Training

The SCF periodically offers in-person workshops and also provides online self-study tutorials on topics related to statistical computing. A quick reference list is provided here.

Topic Last Updated
Tutorial: Basics of UNIX July 2015
Tutorial: Introduction to LaTeX August 2015
Tutorial: Dynamic documents with code chunks February 2017
Tutorial: Introduction to git and Github August 2015
Tutorial: Using the bash shell August 2015
Tutorial: String processing in R and Python August 2015
Tutorial: Using make for workflows August 2015
Tutorial: Writing efficient R code September 2015
Tutorial: Debugging in R September 2015
Tutorial: Basic parallel processing in R, Python, Matlab, and C November 2016
Tutorial: Distributed parallel processing in R, Python, Matlab, and C November 2016
Workshop: Introduction to R August 2015
Workshop: Introduction to the Savio campus cluster (for biostat) March 2016
Workshop: Using Spark November 2014
Workshop: Parallel computing November 2016
Workshop: GPU computation February 2016
Workshop: C++ and creating R packages May 2013
Tutorial: Computing in the cloud March 2014