CASTEP: Advanced Developer Workshop 2017 Programme


The Workshop (both lectures and practicals) will be held in the Thames Suite at the Oxford IT services (13 Banbury Rd).

Tuesday 15th August
9:15-9:30 Welcome (pdf) Phil Hasnip
9:30-10:15 Intro to CASTEP coding Keith Refson
10:15-11:00 Software design principles (pdf) Phil Hasnip
11:00-11:30 coffee
11:30-12:30 Key data objects Stewart Clark
12:30-14:00 lunch
14:00-14:30 Compiling CASTEP Stewart Clark
14:30-17:30 Practicals
18:00-19:30 Poster Session
Wednesday 16th August
9:15-10:00 DFT in software (pdf) Phil Hasnip
10:00-11:00 CASTEP in parallel Stewart Clark
11:00-11:30 coffee
11:30-12:30 CASTEP's build system Keith Refson
12:30-14:00 lunch
14:00-17:30 Practicals
Thursday 17th August
9:15-10:00 Performance and optimisation (pdf) Phil Hasnip
10:00-11:00 Testing and debugging Dominik Jochym
11:00-11:30 coffee
11:30-12:30 CASTEP and Python James Kermode
12:30-14:00 lunch
14:00-17:30 Practicals
Friday 18th August
11:00-11:30 Becoming a CASTEP developer Keith Refson
11:30-12:30 Practicals
12:30-14:00 lunch
14:00-17:30 Practicals
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