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.

Training Topic Last Updated
Tutorial Basics of UNIX August 2017
Tutorial Introduction to LaTeX August 2015
Tutorial Dynamic documents with code chunks August 2017
Tutorial Introduction to git and Github August 2017
Tutorial Using the bash shell August 2017
Tutorial String processing in R and Python September 2017
Tutorial Working with large datasets in SQL, R, and Python October 2017
Tutorial Using make for workflows August 2015
Tutorial Writing efficient R code September 2017
Tutorial Debugging in R September 2017
Tutorial Basic parallel processing in R, Python, Matlab, and C September 2017
Tutorial Distributed parallel processing in R, Python, Matlab, and C September 2017
Workshop Introduction to R August 2017
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