Agenda

Day 1
Session 1 / 10:00am – 1:30pm (3 h lectures)
10:00-11:30 Volcanic clouds and plumes: Introduction to the physical problem
11:30-11:50 Coffee break
11:50-13:30 Introduction FALL3D
13:30-14:30 Lunch break

Session 2 / 2:30pm – 6:00 pm (1:30 h lectures, 2 h practical)
14:30-16:00 Introduction to ASHEE
16:00-16:20 Coffee break
16:20-18:00 Installation and compilation of FALL3D and ASHEE

Day 2
Session 1 / 10:00am – 1:30pm (3 h hands-on)
10:00-11:30 FALL3D hands on I
11:30-11:50 Coffee break
11:50-13:30 FALL3D hands on II
13:30-14:30 Lunch break

Session 2 / 2:30pm – 6:00 pm (1:30 h lectures, 2 h practical)
14:30-16:00 ASHEE hands on I
16:00-16:20 Coffee break
16:20-18:00 ASHEE hands on II

Day 3
Session 1 / 10:00am – 1:30pm (1:30 h lectures, 1:40 h practical)
10:00-11:30 Introduction to tsunami modeling and the Tsunami-HySEA code
11:30-11:50 Coffee break
11:50-13:30 Tsunami-HySEA: from simple to complex simulations
13:30-14:30 Lunch break

Session 2 / 2:30pm – 6:00 pm (3 h hands-on)
14:30-16:00 Tsunami-HySEA hands on I
16:00-16:20 Coffee break
16:20-18:00 Tsunami-HySEA hands on II

Day 4
Session 1 / 10:00am – 1:30pm (3 h lectures)
10:00-11:30 A brief introduction to the Python language and object oriented programming
11:30-11:50 Coffee break
11:50-13:30 Scientific computing tools and reading files and accessing remote data
13:30-14:30 Lunch break

A brief introduction to the Python language
-Installing packages
Object oriented programming
-Examples on classes and motivation
-How to make a class
-Method Objects
-Example: manipulating dates and times
Scientific computing tools
-Vectors and arrays: basic operations and manipulations
-References and copies of arrays
-Vectorization
-Statistics tools
-Data Analysis with Pandas
Reading files and accessing remote data
-Read and write multi-column data files
-File formats used in geosciences netCDF, HDF5, HDF-EOS 2, and GRIB 1 and 2
-Data Access Services: OPeNDAP, NetCDF Subset Service, etc...
-Example: Reading data from OpenDAP

Session 2 / 2:30pm – 6:00 pm (3h hands-on)
14:30-16:00 Visualization
16:00-16:20 Coffee break
16:20-18:00 Examples and exercises
Visualization
-Simple line plots
-Adjusting the plot
-Visualization of geographic data
-3D Scientific data visualization

Examples and exercises
-FALL3D pre and post-processing tools

END of COURSE