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High Performance Computing Summer Institute

Annually, ITS offers a FREE, 4-day HPC Summer Institute every June that is a mixture of lecture, hands-on, and lab time to give participants the basics of what they will need to work with WVU HPC resources. Links for the Summer Institute registration can be found starting in April under the ITS Research Computing page.

Software Carpentry Workshops

The WVU Research Office and WVU Libraries collaborate every semester to offer Software Carpentry workshops that focus on basic scientific computing skills. Tutorials

ITS offers temporary licenses to the online training courses offered by These loaner accounts are active for 14 days and can be extended if no one is currently on the wait list. There are a number of big data online tutorials available. Contact ITS to request a loaner account.

MATLAB Resources

There are a variety of MATLAB resources available, including MATLAB Academy, video tutorials, courseware, and Simulink from ITS that new users can access to learn more about using MATLAB.