Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center 

Advancing the state-of-the-art in high-performance computing,
communications and data analytics.

Parallel Computing Workshop

December 13 -15, 2007

This workshop focused on techniques and tools for parallel computing.

Agenda

Thursday, December 13, 2007
University of Pittsburgh, 6110 Sennott Square
9:00 am Parallelism
10:00 am Break
10:20 am Architecture Taxonomy and Memory Architecture
Noon Lunch
1:00 pm Parallel Programming Paradigms and Algorithms
3:00 pm Break
3:30 pm Design and Performance Considerations; Parallel Examples
Friday, December 14, 2007
Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center, Room 110
9:00 am PSC Infrastructure Overview; Program Compiling and Job Submission
10:00 am Break
10:20 am MPI Basics
Noon Lunch
1:00 pm Hands-on Lab Exercises
3:00 pm Break
3:30 pm Scalable Coding; Laplace Solver Case Study [pptx]
Saturday, December 15, 2007
Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center, Room 110
9:00 am Advanced MPI
10:00 am Multicore Architecture
11:30 am Lunch
12:30 pm Ultra Scalability
2:00 pm Break
2:30 pm Totalview
3:30 pm Workshop Wrap-up, Awards