Introduction to Scientific Python


Instructor: Stuti Trivedi

Time: Friday, February 26, 1:30PM-4:00PM

Location: Zoom session only

Prerequisites: Basic Python skills, HPRC account

This short course covers several topics and packages for scientific programming in Python.

Course Materials

Previous Semester Materials

  • Course Notebook (Spring 2020): Python Notebook
  • Course Files (Fall 2019): ZIP
  • Course Files (Spring 2019): tar.gz
  • Notebook Access Instructions: PDF
  • Notebook Cheat Sheet: PDF
  • Installing Jupyter for use with Course Notebook: Link


This course focuses, among others, on the following topics:

  • Numpy
  • Matplotlib
  • Scipy
  • Numba
  • Errors in Scientific Computing

Note: During the class sessions many aspects of the material will be illustrated live via a Jupyter notebook.