Seminars & Workshops

CSC hosts occasional seminars and workshops. Below, you can find links to the materials presented in these events.

Winter/Spring 2019 Workshops (schedule, descriptions)

  • Intro to R (Center for Black Studies Research) - (slides)
  • Introduction to rmarkdown (National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis) - (slides) (github repo)
  • Software Carpentry Workshop (Library) - (class pages)
  • EcoDataScience workshop (NCEAS, Collaboratory) - (slides)
  • Machine Learning with AWS Sagemaker - (class page)

Fall 2018 Workshops

Spring 2018 Workshop

Fall 2017 Workshops

Fall 2016 Workshops

  • Using VASP (Nov 29, 2016) (slides)
  • Using Matlab on clusters(Nov 17, 2016) (slides, exercises)
  • Using R on clusters (Nov 2, 2016) (slides, exercises)
  • Basic Linux and HPC on CSC and XSEDE clusters (Seminars of Oct 11 and Oct 21, 2016) (slides, exercises)
  • Computing resources at UCSB (Oct 2015) (slides)
  • Big Data methods workshop (Feb 2016) (github repo containing the presented material)
  • Big Data methods workshop (May 2017) (github repo containing the presented material)

Below are some of the materials that are presented in classes that CSC supports

  • A very quick introduction to CUDA (slides
  • Introduction to the Triton Shared Compute Cluster (TSCC) (slides)