May 9 – 10, 2022
online via Zoom
Europe/Berlin timezone

In this workshop, you will learn advanced methods of python for scientific computing. As a pre-requisite, you should have some fundamental experience with using Python in your life as a scientist. The workshop includes the following specific topics:

  • Recursive Functions and runtime problems
  • Memoization
  • * and ** in parameter passing
  • Decorators
  • Lambda Operator, Filter, Reduce and Map
  • List Comprehension
  • Sort and sorted with custom made sort criteria
  • Iterators and Generators
  • Context Managers


This workshop was originally reserved for participants from the waiting list for the advanced Python course of the PIER Graduate Week 2022, but is now open to all interested PhD students and Postdocs of PIER and its partner institiutions.

Note: Your registration is pending until the final confirmation from the organisers, which will be e-mailed to you after the end of the registration deadline. The number of available places is limited to twelve.

online via Zoom

This course counts for 1 credit point in category B or C (key skills) of the PIER study programme.

Course hours: 9 + 10 May 2022, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

There is an open survey.