Introduction to HPC

This YCRC Bootcamp is a two-hour introductory course on using Yale’s High Performance Computing (HPC) resources. This course is taught by YCRC members and covers the basics:

  • Accessing the HPC clusters
  • Running batch jobs
  • Accessing and managing files
  • Basic parallel computing

No previous experience with HPC is necessary. Registration is required and free.

Upcoming Sessions

Course Materials

The presentation and supporting examples are in a github repository here: You can either clone the repo or download it as a zip file.

Additional Information

The YCRC can also offer customized training for departments and labs. Please contact us at for information on customized training.