OSC @ OSU Workshop - Introduction to Research Computing at OSC

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Research Commons (3rd floor, 18th Avenue Library), 175 W. 18th Avenue

Both those interested in learning about OSC services and those who want to use their accounts more efficiently are encouraged to attend. This is a great opportunity to ask any questions you have about performing your computational research on our systems.


Topics for this workshop include:

·         High performance computing concepts

·         Hardware and software available at OSC

·         Getting allocations and accounts

·         How to connect and log in

·         How to move data on and off the systems

·         Introduction to batch processing

·         Storage and file systems

Optional hands-on participation: 

Participants who bring a laptop computer will be able to connect to the supercomputers during the workshop.  OSU wireless is available in the seminar room.  OSC workshop accounts will be provided or you can use your own OSC accounts.

Who Should Attend

New OSC users, or researchers interested in learning about new OSC resources, including OnDemand.


There are no prerequisites.

Method of Delivery

Slide presentation and open discussion. The presentation slides can be downloaded here. Batch job script for practice is here.


Registration is closed. Walk-ins are welcome.

Additional Information

Contact oschelp@osc.edu(link sends e-mail) with questions.