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Python Crash Course
July 6(Mon)-10(Fri), 2015
ASIAA Auditorium, Taipei, Taiwan

Program

Monday, July 06
09:20 - 10:40 Python basics 1: setting up a Python environment; creating, running, and debugging Python programs; variables, data types, mathematical expressions, screen I/O
10:40 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 12:20 Python basics 2: file I/O, control structures, importing modules, math module, operating system integration
12:20 - 13:40 Lunch
13:40 - 15:00 Lab Session
15:00 - 15:30 Break
15:30 - 17:00 Lab Session
Tuesday, July 07
09:20 - 10:40 Python advanced 1: functions, list comprehensions, dictionaries
10:40 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 12:20 Python advanced 2: classes and objects, pickling
12:20 - 13:40 Lunch
13:40 - 15:00 Lab Session
15:00 - 15:30 Break
15:30 - 17:00 Lab Session
Wednesday, July 08
09:20 - 10:40 Working with NumPy
10:40 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 12:20 Plotting with MatPlotLib; working with FITS and HDF5 files
12:20 - 13:40 Lunch
13:40 - 15:00 Lab Session
15:00 - 15:30 Break
15:30 - 17:00 Lab Session
Thursday, July 09
09:20 - 10:40 Working with SciPy
10:40 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 12:20 Working with astronomical Python modules
12:20 - 13:40 Lunch
13:40 - 15:00 Lab Session
15:00 - 15:30 Break
15:30 - 17:00 Lab Session
Friday, July 10
09:20 - 10:40 Advanced Topics
10:40 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 12:20 Advanced Topics
Friday afternoon: location changed to R1203
12:20 - 13:40 Lunch
13:40 - 15:00 The Astropy Project (Tom Robitaille/MPIA)
15:00 - 15:30 Break
15:30 - 17:00 Discussion
   
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