CS506/606: Research Programming

Time: M 2-3
Location: Gaines Hall 5

Instructors: Kyle Gorman and Alex Kain

This course will cover important software tools for conducting quantitative research at CSLU. The first unit will focus on the UNIX programming environment and version control, and second unit will cover the Python programming language and libraries for numeric computing.

Syllabus

Unit 1: UNIX
The UNIX environment, part 19/29Kyle
The UNIX environment, part 210/6Kyle
Version control with Git10/13Kyle
Unit 2: Python
Python10/20Kyle
Python style & tooling10/27Kyle
Numeric arrays (parts 1, 2, and 3)11/3Alex
Statistics (parts 1 and 2)11/10Alex
Modeling11/17Alex
Graphics (parts 1, 2, and 3)11/24Alex
Speed (parts 1, 2, and 3)12/1Alex

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