Workshop on the programming language Julia
03.12.2018 - 07.12.2018
The workshop will provide an introduction to Julia and its use in genomic analyses. The course consists of lectures and practical components with hands-on exercises.
Instructors: Prof. Rohan Fernando, Iowa State University and Dr. Christian Stricker, agn Genetics
Location: Campus of the TUM School of Life Sciences Weihenstephan, Freising, Germany
Date: December 3 - 7, 2018
- Introduction to Docker containers, Jupyter notebooks and Julia
- Use of a genetic simulation package called XSim and a whole-genome analysis package called JWAS, both of these are open-source packages that are written entirely in Julia
- Programming in Julia, including using it as a matrix calculator
- Advanced programming topics in Julia
Number of participants: max. 20
Course language: English
For more details please visit: www.plantbreeding.wzw.tum.de/index.php?id=132
Registration will open in October.