Introduction to Supercomputing

This brief workshop will introduce you to the basic concepts of supercomputing and walk you through a humanities use-case based on JSTOR data. You will learn the difference between HPC and HTC, how to log into Rice’s supercomputing clusters, how to schedule a job, how to monitor resource usage, and the basics of concepts like message passing and load-balancing.

 

Date and Time: 
Friday, August 3, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Location: 
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A
Eligibility: 
Friends of Fondren Members
Rice Faculty
Rice Staff
Rice Students
Prerequisites: 
none
Contact Information: 

Lisa Spiro
lspiro@rice.edu