Week 
Topic for the week and different venue ( in brackets ) 
Assignment for the week 
26th August 
Introduction to the class 
None 
2nd September 
Writing reports in google drive ( BH 130 ) 
Write a report describing an area of computational science that interests you. 
9th September 
Distributed version control systems GIT ( BH 130 ) 
Set up a bitbucket account and create a repository. Install git on your laptop with the help of this git book.

16th September 
Distributed version control systems GIT (continued) ( BH 130 ) 
TBA

23rd September 
An overview of Matlab toolboxes ( BH 130 ) 
Write a report on the Matlab toolboxes.

30th September 
"Introduction to LaTeX" by Maria Barraza ( BH 130 ) 
My first LaTeX document

7th October 
Talk by Dr. Shirley Moore 
Summary of the talk

14th October 
Talk by Dr. Martine Ceberio 
Summary of the talk

21st October 
Talk by Dr. Sonyoung Yi 
Summary of the talk

28th October 
Talk by Dr. Natasha Sharma ( BH 130 ) 
Summary of the talk

4th November 
Talk by Dr. Jack Chessa. References from the talk can be found here .

Summary of the talk

11th November 
"Towards the Scalability and Hybrid Parallization of a Spatially Variant Lattice Algorithm" by Henry Moncada.
"Model Order Reduction Using Cubic Spline CurveFitting" by Leobardo Valera. 
Prepare for final presentation

18th November 
"An Introduction to Bash" by Luis Gutierrez.
"Introduction to Mathematica" by Omeiza Olumoye.The corresponding .nb file can be found
here .

Summary for a final presentation

25th November 
Talks by Fatemeh Amerikheirabadi and Madawa 
Make a presentation for a final summary

2nd December 
Presentation by Nazmul Hossain and summary of the class 
Upload the presentations on repository/ google drive.
