Python With Me

Tech Me Out · Pint of Science · 2020
https://vimaltech.com/slides/pint20

Vimalkumar Velayudhan

Programming Language

Python

is an example of a programming language

Created by Guido van Rossum in 1990

Named after "Monty Python" (British comedy group) and not the snake! 🐍

Why use Python?

Easy to read Batteries included • Extendable Interactive • Runs everywhere Free & Open Source

What can you do with Python?

Process, analyze data, automate

Python csv module: read and write CSV files
Astropy: a library of Python tools for astronomy and astrophysics
Biopython: a Python molecular biology suite
scikit-learn: a library for machine learning
Pandas: a libraryfor data manipulation and analysis

Build apps and websites

Build apps and websites

Build apps and websites

Build apps and websites

Let's code …

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#1 The famous "Hello World" program

Click the ▸ Run button to view result

#2 Storing information

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#3 What's the temperature today?

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#4 The best City

Click the ▸ Run button to view result

Where to go next?

Books and courses

Automate the Boring Stuff with Python http://automatetheboringstuff.com/

Python Crash Course, 2nd Edition https://nostarch.com/pythoncrashcourse2e

My online Python course
https://vimaltech.com/python


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