The second workshop of the Joint Laboratory for Petascale Computing

Agenda

All morning sessions of the workshop will be video streamed to allow researchers from remote site to follow the presentations and discussions: http://realstream.ncsa.uiuc.edu/jointlab/ All sessions will be video recorded.

Wednesday, December 2, 2009
NCSA Auditorium

Lastest HPC developments in USA and Europe and Blue Waters

Session Chair: Franck Cappello
9:00
Welcome, workshop objectives and organization
Marc Snir and Franck Cappello
Presentation slides are available (PDF)
9:30
New HPC initiatives and Blue Waters update
Thom Dunning
Presentation slides are available (PDF)
10:00
Recent advances in HPC at INRIA
Claude Puech and Jean Roman
Presentation slides are available (PDF)
10:30
Break
11:00
HPC in Europe
Thierry Priol
Presentation slides are available (PDF)
11:30
12:00
12:30
Lunch

Programming Models

Session Chair: Thierry Priol
14:00
Challenges in hybrid computing and parallel programming models
Bill Gropp and Marc Snir
Presentation slides are available (PDF)
15:00
Early result: Runtime system solutions for heterogeneous programming: Early experiments with NCSA applications
Raymond Namyst
Presentation slides are available (PDF)
15:30
16:00
Break
16:30
Parallel composition and novel programming models
Sanjay Kale
Presentation slides are available (PDF)
17:00
Parallel adaptive computing with Kaapi middleware
Clement Pernet
Presentation slides are available (PDF)
19:00
Dinner — Biaggi's

Thursday, December 3, 2009
Room 1030

Resilience

Session Chair: Marc Snir
9:00
9:30
10:00
10:30
Break
11:00
Early result: Distributed diskless checkpoint for large scale systems
Leonardo Bautista Gomez
11:30
12:00
12:30
Lunch

Libraries

Session Chair: Bill Gropp
14:30
15:00
15:30
16:00
Break
16:30
17:00
19:00
Dinner — Ribeye Steak House

Friday, December 4, 2009
Rooms 1030, 1040, 1104

Breakout sessions

Session Chair: Marc Snir, Franck Cappello
9:00
Preparation of the breakouts
  • Defining groups for Breakout sessions
  • Defining collaboration topics
  • Roadmap (planned visits)
Presentation slides are available (PDF)
9:30
Session 1
11:00
Break
11:30
Session 2
  • Breakout 1: Libraries
  • Breakout 2: Programming models
  • Breakout 3: File systems
12:30
Breakout report
13:00
Lunch

Open Topics

Session Chair: Jean-François Mehaut
14:30
15:00
15:30
16:00
Break
16:30
17:00
19:30
Dinner — Silvercreek
Closing comments on the second workshop of the Joint Laboratory for Petascale Computing (PDF)

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.