Author Archives: Johnny Lin

Daniel Rothenberg’s Talk on apply_ufunc, Etc.

As I mentioned last week, the 2019 AMS Python Symposium screencasts are up. I really appreciated all the talks in the symposium, but I wanted to mention one talk in particular for folks to check out: Daniel Rothenberg’s “Rapidly Prototyping … Continue reading

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2019 AMS Python Symposium Screencasts

The 2019 AMS Python Symposium screencasts are up! https://ams.confex.com/ams/2019Annual/meetingapp.cgi/Program/1299 Enjoy!

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2018 AMS Python Symposium Screencasts

Here they are!: https://ams.confex.com/ams/98Annual/webprogram/8PYTHON.html.

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2018 AMS Python-Related Short Courses

There are three short courses being offered at the 2018 AMS meeting in Austin that involve Python: AMS Short Course: A Beginner’s Course to Using Python in Climate and Meteorology AMS Short Course: Reproducible Atmospheric Science Workflows Using Open Source … Continue reading

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Call for Papers for the 2018 AMS Python Symposium

The Call for Papers for the 2018 AMS Eighth Symposium on Advances in Modeling and Analysis Using Python is out!: https://annual.ametsoc.org/2018/index.cfm/programs/conferences-and-symposia/eighth-symposium-on-advances-in-modeling-and-analysis-using-python/. Look forward to seeing folks in Austin!

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AGU Session “New Approaches to Analyze Big Geoscientific Datasets”

An announcement from Joe Hamman to the PyAOS mailing list about IN45: “New Approaches to Analyze Big Geoscientific Datasets” at AGU 2017 in New Orleans; here’s the abstract: “Rapid analysis and interpretation of large model and measurement datasets is increasingly … Continue reading

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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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