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SciNet is a high-performance computing consortium of the University of Toronto and associated research hospitals, serving the computational needs of Canadian academic researchers.

This website contains the online content of SciNet's training and education program. It contains lecture videos, slides, links, forums and other electronic material, all publicly available. The materials are organized by course; the list of recent courses can be browsed below.

Users of SciNet and Compute Canada can furthermore login to submit assignments and track their progress towards SciNet's Scientific Computing Certificate, Data Science Certificate, and High Performance Certificate.

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IDIES Visualization Hackathon

IDIES Visualization Hackathon

The Institute for Data Intensive Engineering and Sciences will jointly host a Visualization Hackathon with the University of Toronto. The Hackathon will be on Friday & Saturday, January 25 & 26, 2019 from 9 AM – 5 PM (approx), with sessions and pre...

Instructor: Marcelo Ponce
- 2 events of 480 minutes

 
External 2019-01-25
EES1137 Quantitative Applications for Data Analysis (Winter 2019)

Quantitative Applications for Data Analysis
EES1137

In this course data analysis techniques utilizing Python and R statistical language, will be discussed and introduced, as well as, the basics of programming and scientific computing. The goal of this course is to prepare graduate students to perform ...

Instructor: Erik Spence
32 enrolled - 24 events of 60 minutes

 
Data Science (university credit) 2019-01-09
PHY1610 Scientific Computing for Physicists (Winter 2019)

Scientific Computing for Physicists
PHY1610

This course is aimed at reducing your struggle in getting started with computational projects, and make you a more efficient computational scientist. Topics include well-established best practices for developing software as it applies to scientific c...

Instructor: Ramses van Zon
48 enrolled - 24 events of 60 minutes

 
Scientific Computing (university credit) 2019-01-08
HPC105 Intro to SciNet/Niagara (Feb. 2019)

Intro to SciNet/Niagara
HPC105

A quick introduction how to use SciNet and the Niagara supercomputer.

Instructor: SciNet Team
1 enrolled - 90 minutes

 
High Performance Computing 2019-02-13
SciNet User Group Meeting (Feb. 2019)

SciNet User Group Meeting

Monthly user meeting at SciNet with pizza, a techtalk and user discussion.

Instructor: SciNet Team
- 60 minutes

 
SNUG 2019-02-13
SCMP201 Advanced Shell Programming (Feb. 2019)

Advanced Shell Programming
SCMP201

Learn how to write bash scripts, use environment variables, how to control process, and much more. Requires some linux basic command line experience

Instructor: Marco Saldarriaga
15 enrolled - 180 minutes

 
Scientific Computing 2019-02-13
HPC105 Intro to SciNet/Niagara (Mar. 2019)

Intro to SciNet/Niagara
HPC105

A quick introduction how to use SciNet and the Niagara supercomputer.

Instructor: SciNet Team
- 90 minutes

 
High Performance Computing 2019-03-13
SciNet User Group Meeting (Mar. 2019)

SciNet User Group Meeting

Monthly user meeting at SciNet with pizza, a techtalk and user discussion.

Instructor: SciNet Team
- 60 minutes

 
SNUG 2019-03-13
SCMP101 Intro to Linux Shell (Mar. 2019)

Intro to Linux Shell
SCMP101

Working with many of the HPC systems in Ontario involves using the Linux/UNIX command line. This provides a very powerful interface, but it can be quite daunting for the uninitiated. In this half-day session, you can become initiated with this course...

Instructor: Bruno Mundim
- 180 minutes

 
Scientific Computing 2019-03-13
HPC105 Intro to SciNet/Niagara (Apr. 2019)

Intro to SciNet/Niagara
HPC105

A quick introduction how to use SciNet and the Niagara supercomputer.

Instructor: SciNet Team
- 90 minutes

 
High Performance Computing 2019-04-10
SciNet User Group Meeting (Apr. 2019)

SciNet User Group Meeting

Monthly user meeting at SciNet with pizza, a techtalk and user discussion.

Instructor: SciNet Team
- 60 minutes

 
2019-04-10
SCMP201 Advanced Shell Programming (Apr. 2019)

Advanced Shell Programming
SCMP201

Learn how to write bash scripts, use environment variables, how to control process, and much more. Requires some linux basic command line experience.

Instructor: Bruno Mundim
- 180 minutes

 
Scientific Computing 2019-04-10
DAT112 Neural Network Programming (April 2019)

Neural Network Programming
DAT112

This six-week class will introduce neural network programming concepts, theory and techniques. The class material will begin at an introductory level, intended for those with no experience with neural networks, eventually covering intermediate-to-adv...

Instructor: Erik Spence
17 enrolled - 12 events of 60 minutes

 
Data Science 2019-04-16
SCMP231 Relational Database Basics (May 2019)

Relational Database Basics
SCMP231

Principles and uses of relational databases with practical examples using python and sqlite.

Instructor: Ramses van Zon
9 enrolled - 180 minutes

 
Data Science 2019-05-01
HPC105 Intro to SciNet/Niagara (May 2019)

Intro to SciNet/Niagara
HPC105

A quick introduction how to use SciNet and the Niagara supercomputer.

Instructor: SciNet Team
- 90 minutes

 
High Performance Computing 2019-05-08
SciNet User Group Meeting (May 2019)

SciNet User Group Meeting

Monthly user meeting at SciNet with pizza, a techtalk and user discussion.

Instructor: SciNet Team
- 60 minutes

 
SNUG 2019-05-08
SCMP101 Intro to Linux Shell (May 2019)

Intro to Linux Shell
SCMP101

Working with many of the HPC systems in Ontario involves using the Linux/UNIX command line. This provides a very powerful interface, but it can be quite daunting for the uninitiated. In this half-day session, you can become initiated with this course...

Instructor: Bruno Mundim
1 enrolled - 180 minutes

 
Scientific Computing 2019-05-08

Archived Courses and Events

SCMP101 Intro to Linux Shell (Jan. 2019)

Intro to Linux Shell
SCMP101

Working with many of the HPC systems in Ontario involves using the Linux/UNIX command line. This provides a very powerful interface, but it can be quite daunting for the uninitiated. In this half-day session, you can become initiated with this course...

Instructor: Marco Saldarriaga
Attended: 11 - 180 minutes

 
Scientific Computing 2019-01-16
HPC105 Intro to SciNet/Niagara (Jan. 2019)

Intro to SciNet/Niagara
HPC105

A quick introduction how to use SciNet and the Niagara supercomputer.

Instructor: Ramses van Zon
Attended: 10 - 90 minutes

 
High Performance Computing 2019-01-16
SCMP112 Numerical Computing with Python (Nov. 2018)

Numerical Computing with Python
SCMP112

Learn about research computing even with little programming experience. Covers programming in python, best practices and visualization. Some experience with python is required. The course will last 4 weeks with 2 lectures per week (mini/modular grad ...

Instructor: Ramses van Zon
Attended: 10 - 8 events of 60 minutes

 
Scientific Computing 2018-11-06
MSC1090 Introduction to Computational BioStatistics with R (Fall 2018)

Introduction to Computational BioStatistics with R
MSC1090

In this course data analysis techniques utilizing the R statistical language, will be discussed and introduced, as well as, the basics of programming and scientific computing. The goal of this course is to prepare graduate students to perform scienti...

Instructor: Marcelo Ponce
Attended: 78 - 24 events of 60 minutes

 
Data Science (university credit) 2018-09-11


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