CSC's free webinars

Are you wondering how to use Python, R or Matlab in CSC servers or how to analyze your RNA-seq data on Chipster software?
CSC offers free webinars on a monthly basis. See the list of webinars here.

You can also view all the recordings in our YouTube channel when most convenient for you.

12.11. - 14.11.

Introduction to Python GIS

November 2018

Learn to use Python for spatial analysis and data management.

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Courses and workshops
Programming
2018
python gis spatial data analysis
19.11.

Using CSC Services

November 2018

This half-day seminar is meant for the state research institutes. It gives a general overview of CSC services together with a hands-on introduction on getting access to CSC resources and using CSC computing servers.

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Computing Platforms
Courses and workshops
Seminars and conferences
2018
taito pouta cloud
19.11. - 20.11.

Analysing large datasets with Apache Spark

November 2018

Spark is a high-performance distributed computing framework, which allows to tackle big-data problems by distributing the workload across a cluster of machines. This two day course addresses the technical architecture and use cases of Spark, writing Spark code using Python, and using Spark's machine learning library to perform ML based tasks.

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Courses and workshops
Programming
Methods & Software
2018
data software programming
20.11.

Webinar: Performance optimization of scientific software III: Improving application scaling

November 2018

The reason for doing high-performance computing is, well, high performance - but is your application as good as it can get, in terms of performance? Watch this webinar series and you will have an answer to that - hopefully together with some ideas on how to improve the observed shortcomings. In the last part, we will talk about some algorithmic considerations and MPI programming practices for improving parallel scalability of MPI-parallel applications.

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Webinars
High-Performance Computing
2018
sisu hpc webinar
21.11.

Pouta Cloud Course

November 2018

This course gives you a practical introduction for using CSC's cloud services Pouta.

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Courses and workshops
2018
27.11. - 28.11.

Schrödinger Maestro Hands-on workshop

November 2018

Get an introduction to power usage of the Schrödinger Maestro molecular modeling suite and the Materials Suite including hands-on training.

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Courses and workshops
Methods & Software
2018
bioinformatics chemistry software
29.11.

Scientific visualization with Blender

November 2018

Blender is free and open source 3D creation suite, that supports the entire 3D pipeline. Many aspects of Blender will be demoed, depending on the interests of the participants. The focus will be on rendering imported meshes, and creating geometry.

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Courses and workshops
Methods & Software
2018
visualization blender
3.12. - 4.12.

Python for Biosciences

December 2018

Introduction to Python programming form the perspective of bioscience.

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Courses and workshops
Programming
2018
bioinformatics tess biopython
10.12.

CellSim3D workshop

December 2018

The CellSim3D code is an in-house code at CSC, jointly developed with ÅA and Univ. Eindhoven. The code simulates growth of biological tissue via a mechanical description of cell division. The workshop is a training and start-up event for the usage of the code.

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Courses and workshops
Methods & Software
2018
12.12. - 14.12.

GPU Programming with CUDA

December 2018

This course gives a basic introduction to writing GPU applications using CUDA. Building on this, performance tools and how to write efficient CUDA code are discussed. Finally multi-GPU programming both within a node and between nodes, as well as new CUDA features will be presented.

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Courses and workshops
Programming
High-Performance Computing
2018
cuda gpu
18.12.

Protein Modeling with Discovery Studio

December 2018

Introduction to Discovery Studio protein modeling program,

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Computing Platforms
Courses and workshops
Methods & Software
2018
bioinformatics chemistry tess
14.3. - 15.3.

Bioweek: Single cell RNA-seq data analysis using Chipster

March 2019

This introductory course covers single cell RNA-seq data analysis methods, tools and file formats. The free and user-friendly Chipster software is used in the exercises, and the course is thus suitable for everybody.

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Courses and workshops
Methods & Software
2019
bioinformatics chipster rna-seq tess bioweek
19.3. - 22.3.

Spring School in Computational Chemistry 2019

March 2019

This event provides a comprehensive, tutorial-style, hands-on, introductory and intermediate-level treatment to the essential ingredients for molecular modeling and computational chemistry using modern supercomputers. Standard approaches such as classical and ab initio molecular dynamics, electronic structure models as well as several more special topics are explained and exemplified by prominent researchers in the field.

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Courses and workshops
Methods & Software
2019
turbomole chemistry gromacs visualization software notebooks machine learning
25.3.

Introduction to Proteomics

March 2019

Proteomics is a systems biology approach to study the entire protein complement of a cell, tissue, or organism. This large-scale study of proteins is increasingly popular in post genomics era and has found its widespread applications in fields including drug discovery, cardiovascular research, and nutrition research, just to name a few. This course will provide both theoretical and practical training at the introductory level. Participants will learn the principles of current methodologies and apply bioinformatics tools for data analysis.

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Courses and workshops
Methods & Software
High-Performance Computing
2019
bioinformatics tess