Fourth INFN International School on: "Architectures, tools and methodologies for developing efficient large scale scientific computing applications" ESC12 - Bertinoro (Forlì-Cesena) Italy 21-27 October 2012

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Description
PRELIMINARY PROGRAM
Go to day
  • Sunday, 21 October 2012
    • 16:00 - 20:30 Registration and Welcome
      Location: "Revellino" Via Frangipane, 6 - Bertinoro
    • 20:30 - 22:00 Welcome Dinner
  • Monday, 22 October 2012
    • 08:30 - 20:00 Session 1
      • 08:30 Welcome and opening remarks 30'
        Speaker: Dr. Francesco Giacomini (CNAF)
      • 09:00 Concepts of performance and efficiency 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Peter Elmer (Princeton University)
        Material: Slides pdf file}
      • 09:50 Modern processors and related optimisation topics - Part 1 45'
        Speaker: Mr. Sverre Jarp (CERN)
        Material: Slides pdf file}
      • 10:40 Coffee break 20'
      • 11:00 Modern processors and related optimisation topics - Part 2 45'
        Speaker: Mr. Sverre Jarp (CERN)
      • 11:50 Introduction to Performance tuning tools 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Peter Elmer (Princeton University)
        Material: Slides pdf file}
      • 12:40 Lunch break 1h30'
      • 14:15 Floating point computation: accuracy, optimization, vectorization (with exercises) 45'
        Speaker: Vincenzo Innocente (CERN)
        Material: Slides pdf file}
      • 15:00 Floating point computation: accuracy, optimization, vectorization (with exercises) 45'
        Speaker: Vincenzo Innocente (CERN)
      • 15:45 Coffee break 15'
      • 16:00 Floating point computation: accuracy, optimization, vectorization (with exercises) 45'
        Speaker: Vincenzo Innocente (CERN)
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      • 16:45 Floating point computation: accuracy, optimization, vectorization (with exercises) 45'
        Speaker: Vincenzo Innocente (CERN)
    • 20:30 - 20:30 Dinner
  • Tuesday, 23 October 2012
    • 08:30 - 20:00 Session 2
      • 08:30 Efficient C++ coding 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Sebastien Binet (LAL/IN2P3)
        Material: Slides pdf file}
      • 09:20 Efficient C++ coding 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Sebastien Binet (LAL/IN2P3)
      • 10:10 Coffee break 20'
      • 10:30 Exercises - Basic C++ optimisations 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Sebastien Binet (LAL/IN2P3)
      • 11:15 Exercises - Basic C++ optimisations 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Sebastien Binet (LAL/IN2P3)
      • 12:40 Lunch break 1h30'
      • 14:15 The Memory Crisis 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Peter Elmer (Princeton University)
        Material: Slides pdf file}
      • 15:00 How memory allocation works 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Peter Elmer (Princeton University)
      • 15:45 Coffee break 15'
      • 16:00 Exercises - Memory Allocations 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Peter Elmer (Princeton University)
      • 16:45 Exercises - Memory Allocations 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Peter Elmer (Princeton University)
      • 18:30 Evening lecture: "Writing better software with the new C++ standard" 1h0'
        Speaker: Dr. Francesco Giacomini (CNAF)
        Material: Slides pdf file}
    • 20:30 - 20:30 Dinner
  • Wednesday, 24 October 2012
    • 08:30 - 16:30 Session 3
      • 08:30 Exercises (Floating Point, Memory use, C++) 45'
        Speakers: Dr. Peter Elmer (Princeton University), Vincenzo Innocente (CERN), Dr. Sebastien Binet (LAL/IN2P3)
      • 09:20 Exercises (Floating Point, Memory use, C++) 45'
      • 10:10 Coffee break 20'
      • 10:30 Exercises (Floating Point, Memory use, C++) 45'
      • 11:20 Exercises (Floating Point, Memory use, C++) 45'
      • 12:20 Lunch break 1h30'
      • 14:00 Exercises (Floating Point, Memory use, C++) 45'
      • 14:50 Exercises (Floating Point, Memory use, C++) 45'
      • 15:40 Exercises (Floating Point, Memory use, C++) 45'
    • 17:00 - 20:00 Social tour
      VISIT TO "TERRA DEL SOLE"
      
      Bus departure at 17.00
    • 20:30 - 22:30 Social dinner
      Casa Artusi Restaurant
  • Thursday, 25 October 2012
    • 08:30 - 20:00 Session 4
      • 08:30 Parallel programming theory 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Tim Mattson (Intel)
        Material: Slides pdf file}
      • 09:20 An introduction to OpenMP 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Tim Mattson (Intel)
        Material: Slides pdf file}
      • 10:10 Coffee break 20'
      • 10:30 Synchronization in OpenMP 30'
        Speaker: Dr. Tim Mattson (Intel)
      • 11:15 Work sharing constructs 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Tim Mattson (Intel)
      • 12:05 The OpenMP data environment 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Tim Mattson (Intel)
      • 12:50 Lunch break 1h30'
      • 14:20 OpenMP tasks 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Tim Mattson (Intel)
      • 15:05 OpenMP Memory model 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Tim Mattson (Intel)
      • 16:00 Coffee break 15'
      • 16:15 A survey of programming models 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Tim Mattson (Intel)
      • 17:00 A survey of programming models 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Tim Mattson (Intel)
      • 18:30 Evening Lecture: "SEJITS: embedded specializers to turn patterns-based designs into optimized parallel code" - Timothy G. Mattson (Intel) 1h0'
    • 20:30 - 20:30 Dinner
  • Friday, 26 October 2012
    • 08:30 - 19:30 Session 5
      • 08:30 Introduction to OpenCL 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Tim Mattson (Intel)
      • 09:20 Introduction to OpenCL 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Tim Mattson (Intel)
      • 10:10 Coffee break 20'
      • 10:30 Introduction to OpenCL 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Tim Mattson (Intel)
      • 11:20 Introduction to OpenCL 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Tim Mattson (Intel)
      • 12:50 Lunch break 1h30'
      • 14:20 I/O Efficiency 1h30'
        Speaker: Vincenzo Maria Vagnoni (BO)
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      • 16:00 Coffee break 15'
      • 16:15 I/O Efficiency 45'
        Speaker: Vincenzo Maria Vagnoni (BO)
      • 17:45 Announcements 15'
        Speaker: Mauro Morandin (PD)
    • 20:30 - 20:30 Dinner
  • Saturday, 27 October 2012
    • 08:30 - 14:50 Session 6
      • 08:30 Students feedback 30'
      • 09:00 Final examination 2h0'
      • 11:00 Coffee break 30'
      • 11:30 Delivery of certificates of attendance 30'
      • 12:00 Lunch 1h15'
      • 14:00 Shuttle departure (to Forli' railway station) 20'