Expanse 101: Accessing and Running Jobs on Expanse

Thursday, September 17, 2020

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT

This event will be held remotely.

This webinar covers the basics of accessing the SDSC Expanse supercomputer, managing the user environment, compiling and running jobs on Expanse, where to run them, and how to run batch jobs. It is assumed that you have mastered the basics skills of logging onto Expanse and running basic Unix commands. The webinar will include access to training material.

This webinar will use the Zoom conferencing system. You will receive connection details when you complete the 2-step registration process.

Registration coming soon


Mary P. Thomas


Mary Thomas works in the Data-Enabled Scientific Computing Division, where she is leading education, outreach & training on HPC systems. In the past, Mary has led several portal and Web services projects for high-performance computing infrastructure. Mary holds a Ph.D. in computational science, and her primary research has been focused on HPC computing, coastal ocean modeling, cyberinfrastructure, web technologies, and Amazon Web Services. Mary is also a research faculty member in the Computational Sciences Research Center at San Diego State University. For fun, Mary has sponsored 2 teams at the annual student cluster competitions at the SC Conference (The International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage, and Analysis).