Use of containers, which is included in a more general course on Introduction to using the HPC clusters

Objectives of this course

We explain the basics of version control using git and show how it can help both individual and collaborative research.

Target audience

Any Ph.D. students, post-docs, and researchers of UNIL and CHUV who have to deal with code development and/or collaborative papers/documents edition.


  • What is version control and why is it a good thing?
  • What is git?
  • Git basics for individual work
  • Collaborative working using git


1 half-day


On a quarterly basis


To be defined or remotely


Emmanuel Jeanvoine, PhD
HPC Specialist

Scientific Computing and Research Support Unit
Amphimax building (office 172)
University of Lausanne


Course dates and registration

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