-on course. Registration is required and free.

Upcoming Sessions

  • Tue., Feb. 25, 2020, 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Course materials