Parallel Programming with R

Previously recorded session (April 2020)

Parallel Programming with R is a two-hour intermediate-level course on using R for parallel computing. This course will cover:

  • Writing parallel programs using R's foreach, parallel and MPI packages, mostly focusing on foreach
  • How to run parallel R programs using Slurm on the YCRC clusters
  • How to install parallel R using Conda

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A basic understanding of R and Slurm on the HPC clusters is helpful but not required.

The course is taught by YCRC's Rob Bjornson Ph.D., Senior Research Scientist.

Upcoming Sessions:

  • None currently scheduled