Computing and Research Services Workshops

Training in Computer and Statistical Techniques is an important service available to IBS researchers and support staff. For information on upcoming workshops contact Jani Little.


Workshop: Thursday, Jan 9, 2014, 9:00 AM - 12:00 noon, IBS Computing Lab, Room 150
Spatial Data Analysis Using GeoDa
Frank Witmer, Research Associate, Institutions Program & Computing and Research Services, IBS
Registration and Workshop Materials
Workshop sponsored by Computing and Research Services.
Wednesday May 14, 12:30-1:30 PM, IBS Room 155B
Agent-Based Modeling and Simulation in the Social Sciences
Frank Witmer, Institutions Program and Computing and Research Services, IBS
What are agent-based models? How do they work? What types of questions are they best suited to address? Which software should you use to create one? This presentation will introduce agent-based modeling and simulation and address these questions in the context of the social sciences.
Presentation slides
Sponsored by CUPC and CRS
Workshop: Tuesday, July 8, 2014, 11:00 AM - 12:00 noon, IBS Computing Lab, Room 150
Introduction to the IBS Computational Server, Flash
Frank Witmer, Research Associate, Institutions Program & Computing and Research Services, IBS, and Jeremy Johnson,System Administrator, Computing and Research Services, IBS
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Workshop sponsored by Computing and Research Services.

Wednesday and Thursday, January 9 and 10, 2013, 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM, IBS Computer Lab, Room 150
Introduction to R
Frank Witmer, Research Associate, Institutions Program, IBS
Registration and Workshop Materials
Workshop sponsored by CUPC and Computing and Research Services.
Workshop: Saturday, May 4, 9:30 to 11:30 AM, 1:00 to 3:00 PM, IBS Computing Lab Rm 150
Qualitative Comparative Analysis and Fuzzy Sets (fsQCA)
Prof. Charles C. Ragin, Chancellor's Professor of Sociology at the University of California, Irvine
Registration and Workshop Materials
Workshop sponsored by CUPC and Computing and Research Services.
Workshop: Tuesday and Thursday, May 14 and 16, 2013, 10:00-12:00 AM and 1:00-3:00 PM, IBS Computing Lab, Room 150
GIS Basics
Frank Witmer, Research Associate, Institutions Program, IBS
Registration and Workshop Materials
Workshop sponsored by CUPC and Computing and Research Services.
Wednesday, Sept 25, 2013, 9:00am - 12:00 noon, IBS Computing Lab, 150
Introduction to Nvivo 9
Kristi Jackson (QUERI, Inc)
Registration is required for attendance at this workshop. Please contact Jani Little to register.
More information about Nvivo
Workshop sponsored by Computing and Research Services.


Other Training Options: A listing of other campus training options in computer and statistical techniques.