Advanced Developer Workshop 2019 Programme


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

Tuesday 20th August
9:15-9:30 Welcome (pdf) Phil Hasnip
9:30-10:15 Discussion: Introductions, ambitions and plans Everyone
10:15-11:00 Software design principles (pdf) Phil Hasnip
11:00-11:30 coffee
11:30-12:30 Getting started Dominik Jochym
12:30-14:00 lunch
14:00-14:45 The CASTEP development workflow Dominik Jochym
14:45-15:15 Mini-projects Phil Hasnip
15:15-15:45 Coffee
15:45-17:15 Practicals
18:00-19:30 Poster Session
Wednesday 21st 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 22nd August
9:30-10:20 Performance and optimisation (pdf) Phil Hasnip
10:20-11:15 Practicals
11:15-11:30 coffee
11:30-12:30 Practicals
12:30-14:00 lunch
14:00-15:00 Turning maths into code Dominik Jochym
15:00-17:30 Practicals
Friday 23rd August
10:30-11:00 Becoming a CASTEP developer Keith Refson
11:00-11:30 coffee
11:30-12:30 Recent Developments and CASTEP roadmap
(with User Training Workshop)
12:30-14:00 lunch
14:00-17:30 Practicals