Newsletter May 2023 - Julia 2023 User & Developer Survey - Respond Today

By JuliaHub | May 31, 2023

Julia 2023 User & Developer Survey: The fifth annual Julia User & Developer Survey is open now! Please click here to complete the survey. This year’s survey is currently available in English and we will add other languages as they become available. Survey results will be presented during JuliaCon in July.

Julia 1.9: Julia 1.9 is now available for download. Julia 1.9 includes many important new features and upgrades, including dramatic speed improvements for applications and package startup. More information is available in this blog post and this announcement.

Fee Upcoming Webinar from JuliaHub: Please register today to participate in a free Webinar from JuliaHub. Dr. Ranjan Anantharman, JuliaHub Sales Engineer will present Calibrating Models to Difficult and Noisy Data with JuliaSim Model Optimizer on Wednesday, June 14 from 10:30-11:30 am Eastern (US). Click here to register and join to learn how you can focus on modeling and interpretation while leaving the details of model calibration to an automated system. Participants will learn about inverse problems and how to specify them, model calibration algorithms and when to choose them and how to import/specify models into JuliaSim.

Watch Free Past Webinars from JuliaHub: More than 60 past JuliaHub Webinars are available for free online, including:

  1. Robust Model Predictive Control for Systems with Uncertain Parameters

  2. Cutting Model Translation Time with Pumas-QSP Importers

  3. SciML: Scientific Computing + Machine Learning = Industrial Modeling for Engineers

  4. Using OpenAPI to Describe, Produce, and Consume Web APIs in Julia

  5. CUDA.jl 4.0: Using CUDA-Accelerated Binaries and Libraries in Julia

  6. Modeling Battery Lifespan with JuliaSim

Try JuliaHub - Get Started for Free Last month, the team at JuliaHub revamped our standard tier offering and re-launched a free version of the platform that allows anyone to use up to 20 hours of compute time on the default machine for free every single month. This means that all of JuliaHub’s main features are available to use for free on our standard machine (r6i.large) of 2vCPU with 16GB RAM. For more details, read our blog. Or sign up to get started now.

JuliaHub at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU): Bridging Frontiers in Scientific Computing, Machine Learning and Systems Engineering with Julia will be presented at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) by Dr. Chris Rackauckas (JuliaHub Director of Modeling and Simulation), Dr. Fredrik Bagge Carlson (JuliaHub Team Lead, JuliaSim Control) and Dr. Avinash Subramanian (JuliaHub Control Engineer) on June 7.

American Control Conference: Come meet with JuliaHub at the American Control Conference in San Diego May 31-June 2. You can find JuliaHub at Exhibition Booth #5.

JuliaHub at ODSC Europe in London: JuliaHub VP of Engineering Avik Sengupta will present “Using Large Language Models in Julia” at ODSC Europe June 14-15 at Tobacco Lane in London. Click here to register.

JuliaHub at University of South-Eastern Norway: The University of South-Eastern Norway hosted the 2023 DigiWell Julia Seminar, featuring presentations by JuliaHub. These presentations are now available for free online.

  1. Control, Identification and Estimation in Julia - An Overview of the Ecosystem with Dr. Fredrik Bagge Carlson (JuliaHub Control Systems Team Lead). Click here to watch.

  2. Julia Workflow Tips and What Is New in Julia 1.9 with Kristoffer Carlsson (JuliaHub Software Engineer). Click here to watch.

JuliaCon 2023: Tickets are still available for JuliaCon 2023! Click here to register. JuliaCon will be held in person for the first time since 2019, and will be held at MIT for the first time since 2016. JuliaCon will take place July 25-29. JuMP-dev and SciMLCon will both take place during JuliaCon this year.

  1. Keynote Speakers:  Dr. Christopher Rackauckas, Dr. Stephen Wolfram, Dr. Rumman Chowdhury, Dr. Tim Davis

  2. Sponsorship: Sponsorship is available at many levels, from \(1,000 for an exhibition table to \)45,000 for Diamond sponsorship. Recent sponsors include: JuliaHub, RelationalAI, Julius Technologies, Intel, AWS, Invenia Labs, Google, EVN, DataChef, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, Tangent Works, Replit, Capital One, Nvidia, Microsoft, Alan Turing Institute, Zapata, Beacon Biosignals, Metalenz, ASML, G-Research, Conning, Pumas-AI, QuEra Computing, Jeffrey Sarnoff and more.

  3. Julia Community Prize: Is there someone who you would like to see recognized for their contributions to the Julia language and/or community? Nominations are open now. Please note that past winners are not eligible.

Award-Winning Quantitative Systems Pharmacology (QSP) Using Julia: MIT JuliaLab researcher Emily Nieves was awarded the Best Oral Presentation Award from the International Society of Pharmacometrics (ISoP) for Uncertainty Quantified Discovery of Chemical Reaction Systems via Bayesian Scientific Machine Learning.

Julia for Personalized Neurological Treatment: Professor Alan Edelman (JuliaHub Co-Founder, Chief Scientist and Co-Creator of Julia) is featured in Changing the Game, a new article from Stony Brook University about Neuroblox. Neuroblox, built in Julia, models brain circuits to treat brain disorders.

Julia for COVID: Nucleocapsid-Specific T Cell Responses Associate with Control of SARS-CoV-2 in the Upper Airways Before Seroconversion is a new paper using Julia in Nature Communications. Click here for more.

Converting from Proprietary Software to Julia: Are you looking to leverage Julia’s superior speed and ease of use, but limited due to legacy software and code? JuliaHub and our partners can help accelerate replacing your existing proprietary applications, improve performance, reduce development time, augment or replace existing systems and provide an extended trusted team to deliver Julia solutions. Leverage experienced resources from JuliaHub and our partners to get your team up and running quickly. For more information, please contact us.

Careers at JuliaHub: JuliaHub is a fast-growing tech company with fully remote employees in 12 countries on 5 continents. Click here to learn more about exciting careers and internships with JuliaHub.

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