High Performance Computing in Life Sciences
This 2-hour e-learning course presents general concepts about High Performance Computing (HPC) in life sciences to users with no or little experience.
1. Motivation: why use HPC?
2. General HPC concepts
3. Job submission - scripts
4. File management and storage
Licence: Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial No Derivatives 4.0 International
Keywords: High performance computing, Data storage
Target audience: Life science researchers who are new to high performance computing
Resource type: e-learning
Knowledge of UNIX is required.
- Correctly submit jobs on a cluster
- Write scripts with several scheduler options
- Handle and store data properly and safely
Scientific topics: Computational biology