CI-TRAIN Lecture Series Spring 2012

CI-TRAIN is partnering with XSEDE for the 2012 Spring Lecture Series. All times are listed in Central.

Date Topic Offered By Time
Jan 17 Introduction to PETSc TACC 09:00-16:00
Jan 19 Data Analysis on Ranger and Longhorn Cornell Center for Advanced Computing 09:00-15:00
Jan 20 Intro to Scientific Visualization on Longhorn @ ODU SURA, TACC
08:00-03:00
Jan 26 Linux/Unix Basics TACC
09:00-12:00
Jan 27 XSEDE New User Training PSC
12:00-13:30
Feb 2 Data Management Planning and Execution Feb 2 TACC
13:00-15:00
Feb 6 Introduction to Parallel Computing on Ranger and Lonestar TACC 08:30-17:00
Feb 20 Advanced PETSc TACC, Argonne National Lab 09:00-12:00
Mar 5
Fortran 90/95/2003 Programming TACC 09:00-16:00
Mar 13 GPU-based Radiation Treatment Planning Applications ECSS Symposium 12:00
Mar 19 NICS/RDAV Spring Training: Getting Started at UTK's NICS and RDAV Centers NICS 08:00-16:00
Mar 19 C Programming Basics TACC 09:00-16:00
Mar 20 NICS/RDAV Spring Training: Basics of Programming HPC systems NICS 08:00-16:00
Mar 21 NICS/RDAV Spring Training: Novice and Intermediate MPI programming NICS 08:00-16:00
Mar 22 NICS/RDAV Spring Training: Advanced programming topics NICS 08:00-16:00
Mar 26 C++ Programming Basics TACC
09:00-16:00
Mar 30 Introduction to Scientific Visualization @ FAMU Florida A & M University, SURA, TACC
09:00-04:00
Apr 9 SAGA - A Simple API for Grid Applications TACC 13:00-16:00
Apr 18 Accelerating Applications with OpenACC PSC 08:00-16:00

 

CI-TRAIN Lecture Series Fall 2011

Date Topic Instructor Media
Sept 6 Linux 101 Ed Aractingi, Assistant Director of IT Infrastructure Systems
Marshall University
 PDF
 AVI
Sept 20 HPC 101 Jeff Pummill, Manager CI Enablement of Arkansas HPC Center
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
 PDF
 AVI
Oct 4 MPI Venkat Gudivada, Professor of Engineering
Marshall University
 ZIP
 AVI
Oct 11-12 OU Supercomputing Symposium    
Cancelled
Scientific Libraries David Chaffin, Associate Director of Arkansas HPC Center
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
 
Nov 1 OpenMP Don McLaughlin, Research Associate, Comp Sci & Electrical Engineering
West Virginia University
 PPT
 AVI
Nov 15 Data Capture Jack Cothren, Director of Center for Advanced Spatial Technologies
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Co-Sponsors: Barry Budzowski, Dal Chappell, Don Cleveland, Mike Flynn, Lawrence Handley, Elizabeth McCartney, Scott Perkins, Phil Rufe, David Shaver, Bob Weih and the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS)
 AVI
Nov 29 Visualization Doug Spearot, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
 PPT
 AVI
Dec 6 WebMO Jack Smith, Research Staff for the Center for Environmental, Geotechnical and Applied Sciences (CEGAS)
Marshall University
 PPTX
 PDF
 AVI
Dec 20 OSSIM Stan Bobovych, Masters Student
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
 PDF
 AVI

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CI-TRAIN Lecture Series Spring 2011

University of Oklahoma is hosting "Supercomputing in Plain English" (SiPE) January 25 - May 3, on Tuesdays from 2:00 - 3:00 PM CT / 3:00 - 4:00 PM ET. See our SiPE page for more information.

Date Topic Media
Jan 25 Overview: What the Heck Is Supercomputing?  PDF
Feb 15 The Tyranny of the Storage Hierarchy  PDF
Feb 22
Instruction Level Parallelism  PDF
March 1
Stupid Compiler Tricks  PDF
March 8
Shared Memory Multithreading  PDF
March 22
Distributed Multiprocessing  PDF
April 5 Applications and Types of Parallelism  PDF
April 12 Multicore Madness  PDF
April 19 High Throughput Computing  PDF
April 26
GPGPU: Number Cruncing in Your Graphics Card  PDF
May 3 Grab Bag: Scientific Libraries, I/O Libraries, Visualization  PDF

 

CI-TRAIN Lecture Series Fall 2010

Date Topic Instructor Media
Sept 8 Linux 101
Ed Aractingi, Assistant Director of IT Infrastructure Systems
Marshall University
 
Sept 15 Using HPC Resources - Best Practices
Jeff Pummill, Manager CI Enablement of Arkansas HPC Center
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
 PDF
Sept 22
Compiling Code 101
David Chaffin, Associate Director of Arkansas HPC Center
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
 PDF
Sept 29
Visualization 101
Doug Spearot, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
 PDF, Video
Oct 6 Linux 101 Wesley Emeneker, Comp Sci Ph.D. Candidate
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
 PDF
Oct 13
OpenMP
Don McLaughlin, Research Associate, Comp Sci & Electrical Engineering
West Virginia University
 PDF, Video
Oct 20
MPI
Venkat Gudivada, Professor of Engineering
Marshall University
 PDF
Oct 27 Python: Introduction to Data Visualization
Wesley Emeneker, Comp Sci Ph.D. Candidate
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
 Video
Nov 10 CUDA Seth Warn, Comp Sci Ph.D. Student
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
 PDF

 

CI-TRAIN Lecture Series Spring 2010

Date Topic Instructor Media
April 1 Linux 101 Ed Aractingi, Assistant Director of IT Infrastructure Systems
Marshall University
Video
April 8 Star 101 Jeff Pummill, Manager CI Enablement of Arkansas HPC Center
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
PDF
April 15 How to Purchase a Cluster Jeff Pummill and Dana Brunson,
Sr. Systems Engineer of OSU-HPC Center
Oklahoma State University
PDF
April 22 Benchmarking Your System Wesley Emeneker, Comp Sci Ph.D. Candidate
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
PDF, Audio with slides
April 29 Curricula For Computational Science Steven Gordon, Interim Co-Executive Director
Ohio Supercomputer Center
PDF
May 6 OpenMP Don McLaughlin, Research Associate, Comp Sci & Electrical Engineering
West Virginia University
PDF, Audio with slides
May 13 MPI Venkat Gudivada, Professor of Engineering
Marshall University
PDF, Audio with slides
May 20 CUDA Seth Warn, Comp Sci Ph.D. Student
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
PDF, Audio with slides
June 8 Python for Scientific Computing and Education

Wesley Emeneker and Seth Warn, Comp Sci Ph.D. Students
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Visual with audio
June 22 Measuring and Improving Application Performance David Chaffin, Associate Director of Arkansas HPC Center
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
 
July 13 Source Code Control and TG meeting planning Venkat Gudivada, Professor of Engineering
Marshall University
 PDF

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