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What’s needed for the Future of AOS Python? Get Involved!

By Ryan May (Unidata) [email protected] The Python programming language is a tool near and dear to the hearts of the regular readers of this blog. What truly separates Python from other open-source languages is something distinctly non-technical: the community. This … Continue reading

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What’s needed for the Future of AOS Python? Tools for Automating AOS Data Analysis and Management

By Spencer Hill (Postdoc, UCLA AOS & Caltech GPS) and Spencer Clark (PhD student, Princeton AOS) @spencerahill, [email protected] and [email protected] Preface: the future looks good Python’s standing in the AOS community has never been stronger: its user base is passionate … Continue reading

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What’s Needed for the Future of AOS Python? More Software Carpentry!

By Damien Irving (Postdoctoral Fellow, CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere) @DrClimate When thinking about education and training in scientific computing, you’d be hard pressed to find a bigger success story than Software Carpentry. Over the past five years or so, this … Continue reading

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The Future of AOS Python: Preparing AOS Students for Tomorrow’s Computational Challenges

By Daniel Rothenberg (Postdoctoral Associate, Center for Global Change Science, MIT) @danrothenberg Over the last six years, I served the American Meteorological Society as a member and co-chair of its Student Conference Planning Committee. Each year, just a few weeks … Continue reading

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SciPy 2017

Scott Collis, on the mailing list, reminds us about SciPy 2017: “If you are on the fence about going.. Get off the fence.. It’s a great conference. Well worthwhile..” Hope folks can make it!

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PyData 2017

PyData 2017 will be held in the Seattle-area on July 5-7, 2017. They’re accepting proposals now (deadline is May 1). See here for information on the conference!

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2017 AMS Python Symposium Screencasts and Downloads

Screencasts/downloads for the AMS Python Symposium talks/posters are online: https://ams.confex.com/ams/97Annual/webprogram/7PYTHON.html. Lots of great papers! Enjoy!

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A Description of the Weather and Climate Stack

Damien Irving has a great post describing the weather and climate stack in Python!

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2017 AMS Python Symposium Program

See here: https://ams.confex.com/ams/97Annual/webprogrampreliminary/7PYTHON.html

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AMS Hackathon in Seattle!

Here’s the announcement from the organizers of the hackathon at the 2017 Seattle AMS meeting: The Conference on Environmental Information Processing Technologies (EIPT) is organizing a “hackathon” to start during the 2017 Seattle American Meteorological Society (AMS) meeting. This idea … Continue reading

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