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XSEDE HPC Workshop: Summer Bootcamp

June 16-19, 2015

XSEDE, along with the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center and the National Center for Supercomputing Applications at the University of Illinois will be presenting a Hybrid Computing workshop.

This 4 day event will include MPI, OpenMP, OpenACC and accelerators and run June 16-19.  We will conclude with a special hybrid exercise contest that will challenge the students to apply their skills over the following 3 weeks and be awarded the Second Annual XSEDE Summer Boot Camp Championship Trophy.

Sites

Due to demand, this workshop will be telecast to several satellite sites.  This workshop is NOT available via a webcast.

You may attend this event at any of the following sites:

Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center
Purdue University
George Washington University
The University of Houston, Clear-Lake
Georgia State University
The University of Michigan
Michigan State University
Pennsylvania State University
West Virginia University
Lehigh University
University of Tennessee - Knoxville
The University of Houston

To register,  choose the appropriate link on the XSEDE Portal Registration pages: https://portal.xsede.org/course-calendar

Questions

Please address any questions to Tom Maiden at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Tentative agenda 

To be as time zone friendly as possible, each day will run from 11AM-5PM Eastern time.  The tentative agenda is as follows (all times given are Eastern):

Tuesday June 16
11:00 Welcome
11:15 Computing Environment
11:45 Intro to Parallel Computing
12:30 Intro to OpenMP
1:30 Lunch break
2:30 Exercise 1    (zip folder of all exercises) 
3:15 More OpenMP
4:30 Exercise 2
5:00 Adjourn
Wednesday June 17
11:00 Intro to OpenACC
12:00 Exercise 1
12:30 Introduction to OpenACC (cont.)
1:00 Lunch break
2:00 Exercise 2
2:45 Introduction to OpenACC (cont.)
3:00 Using OpenACC with CUDA Libraries  
3:30 Advanced OpenACC
4:00 OpenMP 4.0 Sneek Peek
5:00 Adjourn
Thursday June 18
11:00 Introduction to MPI
1:00 Lunch break
2:00 Intro exercises
3:10 Intro exercises review
3:15 Scalable Programming: Laplace code
3:45 Laplace Exercise
5:00 Adjourn
Friday June 19
11:00 Laplace Exercise(Cont)
12:30 Laplace Exercise Review
1:00 Lunch break
2:00 Advanced MPI
3:00 Outro to Parallel Computing             
4:00 Hybrid Computing
4:30 Hybrid Competition
5:00 Adjourn

 

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