Training Timetables

FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2019/20

Please direct all email enquiries relating to these courses to research-it@sheffield.ac.uk

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DOCTORAL DEVELOPMENT MODULES

CIC6001 Introduction to High Performance Computing & Grid Computing

Link to CIC6001 Training Material

Date/Time Location Topic
Thursday,  10   October 2019,  9:30-12:30 CICS Training Room 108, Computer Centre Unix Operating System
Thursday, 17 October 2019,  9:30-12:30 CICS Training Room 108, Computer Centre Shell Script Programming
Tuesday,    22 October 2019,  9:30-12:30 CICS Training Room 108, Computer Centre Shell Script Programming
Thursday  ,   24 October 2019,  9:30-12:30 CICS Training Room 108, Computer Centre

Using SLURM

Thursday  ,   31 October 2019,  9:30-12:30 Information Commons Room 3.02

Running your applicaions using SLURM



CIC6005 - Fortran Programming

Date/Time Location Topic
Monday 25 Nov 2019, 9:00-12:00 Hicks G39a Variables, Simple I/O,Loops
Tuesday 26 Nov 2019, 9:00-12:00 Hicks G25 More types,Decisions,Arrays
Thursday 28 Nov 2019, 9:00-12:00 Information Commons 4.02 Scopes, Procedures,Modules
Friday 29 Nov 2019, 9:00-12:00 CICS Computer Centre 108 File handling, Pointers 
Monday 2 Dec 2019, 9:00-12:00 Hicks G39a Structured prog.,NAG Library

CIC6006 - C/C++ Programming

Date/Time Location   Topic      
Tues 28 Jan 2020, 9:30-12:30 Computer Centre, Hounsfield Road, Training Room 108     C/C++
Thur 30 Jan 2020, 9:30-12:30 Computer Centre, Hounsfield Road, Training Room 108     C/C++
Tues 4 Feb 2020, 9:30-12:30 Computer Centre, Hounsfield Road, Training Room 108     C/C++
Thur 6 Feb 2020, 9:30-12:30 Computer Centre, Hounsfield Road, Training Room 108     C/C++
Tues 11 Feb 2020, 9:30-12:30 Computer Centre, Hounsfield Road, Training Room 108     C/C++

CIC6007  - MATLAB Application Programming

Date/Time Location   Topic      
Tuesday 26th Nov 2019, 9:30-12:30 Computer Centre, Hounsfield Road, Training Room 108

Overview of Matlab and Programming

Thursday 28 Nov 2019, 9:30-12:30 Computer Centre, Hounsfield Road, Training Room 108

Better Matlab - debugging and improving performance

Tuesday 3 Dec 2019, 9:00-12:00 Computer Centre, Hounsfield Road, Training Room 108

Testing and Developing- Robust code with Matlab

Thursday 5 Dec 2019, 9:00-12:00 Computer Centre, Hounsfield Road, Training Room 108

 Visualisation with Matlab

Tuesday 10 Dec 2019, 9:30-12:30

Computer Centre, Hounsfield Road, Training Room 108

GUI Building


CIC6010 Introduction to  Programming using Python                     

Date/Time Location Topic
Tuesday, 14 January,2020, 0900:1200 Firth Court Pool Computer Room Python
Thursday, 16 January,2020, 0900:1200 Firth Court Pool Computer Room Python
Friday, 17 January,2020, 0900:1200 Firth Court Pool Computer Room Python
Wednesday, 22 January,2020, 0900:1200 Firth Court Pool Computer Room Python


TRAINING SEMINARS

Seminars take place in the following training rooms please note the abbreviations below

  • IC 3.02 is Information Commons Room 3.02
  • IC 4.02 is Information Commons Room 4.02
  • CC108 is Room 108 in the Computing Centre
TITLE DATE(S) and VENUE

First Steps with NVIVO

(Times:  2.00pm -  4.00pm )

17/10/2019 IC 3.02

14/11/2019 IC 3.02

06/02/2020 IC 3.02

Next Steps with NVIVO
(Times: 2.00pm - 4.00pm )

31/10/2017 CC 108

28/11/2019 CC 108

20/02/2020 CC 108

NVIVO Cafe
Times: 2.00pm - 4.00pm 
All sessions in CC108;

17/09/2019

08/10/2019

05/11/2019

10/12/2019

21/01/2020

18/02/2020

24/02/2020

28/04/2020

19/05/202

09/06/2020

07/07/2020

Getting Data into SPSS
(Times: 2.00pm - 4.00pm ) Venue: IC 4.02
10/3/2020

Simple Graphs and Stats
with SPSS
(Times: 2.00pm - 4.00pm ) Venue: IC 4.02

17/3/2020         
Help I need to use R
(Times: 2.00pm - 4.00pm ) Venue: CC108
 5/12/2019

R - Commander
(Times: 2.00pm - 4.00pm ) Venue: CC108

 30/1/2020

Introduction to Python Programming

Booking and Room Details Through the Learning Management System

24 September 2019 - 13.00

8 October 2019 - 13.00

5 November 2019 - 13.00

3 December 2019 - 13.00

Intermediate Python Programming

Booking and Room Details Through the Learning Management System

26 September 2019 - 13.00

15 October 2019 - 13.00

12 November 2019 - 13.00

10 December 2019 - 13.00

Advanced Python Programming - Object Oriented Programming

Booking and Room Details Through the Learning Management System

22 October 2019 - 13.00

19 November 2019 - 13.00

17 December 2019 - 13.00

High Performance Computing Consultation

Booking and Room Details Through the Learning Management System

10 October 2019 - 13.00

24 October 2019 - 13.00

7 November 2019 - 13.00

21 November 2019 - 13.00

Programming and Software Development Consultation

Booking and Room Details Through the Learning Management System

17 October 2019 - 13.00

31 October 2019 - 13.00

14 November 2019 - 13.00

Introduction to Linux

Booking and Room Details Through the Learning Management System

25 September 2019 - 13.00

29 October 2019 - 13.00

16 December 2019 - 13.00

Introduction to Running Software and Accessing HPC Resources

Booking and Room Details Through the Learning Management System

30 October 2019 - 12.00

18 November 2019 - 12.00

Introduction to MATLAB  TO BE ANNOUNCED, Computer Centre

PROFESSIONAL SEMINARS

From time to time we organize professional seminars presented by external academic and research bodies and software vendors.

Last academic year's schedule included seminars on OpenMP,  MPI and CUDA programming as well as MATLAB workshop. 

NAG Course on Introduction to Parallel Programming with MPI  

Date/Time Location Topic Registration
TBA TBA MPI Programming TBA


Full details and dates of upcoming events will be announced via the HPC NEWS  pages.