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MPI programming – HPC Monthly Workshop

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May 7, 2014 @ 11:00 am – May 8, 2014 @ 4:30 pm
Helen M. Aderhold Learning Center Room 232 (ALC 232)
60 Luckie Street Northwest
Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30303
Tom Maiden 412-268-4960E-mailEvent website

Event Description:

XSEDE along with the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center and the Texas Advanced Computing Center are pleased to announce a two-day MPI workshop, to be held May 7 and 8, 2014.

This workshop is intended to give C and Fortran programmers a hands-on introduction to MPI programming. Both days are compact, to accommodate multiple time zones, but packed with useful information and lab exercises. Attendees will leave with a working knowledge of how to write scalable codes using MPI – the standard programming tool of scalable parallel computing.

Due to demand, this workshop will be telecast to several satellite sites. The sites will be announced about one month prior to the workshop

This workshop is NOT available via a webcast.

Register by following the link to View Session Details of your preferred location.

The tentative agenda given below is subject to change.

Please address any questions to Tom Maiden at

Tentative Agenda
Wednesday, May 7
All times given are EST
11:00 Welcome
11:15 Computing Environment
12:00 Intro to Parallel Computing
1:00 Lunch break
2:00 Introduction to MPI
3:30 Intro Exercises
4:30 Scalable Programming: Laplace code
5:00 Adjourn / Laplace Exercises

Thursday, May 8
All times given are EST
11:00 Laplace Exercises
12:00 Laplace Solution
12:30 Lunch break
1:30 Advanced MPI
2:30 Outro to Parallel Computing
3:30 MPI Debugging and Profiling
4:30 Adjourn

Students mark your calendar -Thurs., March 5. for our Student Tech Fair, noon-2 p.m. in the redesigned Aderhold lab. via @GSUTechnology