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Life after Woods Hole


Cluster resources

Using the *FREE* iPlant cluster

Compute time grants for researchers on Amazon AWS [1]

Xsede (US only) [2]


MCMC Implementation with John Huelsenbeck

This will be a live demonstration of MCMC programming in C++

  • C++ programming resources
    • for MacOS X, you will need to install the Apple Developer Tools -- this includes the Xcode IDE demonstrated in the lab
    • for any platform, you can use Eclipse, which is a multi-language IDE (languages include: C++, Fortran, Haskell, JavaScript, Perl, Python, R, Ruby, etc.)
    • C++ reference: [4]

Additional optional labs


Links to (somewhat off-topic) things that came up in discussions at the Captain Kidd (or elsewhere)

  • Sim Daltonism: a program that simulates how colors are perceived by people with different types of color blindness
  • PhyloPic: a repository for silhouette images of living organisms