Tentative Program

All sessions will be held in Room 2405 of the Thomas M. Siebel Center for Computer Science.

The program schedule below is tentative, and subject to change:

Time
Type
Description
Slides
Webcast
Day 1 (Wednesday, May 6th)
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Charm++ Tutorial
Hands-on tutorial in Room 2405
Presenters TBA
Day 2 (Thursday, May 7th)
8:00 am - 8:30 am
Continental Breakfast / Registration
Morning
Opening Session
8:30 am - 8:45 am
Welcome
Opening Remarks
Prof. Laxmikant V. Kale, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
8:45 am - 9:30 am
Keynote
The Romance and Reality of Task-Based Runtime Systems for Heterogenous Systems Experiences with the Uintah Software
Prof. Martin Berzins, University of Utah
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9:30 am - 10:00 am
Submitted Paper
Load Balancing and Data Migration in a Hybrid Computational Fluid Dynamics Application
Dr. Esteban Meneses-Rojas, University of Pittsburgh
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10:00 am - 10:15 am
Break
Morning
Technical Session: Developing Charm++ Applications (Chair: TBA)
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Talk
ADHydro
Dr. Robert Steinke, University of Wyoming
10:45 am - 11:15 am
Talk
Lessons Learned From Porting the Mini Aero application to Charm++
Dr. David Hollman, Sandia National Laboratory
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11:15 am - 11:45 pm
Talk
Introducing Over-decomposition to Existing Applications: A Case Study with PlasComCM and Adaptive MPI
Sam White, Advised by Prof. Laxmikant Kale, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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11:45 pm - 12:15 pm
Submitted Paper
SC_Tangram: a Parallel Framework based on Charm++ for Cosmological Simulations
Chen Meng, CNIC CAS, China
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12:15 pm - 01:15 pm
Lunch - Provided
Afternoon
Technical Session: Performance and Power Analysis (Chair: TBA)
1:15 pm - 1:45 pm
Talk
Leveraging Hardware Address Sampling: Beyond Data Collection and Attribution
Prof. Xu Liu, College of William and Mary
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1:45 pm - 2:15 pm
Talk
An Organized View of MPI and Charm++ Traces
Kate Isaacs, University of California, Davis and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
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2:15 pm - 2:45 pm
Talk
Variation Aware Scheduling for Manycore Chips
Akhil Langer, Advised by Prof. Laxmikant Kale, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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2:45 pm - 3:00 pm
Break
Afternoon
Technical Session: Simulation and Networks (Chair: TBA)
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Talk
Parallel Discrete Event Simulation Empowered by an Adaptive Runtime System
Eric Mikida, Advised by Prof. Laxmikant Kale, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Talk
TraceR
Bilge Acun, Advised by Prof. Laxmikant Kale, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Talk
Understanding and Optimizing Communication Performance on HPC Networks
Nikhil Jain, Advised by Prof. Laxmikant Kale, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Talk
Identifying the Culprits behind Network Congestion
Dr. Abhinav Bhatele, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
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5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fun
Blue Waters Facility Tour
NCSA
07:00 pm onwards
Workshop Banquet (for registered participants only) Located at the 2nd floor Atrium outside 2405 Siebel Center
Day 3 (Friday, May 8th)
8:00 am - 8:45 am
Continental Breakfast / Registration
8:45 am - 9:30 am
Keynote
The OmpSs programming model and its runtime support
Dr. Jesus Labarta, Director Computational Sciences Department, Barcelona Supercomputing Center
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09:30 am - 9:50 am
Talk
Parallel Runtime Environments with Cloud Database: A Performance Study for the Heterogeneous Multiscale Method with Adaptive Sampling
Dr. Christoph Junghans, Los Alamos National Laboratory
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9:50 am - 10:05 am
Break
Morning
Technical Session: Large Applications (Chair: TBA)
10:05 am - 11:00 am
Talk
Advances in OpenAtom
Eric Bohm, University of Illinois; Dr. Glenn Martyna, IBM; Dr. Sohrab Ismail-Beigi, Yale University
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11:00 am - 11:30 am
Talk
ChaNGa: a Charm++ N-body Treecode
Prof. Tom Quinn, University of Washington
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Talk
Towards Process-Level Charm++ Programming in NAMD
Dr. Jim Phillips, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
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12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Talk
Scalable Asynchronous Contact Mechanics using Charm++
Xiang Ni, Advised by Prof. Laxmikant Kale, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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12:30 pm - 01:30 pm
Lunch Provided
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Talk
Spack
Dr. Todd Gambilin, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
02:00 pm - 03:00 pm
Panel
Developing Sustainable Software
Panelists: TBA
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Break
Afternoon
Technical Session: Runtime System (Chair: TBA)
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Talk
[CoolName++]: A Graph Processing Framework in Charm++
Hassan Eslami, Advised by Prof. William Gropp, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Talk
Argobots: Lightweight Threading/Tasking Framework
Cyril Bordage, Yanhua Sun
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4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Talk
64-bit ID
Phil Miller, Advised by Prof. Laxmikant Kale, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Talk
Malleable Jobs: Shrink and Expand
Bilge Acun, Advised by Prof. Laxmikant Kale, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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6:30 PM
Dinner TBD