ScicomP 15 & SP-XXL
May 18-22, 2009, Barcelona
The 15th meeting of ScicomP, the user-supported interest group for everyone running scientific applications on IBM supercomputers.

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Agenda

ScicomP 15/SP-XXL will be held at the North Campus of the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC). ScicomP and SP-XXL will use two meeting rooms in Building B3.

Coffee breaks will be in front of the Sala Multimedia.

Schedule Overview

Schedule overview in printable form (PDF)

Detailed Schedule

Presenters: Please email your presentations (PDF format preferred) to submissions@spscicomp.org

Monday, May 18
B3 - Sala Multimedia
08:30-09:00 Registration
09:00-09:30 Introduction to Cell/B.E. architecture
Jordi Caubet, IBM Spain
[slides]
09:30-11:00 Programming with the libSPE2, ALF, DaCS
Jordi Caubet, IBM Spain
[slides]
11:00-11:30 Break
11:30-12:15 OpenMP on IBM PowerXcell 8i
Marc Gonzalez, BSC
[slides]
12:15-13:00 Programming with CellSs
Rosa M. Badia, BSC
[slides]
13:00-14:30 Lunch
14:30-15:30 Hands-on: libSPE2
Jordi Caubet, IBM Spain
[slides]
[C6 - E106]
15:30-16:00 Break
16:00-17:00 Hands-on: CellSs
Rosa M. Badia, BSC
Marc Gonzalez, BSC
[C6 - E106]
17:45-18:15 MareNostrum Tour
Tuesday, May 19
B3 - Sala Multimedia
08:30-09:00 Registration
09:00-09:45 Why is it worth to spend 1.5 million CPU-hours in relativistic astrophysics?
Miguel Angel Aloy, Universidad de Valencia
[abstract]       [slides]
09:45-10:15 GAIA
Jordi Torra, Universidad de Barcelona
[slides]
10:15-10:45 Break
10:45-11:15 Simulations of the inspiral and merger of unequal-mass neutron star binaries
José A. Font, Universidad de Valencia
[slides]
11:15-11:45 Cosmological Simulations and their Analyses
Steffen Knollmann, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
[abstract]       [slides]
11:45-12:15 Simulations of Relativistic Outflows in Astrophysics with Ratpenat
Manuel Perucho, Universidad de Valencia
[abstract]       [slides]
12:15-13:00 Astronomy Roundtable
13:00-14:30 Lunch
14:30-15:00 Parsing Fortran Source Code with Python
Wei Huang, NCAR
[abstract]       [slides]
15:00-15:30 In-depth Performance Visualization of Hybrid MPI/Cell Applications
Holger Brunst, Dresden Institute of Technology
[abstract]       [slides]
15:30-16:00 Break
16:00-16:30 Computing Spectropolarimetric Signals on Accelerator Hardware. Comparing the Cell BE and NVIDIA GPUs
Jose Garcia, NCAR/CISL
[abstract]       [slides]
16:30-17:00 Multi-Particle Collision Dynamics coupled to Molecular Dynamics on Massively Parallel Computers
Godehard Sutmann, Juelich Supercomputing Centre
[abstract]       [slides]
17:00-17:30 Experiences in Porting Applications to Cell/BE via CellSs
Annika Schiller, Juelich Supercomputing Centre
[abstract]       [slides]
17:45-18:15 MareNostrum Tour
Wednesday, May 20
Aula Master
08:15-08:45 Registration
08:45-09:00 Joint Session Welcome
09:00-10:00 Keynote: The MareIncognito Project
Jesus Labarta, BSC
[slides]
10:00-11:00 Keynote: Processing Real-time LOFAR Telescope Data on a BlueGene/P
John Romein, Stichting ASTRON (Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy)
[abstract]     [slides]
11:00-11:30 Break
11:30-12:30 Keynote: Far more than Petaflops: The J&uunl;lich Supercomputing Centre
Thomas Lippert, Jülich Supercomputing Centre
[slides]
12:30-14:00 Lunch
14:00-14:45 NCSA Blue Waters
Bill Kramer, NCSA
[slides]
14:45-15:30 LLNL Sequoia
John Westlund, LLNL
[slides]
15:30-16:00 Break
16:00-16:45 LANL Roadrunner
Ben Bergen, LANL
[abstract]     [slides]
16:45-17:15 SP-XXL/ScicomP 2010 Preview
David Paul, LBNL
[slides]
17:45-18:15 MareNostrum Tour
   
19:00-??:?? Social Event
19:00 Buses leaves
19:30 Montjuïc viewpoint
20:00 Walk to restaurant
20:30 Dinner

  

Thursday, May 21
B3 - Sala Multimedia
08:30-09:00 Registration
09:00-09:30 BlueGene Update
Todd Inglett, IBM
09:30-10:00 Mixed OpenMP/MPI approaches on Blue Gene for CDF applicationss (EDF R&D and IBM Research collaboration)
Pascal Vezolle, IBM France
[abstract]     [slides]
10:00-10:30 Partitioned Global Address Space Languages on the IBM BlueGene/P
Rajesh Nishtala, UC-Berkeley
[abstract]     [slides]
10:30-11:00 Break
11:00-11:30 Porting the Distributed and Unified Numerics Environment (DUNE) to BlueGene/P
Markus Blatt, IWR - University Heidelberg
[abstract]     [slides]
11:30-12:00 Memory Debugging Parallel Applications on BlueGene
Ed Hinckel, TotalView Technologies
[abstract]     [slides]
12:00-12:30 IBM ACTC and Tools Update
David Klepacki, IBM
[slides]
12:30-14:00 Lunch
14:00-14:30 Experiments using IBM's Software Transactional Memory Compiler
Barna Bihari, ICON Consulting
[abstract]     [slides]
14:30-15:30 IBM Compiler Update
Roch Archambault, IBM
[slides]
15:30-16:00 Break
16:00-16:30 IBM MPI Update
Chulho Kim, IBM
[slides]
16:30-17:15 Feedback to IBM: user requirements for future features, functionality, and enhancements
Chulho Kim, IBM Parallel Environment and Protocols Architect
17:15-17:45 ScicomP Business Meeting
17:45-18:15 MareNostrum Tour
Friday, May 22
B3 - Sala Multimedia
08:30-09:00 Registration
09:00-10:00 IBM High Performance Computing Software and Hardware Overview and Update
Piyush Chadhary, IBM
[slides]
10:00-10:30 Optimization of Vector Operations on the IBM p575 System
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10:30-11:00 Break
11:00-11:30 Scheduling Dynamic Parallelism on the CellBE
Costin Iancu, LBNL
[abstract]       [slides]
11:30-12:00 Scalable Massively Parallel I/O to Task-Local Files
Wolfgang Frings, Juelich Supercomputing Centre
[slides]
12:00-12:30 Wrapup
12:30-13:00 Box Lunch

     
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