The FAS Informatics and Scientific Applications group provides data management, analysis, training, and software support for faculty and staff of Harvard FAS.

In addition to individual staff, FAS Informatics is a key partner to the other FAS Core Facilities, providing LIMS support with the MiniLIMS platform along with analysis and other software tools.

For upcoming events like our journal club, or training sessions, see the event listing.


Informatics Training - October 2016

Introduction to Unix

RC and Informatics are running a series of fall introductory workshops in October/November. These are intended for users either new to the command line and the cluster and/or people who are embarking on RNA-Seq and transcriptome analysis.

For more information please see the individual course pages or email me at mclamp@fas.harvard.edu.

The full list of workshops and their dates and times are

Everyone will be expected to bring their own laptop (Windows,Mac,Linux),  have attended the 'Introduction to Odyssey' training and be able to log into the cluster using ssh. Sign up using the links above.


FASRC & Informatics Open House 2016

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Open House
38 Oxford Street
September 19, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Meet our teams and get hands on with the systems, and technologies that research computing and informatics use each & every day to support all kinds of amazing research! See OdyBot & IggyBot on a tour of our historic particle physics accelerator building with snacks, raffles and spot prizes!


Informatics Training - May 2016

Introduction to Unix

We are presenting 3 workshops in May 2016. These are aimed at people with a good grounding in unix and the command line but are new to bioinformatics analysis. 

The workshops and their dates and times are

These will all be hands-on workshops limited to 20 people.  Everyone will be expected to bring their own laptop (Windows,Mac,Linux),  have attended the 'Introduction to Odyssey' training, be able to log into the cluster using ssh and be proficient in unix and the command line. Sign up using the links above.