At Python for the Lab, we aim to show that anybody can build software for the lab. In this intensive 3-day course we will cover various topics, from the basics of communicating with a device to building user interfaces.
Developing control software for labs with Python is becoming ubiquitous in all major research institutes around the world. Learn from examples, with real devices and measurements. The course Python for the Lab is aimed at small groups of up to 7 people, in order to deliver personalized content to every attendant.
Do you want to have a course according to the specific needs of your lab? We can work something out together, drop us a line: [email protected]
What do you need to know before the course:
More importantly, you have to be motivated to learn new computer skills.
What you don't need to know before the course:
You don't need to have high programming skills, but you should be familiar with ideas such as loops and functions
There are no courses planned at the moment.
If you are interested in a course, drop us an e-mail to [email protected] or fill the form below.
For only 550€ Python for the Lab is the only course designed to meet your needs. You will learn about different topics, including the development of drivers and user interfaces. The course is aimed at experimental scientists; general experimental knowledge and programming skills are required.
Every participant will receive a free copy of the book Python For The Lab. During the length of the course, participants will also get a real acquisition device for practicing at home. For a small price, you can keep it after the course.
The course last three full days, from 10 am to 5 pm, and lunch is included. Please bring your own laptop; if you don't own one, let us know in advance and we can arrange something for you.
Before the course, you will receive instruction on how to install all the software that you will need. Everything we use is open source, therefore it will not incur extra costs.
Our courses are given at Meet Berlage, a great location just 5 minutes away from Amsterdam Centraal Station
Do you prefer a course at your own location? Drop us a line at [email protected] or through the form below.
From packages to software and libraries. Discover new tools to become more efficient.
We can develop courses around your own needs. From specific devices to applications.
Join a growing community. Learn how to ask for help and where to look for answers.
Our manuals cover much more than the topics in the class, for you to keep learning on your own.
Learn how to design the structure of your code for making it reusable and extendable
Don't think that everything in the lab is black and white. Learn how to build user interfaces.