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IMPRS workshop 'Technical tools and support at MPI-BGC and beyond'

Time & place

postponed to spring 2023
lecture hall at the MPI for Biogeochemistry, Jena

Credit points

0.1 per day
Category: Transferable skills

The instructors

Fabian Gans, Jan Engel, Sujan Koirala, Ulrich Weber


This course will introduce the participants to the technical tools and support system at the MPI for Biogeochemistry, as well as those provided by the Max Planck Society through digital library and the GWDG. As this is an introductory course, it will be mostly relevant for the newcomers at the institute.

What you need to prepare?

There is no necessary pre-requisite but having a laptop (with a Terminal like program, and a web browser) will be useful.
Registration is not needed.


Lecture 1

  • Data structure: Ulrich Weber
  • BGC cluster basics: Jan Engel

Lecture 2

  • Brief overview about discourse and external services (MPDL and GWDG): Sujan Koirala
  • Brief introduction to git and gitlab at the BGC: Jan Engel
  • Room for questions about data, cluster, git, gitlab: Sujan Koirala, Ulrich Weber, Fabian Gans, Jan Engel

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