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XSEDE @Arizona State University

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Arizona State University

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Join us on March 31st and April 1st for a free two-day in-person regional XSEDE workshop hosted by Arizona State University. Open to all faculty, researchers, and students in all disciplines interested in learning how to incorporate analytics, modeling and simulation, advanced data analysis and visualization, and high performance computing into their teaching and research. The workshop will provide an overview of computational, data analysis, visualization, and data storage resources available at ASU Advanced Computing Center and XSEDE. There will be hands-on training sessions on topics such as parallel programming, scientific visualization, and simulation and modeling tools for the classroom.

The agenda includes:

Monday March 31, Morning

  • Keynote Speaker: Carlos Castillo-Chavez, Joaquin Bustoz Jr. Professor of Mathematical Biology,Arizona State University
  • Resource Provider Panel
    • ASU Research Computing Overview
    • U of Arizona Research Computing Overview
    • XSEDE Overview
  • Research Talk: Michael Simeone, Director Institute of Humanities Research Nexus Laboratory for Digital Humanities and Transdisciplinary Informatics

Monday March 31, Afternoon

  • Research Talk: Matei Georgescu, Senior Sustainability Scientist, Global Institute of Sustainability
  • A choice of concurrent hands-on training sessions
    • XSEDE New User Training
    • Computational Thinking: Introduction to Analytics, Modeling, Simulation, and Visualization in Teaching
    • Statistical and Numerical Tools: “R” Instead of SPSS & SAS
    • CUDA: GPU Programming

Tuesday, April 1, Morning

  • A choice of concurrent hands-on training sessions
    • Introduction to Scientific Visualization
    • Image Analytics, Video Analysis, Social Network Analysis, and Text Mining
    • Introduction to Spatial Data Analysis with hands on CyberGIS
    • Linux/Unix Basics for High Performance Computing

Tuesday April 1, Afternoon

  • Invited Research Talks
    • Research Talk: Banu Ozkan, Associate Professor Physics
    • Research Talk: Mitzi M. Montoya, Vice President and University Dean of Entrepreneurship & Innovation
    • Research Talk: Omar Badreddin
  • A choice of concurrent hands-on training sessions
    • XSEDE New User Training
    • Scaling Your Research: Working with Population Data on Large Scale Systems
    • Introduction to Parallel Computing with MPI and Open MP

In person (Arizona State University)

03/31/2014 09:00 - 04/01/2014 17:00 MST (SESSION HAS ENDED)
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Registration open date
02/18/2014 09:00 MST
Registration close date
04/01/2014 12:00 MST
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Linda Akli
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Arizona State University
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425 East University Drive
Tempe, AZ 85281
Posted: 02/11/2014 20:38 UTC