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New User Training: June 16, 2020

NERSC is hosting a one-day training event for new users on Tuesday, June 16, 2020.  The goal is to provide users new to NERSC with the basics on our computational systems; accounts and allocations; programming environment, tools, and best practices; and data ecosystem. 

This event will be presented online only using Zoom. Please see below for remote connection information. 


Time (PDT)TopicPresenters
9:00 am Welcome and Introduction to NERSC Rebecca Hartman-Baker
9:30 am Accounts & Allocations Clayton Bagwell
9:50 am Connecting to NERSC via SSH and NX Steve Leak
10:20 am Break  
10:35 am Programming Environment and Compilation Zhengji Zhao
11:05 am Running Jobs Helen He
11:50 am Debugging and Profiling Tools Woo-Sun Yang
12:20 pm Lunch break (on your own)  
1:00 pm Data Ecosystem Overview Wahid Bhimji
1:10 pm Workflows at NERSC Bill Arndt
1:30 pm File Systems and Burst Buffer Wahid Bhimji
1:50 pm Data Transfer Best Practices Lisa Gerhardt 
2:10 pm I/O Best Practices Quincey Koziol
2:30 pm Break  
2:50 pm Python at NERSC Laurie Stephey
3:10 pm Jupyter at NERSC Rollin Thomas
3:30 pm Shifter Shane Canon
3:50 pm Deep Learning Mustafa Mustafa
4:10 pm End  


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Video Recordings

Please see the YouTube Playlist for the recorded talks.