XSEDE HPC Monthly Workshop - June 6-9, 2017 - Summer Boot Camp

06/06/2017 11:00 - 06/09/2017 17:00 EDT
in person (Lehigh University)
Registration open date
05/01/2017 11:39 EDT
Registration close date
06/02/2017 09:00 EDT
Class size restriction
20 registrants

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Contact Information
Tom Maiden
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Contact email
Lehigh University
CITL Classroom (Room 379)
8A E. Packer Ave​,​ E. W. Fairchild-Martindale Library
Bethlehem, PA 18015

XSEDE HPC Workshop: Summer Boot Camp
June 6-9, 2017

XSEDE, along with the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center will be presenting a Hybrid Computing workshop.

This 4 day event will include MPI, OpenMP, OpenACC and accelerators and run June 6-9. This event will be presented using the Wide Area Classroom(WAC) training platform and 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 Fourth Annual XSEDE Summer Boot Camp Championship Trophy.

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
  • University of Delaware
  • Lehigh University
  • University of Houston
  • Tufts University
  • Boston University
  • Georgia State University
  • University of Utah
  • University of Houston – Clear Lake
  • Purdue University
  • University of Texas at Dallas
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Michigan State University
  • California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
  • Old Dominion University
  • University of Nebraska – Lincoln
  • University of Colorado Boulder

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

Please address any questions to Tom Maiden at tmaiden@psc.edu.

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 6
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 7
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 Sneak Peek
5:00 Adjourn

Thursday June 8
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 9
11:00 Laplace Exercise (Cont)
12:30 Laplace Solution
1:00 Lunch break
2:00 Advanced MPI
3:00 Outro to Parallel Computing
4:00 Parallel Tools
4:20 Hybrid Computing
4:40 Hybrid Competition
5:00 Adjourn

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Posted: 05/01/2017 13:21 UTC