ANITA 2017 workshop and astroinformatics school.

The 11th annual ANITA theory workshop will be held on 9th-10th February 2017 at the University of Tasmania in Hobart, Tasmania. The workshop aims to provide a review of theoretical astrophysics in Australia, facilitate collaboration and build the community of theoretical astrophysicists.

It will be preceded by the Astroinformatics school on 6th-8th February 2017, also at UTas.

Registrations are now closed.

ANITA Workshop 2017

The 2017 ANITA workshop will be held 9th-10th February at the University of Tasmania in Hobart, Tasmania

Astroinformatics school

The 2017 astroinformatics school will run 6th-8th February at the same location

The Astroinformatics school will cover:

  • A whole day of Python! Including introduction, numpy, scipy, plotting and interactive python notebooks
  • Introduction to sql databases and mysql
  • Usage of git, github and source control
  • Introduction to cloud computing, deep learning, high performance computing using MPI and GPUs
  • Visualisation techniques
Organising Committee
LOC:
  • Stas Shabala
  • Daniel Price
  • Karen Bradford
  • Ross Turner
  • Jonathan Rogers
  • Patrick Yates
SOC:
  • ANITA steering committee