Fall Bioinformatics/HPC short course series

We are pleased to announce our fall bioinformatics/HPC short course series, offered by TAMU HPRC and Agrilife Genomics and Bioinformatics Service. The short courses will start with introduction to Linux/Unix (Friday September 7), followed by introduction to the Ada/Terra systems that have most of bioinformatics tools already installed and ready for you to use. Please check out the HPRC short courses page for more information and the registration form: https://hprc.tamu.edu/training/index.html
Starting from September 25th, we will offer NGS-related courses on Tuesdays. You’re invited to attend all of the classes.
Introduction to Next Generation Sequencing
Instructor(s): Michael Dickens
Time: Tuesday, September 25, 10:00AM-12:30PM


NGS Assembly
Instructor(s): Noushin Ghaffari
Time: Tuesday, October 2, 10:00AM-12:30PM, Location: WCL 126


NGS Metagenomics
Instructor(s): Noushin Ghaffari
Time: Tuesday, October 9, 10:00AM-12:30PM, Location: WCL 126


Instructor(s): Shichen Wang
Time: Tuesday, October 16, 10:00AM-12:30PM, Location: WCL 126


Introduction to R
Instructor(s): Noushin Ghaffari
Time: Friday, October 26, 11:30AM-2:00PM, Location: SCC 102.B


Additionally, we are organizing an AgriLife outreach event, and the 2nd TAMU Software Carpentry Workshop. More information will be provided soon.
TxGen Team


PS: If you have any questions related to bioinformatics, HPRC, or DNAstar licenses please feel free to contact me directly. For your sequencing questions head over to Txgen.tamu.edu.
Noushin Ghaffari, PhD
Bioinformatics Scientist, Genomics and Bioinformatics, Texas A&M AgriLife Research
Research Scientist, Texas A&M High Performance Research Computing

Email: nghaffari@tamu.edu
Phone: 979-862-2784
Office: 101 Gateway, Suite A, Room 121, College Station TX 77845
1157B Interdisciplinary Life Sciences Building