Feb. 27th, 2013 - Life Sciences on High Performance Computing (HPC) Environment

Past Workshop

The CBI will be hosting a workshop on performing life science research in a HPC environment. This event is co-sponsored by CBI, Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC), and the NIH Multiscale Modeling Consortium High Performance Computing working group.

Where: CBI, BSE 3.114
When: 10:00am - 12:30pm, Feb. 27th, 2013

The workshop will cover the following topics:

  • What distinguishes HPC from desktop computing
  • Desirable skill sets for leveraging HPC resources
  • How to get an account through TACC and XSEDE
  • Touch on the idea of parallel programming
  • Training opportunities Life Sciences software available at TACC
  • Use case examples of HPC in life sciences

This workshop will be webcast live to the NIH multiscale modeling consortium high performance computing working group.

HPC and Life Sciences.pptx17.24 MB