Programming Environment

There are a few ways of setting up your programming environment for this course, each with their own pros and cons. This page provides a brief overview.


For working locally, we recommend using Visual Studio Code with the Julia extension. This document describes how to set up your VSCode environment so you can work efficiently.

Google Colab (Cloud)

You can use Google Colab to get free GPU compute (when available). To set up Julia on Colab, you can follow this example notebook.

Note the following two potential pitfalls:

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