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XSEDE HPC Monthly Workshop -Summer Boot Camp

Event Date: 
Monday, June 4 to Thursday, June 7
Event Time: 
11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Event Location: 
EWFM 625
Audience: 
Community Members
Faculty
Staff
Students
Undergraduate Students
Graduate Students

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 4-7. 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 Fifth Annual XSEDE Summer Boot Camp Championship Trophy. In addition, an XSEDE Badge will be available to those who complete the Challenge.

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):

Monday June 4
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

Tuesday June 5
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

Wednesday June 6
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

Thursday June 7
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

 

 

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
  • Texas A&M University
  • Lehigh University
  • Tufts University
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • Boston University
  • University of Utah
  • University of Arizona
  • Old Dominion University
  • Oklahoma State University
  • Clarkson University
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • National Center for Supercomputing Applications
  • Arizona State University
  • West Virginia State University
  • Texas Tech University
  • George Mason University
  • University of Texas at El Paso
  • University of Houston – Clear Lake
  • Temple University
  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville – National Institute for Computational Sciences
  • University of Michigan
  • Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

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.

Skill Level: 
Intermediate