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While Python is a scripting language, it has plenty of facilities for high performance computing. This module covers some of its features and libraries that are particularly helpful when moving scientific code to a large cluster resource. It also includes specific recipes for compilation and execution on TACC Stampede and its Intel MIC coprocessors.

Originally developed May 2011
Last updated June 2015 by Steve Lantz

Andrew Dolgert (original author) and Steve Lantz
Cornell Center for Advanced Computing