Emanuel Gull, assistant professor of physics, is offering an Introduction to Python mini-course from Sept. 14-21. The target audience is incoming graduate students in physics, but students from other disciplines are welcome.

The schedule is as follows:

  • Monday, Sept. 14, 8:30 – 10 a.m.: Welcome & Getting Started (hello.py)
  • Tuesday, Sept. 15, 8:30 – 10 a.m.: Numbers, Strings, Lists, Dictionaries, Tuples, Functions, Modules, Control flow
  • Wed., Sept. 16, 8:30 – 10 a.m.: Useful Python libraries (part I): numpy, scipy, matplotlib
  • Mon., Sept. 21, 8:30 – 10 a.m.: Useful Python libraries (part 2): 3d plotting in matplotlib and exercises

The course will be held in the Clarence Cook Little building, Room 1505. Visit this web page for more information and details.