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DL_SOFTWARE Hack Day Workshop

Event Details

Please note: By submitting this form you are APPLYING for one of 10 available places at the DL_Software Hack Days Workshop. Submitting this form DOES NOT guarantee you a place at the Workshop. The deadline for applications is 12 pm on 28 November 2016. You will receive an email shortly after this date confirming whether or not you have been selected for the Workshop.

This is a technical DL_Software workshop aim specifically for anyone who is interested to modify the existing DL_Software codes and tailor to their specific needs for their project work. Attendees will be given opportunity to interact directly with developers that will offer guidance and direction to accomplish this.

Note that this workshop does not provide trainings on programming or general usage of the software. Attendees are required to have a significant knowledge of at least one of the following modern computing languages: FORTRAN 77, FORTRAN 90, C and C++, with experiences in parallel programming. A working knowledge of UNIX, Linux and probably scripting language such as Python will be helpful.

In addition, the Hack Day is also reserved for those who may be interested to seek advice and help in various aspects of computational work that make use of DL_Software. For instance, simulation setup and model development, work flow scriptings such as job submissions, etc.

The workshop will cover the following list of DL_Software: DL_POLY, ChemShell, DL_MESO, and possibly DL_FIELD for model set up etc.

In the event of being oversubscribed, a preselecting procedure will be applied. So please do not provide cursory replies in the registration form, which will lower your chances of selection.



Start Date: Thursday, 8th December 2016
End Date: Thursday, 8th December 2016

Price: £0
Fee Info: Registration is FREE for this event. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. By submitting this form you are APPLYING for one of 20 places on the course. Completing this form DOES NOT guarentee you a place.

Spaces Available

20 remaining out of 20 spaces

Venue Details

STFC Daresbury Laboratory
Daresbury Science & Innovation Campus Warrington WA4 4AD
Venue Website

Accommodation Details

Accommodation is NOT provided with your registration for this event. If you require accommodation during the workshop please make your own reservation. A list of local hotels is available to download from this page. Prices are intended as an indication only and should be checked before booking.
For further information contact Meeting Administrator