High Performance Computing and Big Data

In this course, researchers and engineers can learn about high performance computing, discuss their specific problems with experts and start to solve them on SURFsara’s state-of-the-art computing facilities. Date:  2 January – 2 February 2018 Researchers and engineers from industry…

European Galaxy Administrator Workshop

Participants will learn how to install, configure, customize, and extend their own Galaxy servers. Topics include tool configuration, authentication and user management, using heterogeneous storage and compute services, and many other topics that will enable you to get your own…

EMBO Practical Course on Metabolomics Bioinformatics for Life Scientists

Overview This course will provide an overview of key issues that affect metabolomics studies, handling datasets and procedures for the analysis of metabolomics data using bioinformatics tools. It will be delivered using a mixture of lectures, computer-based practical sessions and…

Optimisation techniques in Bioinformatics and Systems Biology

In many different problems from bioinformatics and systems biology (e.g. multi parameter estimation, reverse engineering of gene networks, multi-alignment problem, 3D structure prediction etc.) various optimisation methods are applied. In this course you will get acquainted with the underlying mathematics…

Winter Class ‘Modeling Growth and Metabolism of Microorganisms’

This Winterclass is organised by the PhD Track Computational Life Sciences of the Graduate School of Life Sciences and the Utrecht University Complex System Studies. Background: In a string of recent, highly influential papers, mathematical models went hand in hand…