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Techlog Python Fundamentals

This 3 hour eLearning course introduces the basics of using Python in Techlog. Each video tutorial will guide you through a particular workflow which can follow along in your own Techlog project. This course is suitable for beginners with little or no prior experience with using Python in Techlog.

Note that the video tutorials show workflows being carried out in Techlog 2016 and using Python version 2.7, however the workflows can also be completed using later releases of both Techlog and Python.

Software developers or geoscientists with basic programming skills interested in gaining a general understanding of programing in Techlog Python

Learning activity mix

Introduction to Python

  • History and concept
  • Python inside Techlog

Introduction to the Python editor

  • Open and run scripts
  • Understand the basics of programming
  • Python syntax and coding rules

Application workflow interface for Python

  • Run your own equations in a multi-wells and multi-zones environment

Python additional modules

  • Data QC and harmonization, file import, etc. (Techlog Database)
  • Custom plots (Techlog Plot)
  • Mathematical and scientific tools (Numpy / Scipy)

Advanced scripting

  • Introduction to advanced basics (multi dimensional lists, dictionaries)
  • Introduction to oriented object programming

Read/Write files

  • Read/Write text, csv and excel files
  • Import data from excel file and load it inside
  • Techlog Database
  • Reporting

Modules creation

  • Create custom libraries

Techlog fundamentals


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