CMDB Quantitative Biology Bootcamp 2021


  • Syllabus
  • Five day intensive bootcamp geared towards getting everyone up to speed with basic computational skills
  • NO other classes, meetings, lab work, lab meetings, etc.
  • Hybrid with in person option in UTL398. All lectures over zoom, at this public link. See Slack for the passcode.
  • Please wear a face mask and bring headphones
  • Please arrive by 8:45am ET
  • Lunch and an afternoon snack will be provided


All times in ET

All day-specific links for assignments, recordings, etc. can be found by clicking the link for the day below.

  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Morning Unix & Git Functions & Data Structures Algorithms Exploratory Data Analysis Principal Component Analysis
Lunch Genome Arithmetic ID mapping Binary Search Data Visualization Human Genetic Variation
Afternoon Basic Python & Pseudocode Writing & Running Python Scripts Review Linear Models Review
Homework Parsing a SAM file Heuristic Sequence Alignment Assignment Catch-up Linear Regression

Useful Goodies

Unix and Git