The TACC Institute Series: Immersive Training in Advanced Computation

The TACC Institute Series offers attendees intense, immersive training in advanced computation, with topics ranging from developing parallel applications for modern high performance computers to visualizing and analyzing large data sets, administering leadership-class advanced computing systems, executing reproducible experiments in the cloud, and purchasing and operating considerations for organizations wanting to add advanced computing resources to their R&D portfolio. Registration...

NSF Announces Third OAC Software Institute

The third National Science Foundation Office of Advanced Cyberinfrastructure (OAC) Software Institute has been announced. The first two are the Science Gateways Community Institute (SGCI) and the Molecular Sciences Software Institute (MolSSI) .  The new institute, which is called the Institute for Research and Innovation in Software for High-Energy Physics (IRIS-HEP), is a $25 million effort to tackle the unprecedented amount of data that will come from the High-Luminosity...

FORCE11 Scholarly Communications Institute, July 20-Aug. 3, 2018

The FORCE11 Scholarly Communications Institute will take place July 30-August 3, 2018 at the University of California, San Diego. FORCE11 is a week-long summer training course that incorporates coursework, seminar participation, group activities, lectures, and hands-on training. Courses are taught by leading experts in scholarly communications. Participants have the opportunity to discuss the latest trends and to gain expertise in new technologies in research flow, new forms of publication,...

Computational Science in the Cloud Institute at TACC

The Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) is offering the Computational Science in the Cloud Institute as part of The TACC Institute Series. This 5-day workshop, taking place July 24-28, 2017, will provide participants with an end-to-end introduction to performing scientific simulations and analyses in a cloud-based environment. Participants will build their own virtual machines, setup Jupyter notebooks, learn to use APIs for provisioning and bootstrapping VMs, attach VMs to cloud and...