13-14 September 2018
CSC - IT Center for Science
Europe/Helsinki timezone

Description

The Fortran programming language is still - despite of its long history - one of the standard and most useful languages in scientific computing. Our course will give the participants the basic knowledge on the Fortran 95 programming language as well as some glimpses on the Fortran 2003/2008 standards and their new features. Best practices for obtaining high performance with Fortran will also be discussed. Both days include lectures and practical hands-on exercises.

Learning outcome

After this course you should be able to write simple programg using the Fortran language.

Prerequisites

Basic knowledge on programming in general is recommended.

Agenda

Day 1, Thursday 13.9

  •    09.00 – 09.45 Getting started with Fortran
  •    09.45 – 10.15 Exercises
  •    10.15 – 10.30 Coffee break
  •    10.30 – 11.00 Procedures & modules
  •    11.00 – 12.00 Exercises
  •    12.00 – 13.00 Lunch
  •    13.00 – 13.30 Fortran arrays I
  •    13.30 – 14.00 Exercises
  •    14.00 – 14.30 Fortran arrays II
  •    14.30 – 14.45 Coffee break
  •    14.45 – 15.45 Exercises
  •    15.45 – 16.00 Summary of the first day

Day 2, Friday 14.9

  •     09.00 – 09.45 Input / Output
  •    09.45 – 10.30 Exercises
  •    10.30 – 10.45 Coffee break
  •    10.45 – 11.15 Derived types
  •    11.15 – 12.00 Exercises
  •    12.00 – 13.00 Lunch
  •    13.00 – 13.45 Other useful features
  •    13.45 – 14.30 Exercises
  •    14.30 – 14.45 Coffee break
  •    14.45 – 15.45 Exercises
  •    15.45 – 16.00 Summary of the second day

Lecturers: 

Jussi Enkovaara (CSC), Sami Ilvonen (CSC)

 

Language:  English
Price:          Free of charge

Starts 13 Sep 2018 09:00
Ends 14 Sep 2018 16:00
Europe/Helsinki
CSC - IT Center for Science
Training room Dogmi, 1st floor
LIfe Science Center, Keilaranta 14, Espoo, Finland

How to reach us

CSC is located in Keilaniemi, Espoo, 10 km west of the Helsinki City Center. Detailed information is available here.

Accommodation

We recommend choosing a few hotels that are most close to our premises. The nearest hotel is Radisson Blu Espoo, which is in a walking distance (only 500 m) from CSC. Another hotel close to the venue (1,8 km) is Sokos Hotel Tapiola Garden. Other hotels are located in Helsinki' downtown with a frequent and fast metro connection to Keilaniemi. Please note, that there are no special rates for participants at any hotels.

If you have any questions, please click on the support link on the left to send an e-mail to the local organizers.