Parallel Programming Lab, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
May 1st-3rd, 2008

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Time
Type
Location
Description
Day 1 (Thursday, May 1st)
Morning
Tutorials (Session Chair - Eric Bohm)
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Tutorial
2405
Siebel
Writing Your Own Charm Machine Layer
Dr. Sayantan Chakravorty
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Noon
Lunch
Afternoon
Tutorials (Session Chair - Eric Bohm)
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Tutorial
2405
Siebel
Basic Charm++ and Virtualization Tutorial
Prof. Laxmikant V. Kale and Kumaresh Pattabiraman
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3:30 pm - 3:45 pm
Break
Afternoon
Welcome Address and Keynote (Session Chair - Prof. Kale)
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
Talk
2405
Siebel
Charm++ and Affiliated Research: Recent Developments
Prof. Laxmikant V. Kale
4:30 pm - 5:15 am
Keynote
2405
Siebel
Getting Ready for Exascale Computational Science
Prof. Rick Stevens
Associate Laboratory Director for Computing and Life Sciences, Argonne National Laboratory,
Professor of Computer Science, University of Chicago
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6:00 pm onwards
Workshop Banquet
Day 2 (Friday, May 2nd)
8:45 am onwards
Continental Breakfast
Morning
Technical Session (Session Chair - Prof. Kale)
9:00 am - 9:45 am
Invited Talk
2405
Siebel
The Evolution of MPI
Prof. William Gropp
Paul and Cynthia Saylor Professor of Computer Science,
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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9:45 am - 10:15 am
Talk
2405
Siebel
Parallel Wave Propagation and Topological Operators for Fragmentation Simulation
Prof. Glaucio H. Paulino
Donald Biggar Willett Professor of Engineering,
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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10:15 am - 10:30 am
Break
Morning
Technical Session (Session Chair - Dr. Celso Mendes)
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Talk
2405
Siebel
Scaling Challenges in NAMD: Past and Future
Abhinav Bhatele
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11:00 am - 11:30 am
Talk
2405
Siebel
OpenAtom: New Science and Ongoing Research
Dr. Glenn J. Martyna
Physical Sciences Division, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center
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11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Talk
2405
Siebel
ChaNGa: Charm N-body GrAvity solver
Prof. Thomas R. Quinn
Department of Astronomy,
University of Washington
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Noon
Lunch
Afternoon
Technical Session (Session Chair - Dr. Terry Wilmarth)
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Talk
2405
Siebel
Charm++ on Heterogeneous Systems: Cell processor and GPGPU
David Kunzman and Lukasz Wesolowski
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1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Talk
2405
Siebel
ParFUM and its Applications
Aaron Becker
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2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Talk
2405
Siebel
BigSim
Dr. Gengbin Zheng
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2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Talk
2405
Siebel
AMPI, Charisma and MSA
Dr. Celso L. Mendes and Pritish Jetley
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3:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Break
Afternoon
Technical Session (Session Chair - Dr. Gengbin Zheng)
3:15 pm - 3:45 pm
Talk
2405
Siebel
Debugging Tools for Charm++ Applications
Filippo Gioachin
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3:45 pm - 4:15 pm
Talk
2405
Siebel
LuaCharm: Implementing Chares in a High-Level Scripting Language
Thiago Ponte
Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro
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4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
Talk
2405
Siebel
Noise Miner
Isaac Dooley
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4:45 pm - 5:25 pm
Talk
2405
Siebel
Works in Progress: Ongoing Research in Converse and Charm++
Chao Mei and Eric Bohm
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Day 3 (Saturday, May 3rd)
8:45 am onwards
Continental Breakfast
Morning
Tutorials (Session Chair - Dr. Celso Mendes)
9:00 am - 10:30 am
Tutorial
2405
Siebel
ParFUM Tutorial
Dr. Terry L. Wilmarth
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10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Tutorial
2405
Siebel
BigSim Tutorial
Eric Bohm
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