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Summer Students Lectures

Every year, a series of lectures developed for the CERN openlab summer students is given by CERN IT experts on advanced CERN-related topics.

The series of lectures organised before the fourth phase of CERN openlab, which started in 2012, are available to you on the website covering the former phases. If you wish to consult one of those please click on the ad hoc year below:
2005 - 2006 - 2007 - 2008 - 2009 - 2010 - 2011 -

The 2013 programme has been announced, but possible changes may take place. Please consult the website regularly for the latest information regarding the lectures.

Summer Student Lectures Date
Lecture 1: Computing in HEP - From Detector to Publication (H. Meinhard) Thursday, 3 July, 2014 - 16:00 to 17:30
Lecture 2: Simulating Physics and Detectors (J. Apostolakis) Thursday, 10 July, 2014 - 16:00 to 17:30
Lecture 3: DAQ - Filtering Data from 1 PB/s to 600 MB/s (N. Neufeld) Tuesday, 15 July, 2014 - 16:00 to 17:30
Lecture 4: Advanced Networking (E. Martelli) Friday, 18 July, 2014 - 16:00 to 17:30
Lecture 5: Computing on the Grid and in the Cloud ( L. Field) Tuesday, 22 July, 2014 - 16:00 to 17:30
Lecture 6: Reconstructing Events, from Electronic Signals to Tracks (M. Elsing) Thursday, 24 July, 2014 - 16:00 to 17:30
Lecture 7: Data Storage and Data Distribution (A. Pace) Tuesday, 29 July, 2014 - 16:00 to 17:30
Lecture 8: Discovering the Higgs - Finding the Needle in the Haystack (W. Verkerke) Thursday, 31 July, 2014 - 16:00 to 17:30
Lecture 9: Data Mining, Data Analytics and Big Data (M. Limper, M. M. Marquez, A. R. Marin) Thursday, 7 August, 2014 - 16:00 to 17:30
Lecture 10: Big Data in Biomedical Sciences (S. Newhouse) Tuesday, 12 August, 2014 - 16:00 to 17:30
Lecture 11: Computer Security (S. Lopienski) Thursday, 14 August, 2014 - 16:00 to 17:30
Lecture 12: Software Development Best Practices (A. Naumann) Thursday, 21 August, 2014 - 16:00 to 17:30
Lecture 13: Transferring Knowledge from CERN to Industry (N. Ziogas) Tuesday, 26 August, 2014 - 16:00 to 17:30