01. Become Pythonic in Oil & Gas Lesson 1.01: Pythonic IntroductionOK, this is the start of the course, Become Pythonic in Oil & Gas Industry. In this course I will walk you through the building blocks of Python code and how to write and run Python code. And to answer specific questions that you may have in your projects, especially those which are dealing with the data. So this course has been designed specifically to work with the data more smoothly using Python.
02. Why Python?So let's start the course and the first question that you may have in your mind is what is Python? I would say that Python is the fastest growing general-purpose programming language in the world. And it has gained a huge popularity these days. And you will see where that popularity is coming from.
03. When to Use PythonSo when to use Python? That is a question that I will say in four regions you can use Python, the first one is automation. If you have a repetitive task here, for example, working with the number of files, extracting data from then, putting them into Excel, working on those Excel, creating different Excel sheets. Or different tabs in one Excel sheet and on each tab, you are creating multiple columns. And then you want to repeat this task, probably with one Python script, you can accomplish the same tasks very easily and it will give you consistent results and it will reduce the amount of mistakes that you may make during working on each of those individual parts.