Python Programming

1) making a simple plot (starting with this source code)

prelab introduction and questions
loading Excel data and plotting (Data located here. Root source code is located there)

Python Resources
A Crash Course in Python for Scientists from

Enthought Canopy IDE Download

Career explorations:

Useful Infographic : "What Code Should You Learn?"
Another Useful Infographic : "Know Your File Types"
Why the choice of Python?

Code Academy On-Line Python Interpreter

Basic Plotting with Python and Matplotlib (via MIT course on Machine Learning)
matplotlib gallery