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SA2C Tech Chat

Second Tuesday of each month, 11am, Computational Foundry Room 201 (with video link to Talbot 134)

We are always looking for new topics and speakers. If you have a topic you'd like to talk about, then please drop an email to Ed Bennett. If you don't know what to talk about (or want to propose a topic for someone else to talk about), this list will provide some inspiration.

Talks are recorded and available on the SA2C YouTube Channel; individual talks are linked below.

2019-12-10
15:00:00
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Past events

2019

2019-11-12
15:00:00
Michele Mesiti Pandas for Flexible Data Analysis
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2018

2018-10-05
15:00:00
Mark Dawson Lisp for Python programmers
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2018-09-28
15:00:00
Chennakesava Kadapa Data visualisation with VTK and Paraview
2018-09-14
15:00:00
James Stovold Whirlwind tour of R
2018-08-17
15:00:00
Chenna Kadapa A short introduction to PETSc
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2018-08-10
15:00:00
Ed Bennett Beyond MPI_Send: What I learned implementing MPI for halo exchange
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2018-08-03
15:00:00
Michele Mesiti Profiling with Intel Tools
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2018-07-27
15:00:00
Ed Bennett What even is the module command?
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2018-07-20
15:00:00
Michele Mesiti Examples of GPU programming
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2018-07-13
15:00:00
Jarno Rantaharju Introduction to GPUs: what it is and what you can do with it
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2018-07-06
15:00:00
Mark Dawson What programming paradigms?
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2018-06-29
15:00:00
Mark Dawson Git: Demystified
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2018-06-22
15:00:00
Jarno Rantaharju Open Source Licenses
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2018-06-15
15:00:00
Ed Bennett Staying sane in Python with virtual environments
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2018-06-08
15:00:00
Michele Mesiti Structural Design Patterns
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2018-06-01
15:00:00
Jonas Rylund Glesaaen Why are there no good build systems? An introduction to Bazel
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2018-05-25
15:00:00
Michele Mesiti Using C from Python: the ctypes library
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2018-05-18
15:00:00
Jarno Rantaharju Benchmarking C compilers
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2018-05-11
15:00:00
Mark Dawson To MVC or not to MVC?
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2018-05-04
15:00:00
Ed Bennett Spellcheck for Code, or: How I learned to stop worrying and love the linter
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2018-04-27
15:00:00
Mark Dawson Emacs for vim users
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2018-04-20
15:00:00
Sean Walton Developing Augmented Reality Applications for the HoloLens
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2018-04-13
15:00:00
Jarno Rantaharju Introduction to Neural Networks
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2018-04-06
15:00:00
Michele Mesiti Aspects of Machine Learning
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2018-03-23
15:00:00
Ed Bennett Structuring Large Python Projects
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2018-03-16
15:00:00
Tadas Nikonovas strace for developers
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2018-03-09
15:00:00
Colin Sauze Continuous Integration with Jenkins
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2018-02-23
15:00:00
Jonas Glesaaen Introduction to template metaprogramming
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2018-02-16
15:00:00
Mark Dawson Meltdown in a nutshell
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2018-02-09
15:00:00
Jonas Glesaaen Introduction to C++ templates
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2018-01-19
15:00:00
Jarno Rantaharju Vectorisation for modern architectures with AVX512
2018-01-12
15:00:00
Michele Mesiti Using METAQ for task bundling