Introduction to High Performance Computing (Part 2)

All the details of this workshop can be found in the site for the first section of the workshop:


Setup Download files required for the lesson
10:00 1. Case Study: Constructing Complex Mesoscopic Surfaces Can I see an example of how people use HPC systems?
10:20 2. Working on a remote HPC system What is an HPC system?
How does an HPC system work?
How do I log on to a remote HPC system?
10:55 3. Coffee Break Break
11:25 4. Scheduling jobs What is a scheduler and why are they used?
How do we submit a job?
12:40 5. Accessing software How do we load and unload software packages?
13:25 6. Lunch Break
14:25 7. Transferring files How do I upload/download files to a remote HPC system?
15:05 8. Using resources effectively How do we monitor our jobs?
How can I get my jobs scheduled more easily?
15:30 9. Coffee Break Break
16:00 10. Using shared resources responsibly How can I be a responsible user?
How can I protect my data?
How can I best get large amounts of data off an HPC system?
16:20 11. Bootstrapping your use of HPC How can I get started on using HPC?
Where can I get help to start using HPC?
17:30 Finish

The actual schedule may vary slightly depending on the topics and exercises chosen by the instructor.