Natural Language Processing in Python: a two-day course

On the 14th and the 15th of June 2021, the Centre for Doctoral Training in Next-Generation Computational Modelling arranged a two-day intensive workshop on Natural Language Processing in Python.        Natural Language Processing (NLP) seeks to obtain actionable insights from often vast amounts of language data, and has seen heightened …

Stand and Deliver: Making Effective Presentations

A one-day coaching course by VOX Coaching took place on Wednesday 10 March 2021. “For many, it is a terrifying prospect to stand up and speak in front of an audience. This course teaches techniques for managing nerves, rehearsing and preparing, enabling participants to speak compellingly under pressure. Students will come away …

Geospatial Data and Analysis with Python

Geospatial data is the geographic data around us, it contains location information as well as extra information known as attribute information. This data can range from things like smart phones GPS information to voting preferences across a country to natural geographic features like the distribution of natural water sources, amongst …

Fortran Modernization Workshop

The University of Southampton hosted a two day Fortran modernization workshop organized by Dr Wadud Miah (Numerical Algorithms Group), and Dr Nico De Tullio (University of Southampton). Centred around software engineering for computational sciences, the workshop gave participants hands on experience in modern Fortran programming and introduced them to commonly …