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2-Day Python for Scientific Computing

November 9, 2020 @ 9:00 am - November 10, 2020 @ 4:30 pm

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This free 2-day intensive virtual workshop is designed to provide a foundation of basic concepts that all programming depends on, using the general-purpose programming language, Python, as an example. There are no prerequisites and the workshop is designed for computer users from beginners to advanced; it a comprehensive, hands-on introduction to data analysis using Python that will cover topics including data types, functions, conditional statements, loops, errors and exceptions and debugging. Basic data management, version control, and command line computing are also covered as an introduction to remote high performance computing.

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Tim Norris and Cameron Riopelle

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Tim Norris, PhD, Research Data Scientist, UM Libraries
Cameron Riopelle, PhD, Head of Data Services, UM Libraries

A syllabus will be posted with preparations instructions.


Monday and Tuesday, November 9-10, 2020
9:00 AM – 4:30 PM Course Hours, Both Days (one hour break for lunch 12:00-1:00 PM)




November 9, 2020 @ 9:00 am
November 10, 2020 @ 4:30 pm
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Zoom (online)


Frost Institute for Data Science and Computing
UM Libraries

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