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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TRAINING SEMINARS

Seminars will take place on line using blackboard collaborate.

TITLE DATE(S) and VENUE

Introduction to Python Programming

Booking and Room Details Through the Learning Management System

21st April 2020 0930 - 12.30

5th May 2020 0930- 13.00

19 May 2020 0930- 13.00

2 June 2020 0930- 13.00

Introduction to Linux

Booking and Room Details Through the Learning Management System

29 April 2020 13.00-16.00

27 May 2020 0930- 12.30

Intermediate Python Programming

Booking and Room Details Through the Learning Management System

7 May 2020 0930- 12.30

21 May 2020 0930- 12.30

4 June 2020 0930- 12.30

Advanced Python Programming - Object Oriented Programming

Booking and Room Details Through the Learning Management System

12 May 2020 0930- 12.30

26 May 2020 0930- 12.30

9 June 2020 0930- 12.30

Introduction to Matlab

Booking and Room Details Through the Learning Management System

7 May 2020 0930- 12.30

21 May 2020 0930- 12.30

4 June 2020 0930- 12.30

18 June 2020 0930- 12.30

Introduction to Running Software on the HPC

Booking and Room Details Through the Learning Management System

10 June 2020 0930- 12.30

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

TBA

TBA

TBA

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

TBA

TBA

TBA

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

TBA

Getting Data into SPSS
(Times: 2.00pm - 4.00pm ) Venue: IC 4.02

TBA

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

TBA

Help I need to use R
(Times: 2.00pm - 4.00pm ) Venue: CC108

TBA

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

TBA


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 T Services Training Room 108, Computer Centre Unix Operating System
Thursday, 17 October 2019, 9:30-12:30 T Services Training Room 108, Computer Centre Shell Script Programming
Tuesday, 22 October 2019, 9:30-12:30 T Services Training Room 108, Computer Centre Shell Script Programming
Thursday, 24 October 2019, 9:30-12:30 T Services Training Room 108, Computer Centre

Using SLURM

Thursday, 31 October 2019, 9:30-12:30 nformation 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 nformation Commons 4.02 Scopes, Procedures, Modules
Friday 29 Nov 2019, 9:00-12:00 T Services 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 13 Feb 2020, 9:00-12:00 Computer Room G39A, Hicks Building, Hounsfield Road C/C++

CIC6007 - MATLAB Application Programming

Link to CIC6007 Course Material

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

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

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

Overview of Matlab and Programming

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

Better matlab, debugging, profiling improving performance

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

Computer Centre, Hounsfield Road, Training Room 108

Visualisation with Matlab


CIC6010 Introduction to Programming using Python

Link to Course material

Date/Time Location Topic
Tuesday, 14 January,2020, 0930:1200 Firth Court Pool Computer Room Python
Thursday, 16 January,2020, 0930:1200 Firth Court Pool Computer Room Python
Friday, 17 January,2020, 0930:1200 Firth Court Pool Computer Room Python
Wednesday, 22 January,2020, 0930:1200 Firth Court Pool Computer Room Python

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.