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  1. HPC & Life Sciences

    19 Sep 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Thomas Cheatham

    Biomolecular simulation provides a means to explore biomolecular structure, dynamics and interactions on timescales from femptoseconds to milliseconds on available high performance computing...


  2. HPC Software Engineering: "Do as I say, not as I do"

    19 Sep 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Erik Lindahl

    Most scientific software projects started as a quick hack on somebody's laptop, but before you know it there might be dozens of future students and postdocs involved. However, unlike 30 years ago,...


  3. Introduction to Directive Based Programming

    13 Sep 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): John Urbanic

    OpenMP, and now OpenACC, have become standard ways of doing multi-core and GPGPU parallelization. One of the main reasons for their adoption is that they allow the preservation of an existing...


  4. Modern GPU Programming with CUDA and Thrust

    12 Sep 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gilles Civario

    Today's GPUs are massively parallel devices which provide programmers with TeraFlops supercomputing performance. But programming these devices and exploiting their fantastic potential is not...


  5. Heterogeneous Computing

    10 Sep 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): John Urbanic

    John Urbanic is Parallel Computing Specialist at the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center where he spends as much time as possible implementing extremely scalable code on interesting machines. These...


  6. Astrophysics: How to simulate the most catastrophic events in the universe

    09 Sep 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Luciano Rezzolla

    I am a relativistic astrophysicist: i.e. a physicists that uses Einstein's theory of general relativity to describe and explain astronomical observations of black holes and neutron stars. To do...


  7. Quantum Chromodynamics on a space-time lattice – building up the femto universe of atomic nuclei on a computer

    09 Sep 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Akira Ukawa

    Everyone knows that all atoms are made of atomic nuclei and electrons around them, and that atomic nuclei are made of protons and neutrons bound by pions. Every scientist would know that protons...


  8. HPC & the Inventor's dilemma: Abandoning 15 years of Molecular Simulation Work to Move to GPUs

    06 Sep 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Erik Lindahl

    Alternate Title:Parallel molecular dynamics - how we evolved from 10 cores to heterogeneous GPU acceleration and petascale parallelization Molecular dynamics has come a long way the last 20...


  9. Introductory Parallel CPU Programming

    23 Aug 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Bull

    Dr Mark Bull My principal responsibilities in EPCC are in the areas of research and education. My current research interests include the applications and benchmarking of shared memory parallel...


  10. Keynote: The Data and Compute-Driven Transformation of Modern Science

    22 Aug 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Ed Seidel

    Modern science is undergoing a profound transformation as it aims to tackle the complex problems of the 21st Century. It is becoming highly collaborative; problems as diverse as climate change,...


  11. International HPC Summer School 2013

    21 Aug 2013 | Workshops

    The U.S. National Science Foundation's Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE) project, the European Union Seventh Framework Program's Partnership for Advanced Computing in...


  12. Advanced Parallel CPU Programming Part 2: Fundamentals of OmpSs

    21 Aug 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Xavier Teruel

    Tasking and Synchronization --> Data Sharing Attributes, Dependence Model, Other Tasking Directives Clauses, Taskwait, Synchronization, Outlined Task Syntax; Memory Regions, Nesting and...