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|09:00||datasets for the xarray tutorial||What sample datasets will we use in this tutorial?|
|09:00||Introduction to multidimensional arrays||
When do we need to use multidimensional arrays?
What are current challenges is manipulating these datasets?
What functionality does the xarray library offer?
What are the benefits and limitations of this library?
What is the fundamental architecture of xarray data objects?
|09:20||label-based indexing||How does the labeling of dimensions enhance the xarray workflow?|
|09:30||plotting||Does xarray have tools for visualizing the data?|
|09:35||arithmetic and aggregation||
How do I perform simple arithmetic operations on xarray objects?
How do I calculate statistics along a dimension of an xarray object?
|10:00||groupby processing||What is groupby processing and in what cases is it useful for scientific analysis of multidimensional arrays?|
|10:15||out-of-core computation||How can we do computations on array datasets that are too large to fit into memory on a local machine?|
|10:25||masking||What is masking and how can it be used to analyze portions of a dataset|
|10:40||Wrap-Up||What have we learned?|