GPU Computing Resources and Community at the University of Sheffield
RSES is pleased to announce that there will be a 2 afternoon Deep Learning training course held at the University of Sheffield on February 16th and 23rd 2017 (from 13:00-17:00 on both days).
The course aims to introduce core concepts of deep learning and how it can be applied to your research in a practical way. The course will specifically look at the use of Caffe deep learning package on the DGX-1 deep learning supercomputer hosted in our new ShARC cluster. Through practical examples you will learn to:
The course will be delivered by Twin Karmakharm with assistance from Dr. Mozhgan Kabiri Chimeh from the Research Software Engineering Sheffield group.
Familiarity with Linux, the use of command line, Python and basic understanding of neural network. If you’re not familiar with Nueral Networks please see Stephen Welch’s Neural Networks Demystified to get a better understanding. Working through his code exercises may also be useful but is not essential for the course: