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Introduction to unix

This course is part of the PhD course program of the AMC Graduate School. More information can be found here.

  • Location: Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam.
  • Course material: All course material is provided during the course, no need to print anything yourself
  • Teachers: Rob Wolfram and Barbera van Schaik

Scheduled dates:

  • March 6 and 7, 2019


Unix is a multitasking, multi-user computer operating system, for which many tools in bioinformatics and e-Science have been developed. Many computers or computerclusters that are used in the analysis for large (omics) dataset run Unix as opposed to Windows. Therefore, basis knowledge of Unix provides the biomedical researcher with the skills to access and use powerfull computer systems and tools that have been developed for Unix and are used on a routine basis in bioinformatics, biostatistics and e-Science.


  • 1. Introduction to Unix;
  • 2. The basic commands;
  • 3. Shell scripting;
  • 4. awk, sed.


Day 1

Day 2

Putty settings

Category: Session

Category: SSH: KEX

Category: SSH: X11
Topic revision: r20 - 27 May 2020, UnknownUser Search
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