Agenda for the first workshop of the Joint Laboratory for Petascale Computing

Wednesday, June 10

10:00 a.m.
Registration/coffee
10:30 a.m.
Ceremonial opening
10:30 a.m.
Michel Cosnard opening statements
INRIA President and CEO
10:50 a.m.
Thom Dunning
NCSA/IACAT Director
11:10 a.m.
Michel Israel opening statements
Counselor for the Office of Science and Technology at Embassy of France
11:30 a.m.
Marc Snir
Co-director of the Joint Laboratory and Faiman/Muroga Professor of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
11:50 a.m.
Franck Cappello
Co-director of the Joint Laboratory and Senior Researcher, INRIA
12:30 p.m.
Lunch

Workshop on programming models

Session chair: Franck Cappello

2:00 p.m.
Parallel Shared Memory Programming Languages
Marc Snir, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2:30 p.m.
3:00 p.m.
Hybrid parallelism on real applications and simulations
Jean François Mehaut, Laboratoire d'Informatique de Grenoble
3:30 p.m.
Break
4:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m.
Programming Methodologies beyond petascale, based on adaptive runtime systems
Sanjay Kale, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
5:30 p.m.
Discussions
8:00 p.m.
Banquet

Thursday, June 11

Workshop on numerical libraries

Session chair: Laura Grigori

9:00 a.m.
Optimizing Sparse Data Structures for Matrix-Vector Multiply
Bill Gropp, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
9:30 a.m.
10:00 a.m.
10:30 a.m.
Break
11:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m.
The MUMPS library
Jean Yves L'Excellent, INRIA
Noon
12:30 p.m.
Discussions
1:00 p.m.
Lunch

Workshop on fault-tolerance

Session chair: Thomas Hérault

2:30 p.m.
3:00 p.m.
3:30 p.m.
ProActive SPMD and Fault Tolerance: Protocols and Benchmarks
Brian Amedro, INRIA-Univ. Nice Sophia Antipolis-CNRS
4:00 p.m.
Break
4:30 p.m.
Asynchronous iterative methods and fault tolerance
Mourad Hakem, University of Franche-Comté
5:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m.
Scalable Fault Tolerance Schemes using Adaptive Runtime Support
Eric Bohm, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
6:00 p.m.
Discussions

Friday, June 12

Open topics: accelerators, compilers, communication libraries, etc.

Session chair: Franck Cappello

9:00 a.m.
Hybrid Parallel Programming
François Bodin, INRIA
9:30 a.m.
Automatic Design
Olivier Temam, INRIA
10:00 a.m.
New Abstractions for Data Parallel Pro
María J. Garzarán, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
10:30 a.m.
Break
11:00 a.m.
High Performance Computing with Accelerators
Volodymyr Kindratenko, NCSA
11:30 a.m.
Noon
Discussions
12:30 p.m.
Closing: Marc Snir + Thom Dunning
1:00 p.m.
Lunch

The Joint Laboratory for Petascale Computing includes researchers from the French National Institute for Research in Computer Science and Control (INRIA), the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Center for Extreme-Scale Computation, and the National Center for Supercomputing Applications. The Joint Lab is part of Parallel@Illinois.