Upcoming seminars and workshops

Fall 2017 Bioinformatics Modular Courses in CMSE

The Department of Computational Mathematics, Science & Engineering will three 1-credit modular courses that provide training in Programming for Bioinformatics, Statistical Analysis & Visualizaion, and Transcriptomic Data Analysis.

Introduction to SQL and Relational Databases

Learn the basics of using databases and Structured Query Language (SQL) to organize and analyze tabular research data.


Learn about using R on the MSU’s High Performance Computing system via the command line, batch jobs, and graphical mode.

Monthly Workshop: Introduction to Linux

Learn how to navigate the UNIX file system and write a basic shell script as a prerequisite for submitting computational jobs on the HPCC.

Monthly Workshop: Introduction to HPCC

This is a hands-on introductory workshop on using MSU’s High Performance Computing Center (HPCC).