Introduction to Scientific Python

Overview

Instructor: Yang Liu

Time: Friday, October 19, 2:30-5:00PM

Location: SCC 102.B

Prerequisites: Intro to Python course or basic Python knowledge

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

Course Materials

  • Course Files (Fall 2018): tar.gz
  • Notebook Access Instructions: PDF
  • Notebook Cheat Sheet: PDF
  • Installing Jupyter for use with Course Notebook: Link

Agenda

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.