Advanced Computing Training

Training classes and workshops introduce new and current users to the high-performance computing, data, and visualization resources available at SDSC and provide the programming skills necessary to use SDSC resources effectively and efficiently. Workshops offer experienced users more in-depth instruction, including hands-on assistance with their own codes and collaborative discussions with other users and parallel computing experts.


  • Jun25-272024

    2024 Cyberinfrastructure-Enabled Machine Learning Summer Institute

    The CIML Summer Institute will involve introducing ML researchers, developers and educators to the techniques and methods needed to migrate their ML applications from smaller, locally run resources, such as laptops and workstations, to large-scale HPC systems, such as the SDSC Expanse supercomputer. Deadline to apply is Friday, April 12, 2024. 

    Location: SDSC Auditorium, UC San Diego

  • Jul182024

    COMPLECS: Linux Tools for File Processing

    An overview of commonly used Linux tools for searching and manipulating text.

    This event will be held remotely.

  • Aug5-92024

    2024 HPC and Data Science Summer Institute

    The SDSC Summer Institute is a week-long workshop hosted by the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego focusing on a broad spectrum of introductory-to-intermediate topics in High Performance Computing and Data Science. The program is aimed at researchers in academia and industry, especially in domains not traditionally engaged in supercomputing, who have problems that cannot typically be solved using local computing resources. Deadline to apply is Friday, April 26, 2024

    Location: SDSC Auditorium at UC San Diego

  • Aug5-72024

    Gateways Focus Week 2024

    Gateways Focus Week is a workshop designed for innovative research teams to work together on producing a strong sustainability plan. Leaders and teams at all stages of a project benefit from the supportive, immersive setting that Focus Week provides. Working closely with peers and experienced coaches, you will learn new skills and immediately start applying them to your own gateway.

    Location: Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC), 10100 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78758

  • Aug152024

    COMPLECS: HPC Security and Getting Help

    Discussion on best practices for using HPC systems and getting support

    This event will be held remotely.

  • Sep52024

    COMPLECS: Parallel Computing Concepts

    A brief introduction to fundamental concepts in parallel computing. No programming experience needed.

    This event will be held remotely.

  • Sep192024

    COMPLECS: Intermediate Linux and Shell Scripting

    A survey of intermediate Linux skills for effectively using advanced cyberinfrastructure.

    This event will be held remotely.

  • Oct32024

    COMPLECS: Code Migration

    Introduction to porting codes and workflows to HPC resources.

    This event will be held remotely.

  • Oct8-102024

    Gateways 2024

    Gateways 2024 is an opportunity for science gateways to showcase their ability to teach, empower and engage research, and provide technologies to various communities. It will also offer diverse options for sharing work and networking in the community. The format includes tutorial sessions, presentations, panels, posters, demos, and a BYOP - Bring Your Own Portal.

    Location: Bozeman, MT

  • Oct172024

    COMPLECS: High-Throughput and Many-Task Computing - Slurm Edition

    How to build and run your high-throughput and many-task computing workflows on high-performance computing systems using the Slurm Workload Manager.

    This event will be held remotely.

  • Nov72024

    COMPLECS: HPC Hardware Overview

    A brief introduction into what makes up a HPC system and how users should use this information. No programming required.

    This event will be held remotely.

  • Dec52024

    COMPLECS: Interactive Computing

    Interactive high-performance computing (HPC) involves real-time user inputs that result in actions being performed on HPC compute nodes. This session presents an overview of interactive computing tools and methods.

    This event will be held remotely.

  • Dec122024

    COMPLECS: Data Storage and File Systems

    How to use the data storage and file systems you’ll find mounted on high-performance computing systems.

    This event will be held remotely.