Biopython2017 - Training
|Date:||27.11.2017 9:00 - 28.11.2017 17:00|
|Location details:||The event is organised at the CSC Training Facilities located in the premises of CSC at Keilaranta 14, Espoo, Finland. The best way to reach us is by public transportation; more detailed travel tips are available.|
Jyry Suvilehto (CSC)
Janne Ravantti (University of Helsinki)
|The fee covers all materials, lunches as well as morning and afternoon coffees.|
Payment can be made with electronic invoicing, credit card, or direct bank transfer. Note that for electronic invoicing you need the operator and e-invoicing address (OVT code) of your organization. Please also note that invoice reference is needed for electronic invoicing in your organization, so please have this available when registering.
Python is a popular scripting language that is widely used in scientific computing and data analysis.
This course is intended for bioscientists who would like to start using python in their research. The course starts from beginner leven and provides basic overview to python and the Biopython tool library, that contains ready maned tools for computational molecular biology.
After the course, the students recognize the basic features of python language and are able to write simple python scripts and do simple modifications to existing python programs. They also know how biopython tools can be implemented in python programming.
Lecturer: Jyry Suvilehto
9:10 Introduction to python
- syntax variables, structures
11:00 How to use Python at CSC
12:45 Python lectures and exercises continued
- file input and output
17:00 End of day 1-
Lecturer: Janne Ravantti
9:00 Introduction to Biopython
12:45 Biopython lectures and exercises continued
17:00 End of day 2