Zurich 02-03 June 2014

Parallel Session on Computer Science & Mathematics

Invited Talk

Day 2 - June 3, 2014

14:30 – 15:20 HG F 30 - Invited Plenary

Engineering for Performance in High Performance Computing; Bill Gropp, Director of the Parallel Computing Institute, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, USA (Abstract)
(Chair: Torsten Höfler, ETH Zurich)

Bill Gropp is Thomas M. Siebel Chair in Computer Science since 2013. Gropp is a Fellow of ACM, IEEE, and SIAM, and a member of the National Academy of Engineering. He received the Sidney Fernbach Award from the IEEE Computer Society in 2008 and the TCSC Award for Excellence in Scalable Computing in 2010.

Day 1 - June 2, 2014


14:25 - 15:45 HG F 33.5
Chair: Olaf Schenk, Università della Svizzera italiana

14:25 - 14:45 Performance Engineering for Stencil Updates on Modern Processors; Gerhard Wellein (University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany) (Abstract)

14:45 - 15:05 ppOpen-HPC: Open Source Infrastructure for Development and Execution of Large-Scale Scientific Applications on Post-Peta-Scale Supercomputers with Automatic Tuning (AT); Kengo Nakajima (The University of Tokyo, Japan) (Abstract)

15:05 - 15:25 A roofline model of energy; Richard Vuduc (Georgia Tech) (Abstract)

15:25 - 15:45 Reproducible Experiments in High-Performance Computing: Techniques and Stencil Compiler Benchmark Study; Helmar Burkhart (University of Basel) (Abstract)


16:15 - 17:15 HG F 33.5
Chair: Markus Püschel, ETH Zurich

16:15 - 16:35 Performance, power, and energy modeling and characterization of sparse matrix-vector multiplication on multicore architectures; Cristiano Malossi (IBM Research - Zurich) (Abstract)

16:35 - 16:55 3D-Stacked Logic-in-Memory Hardware For Sparse Matrix Operations; Franz Franchetti (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, USA) (Abstract)

16:55 - 17:15 Massively Parallel and near Linear Time Graph Analytics; Yves Ineichen (IBM Research - Zurich) (Abstract)


18:30 - 20:00 Gallery of HG F-Floor
Poster Session

Day 2 - June 3, 2014


11:05 - 12:25 HG F 33.5
Chair: Siddharta Mishra, ETH Zurich

11:05 - 11:25 Performance Prediction for Tensor Contractions; Paolo Bientinesi (RWTH Aachen, Germany) (Abstract)

11:25 - 11:45 Using Adaptive Sparse Grids to Solve High-Dimensional Dynamic Economic Models; Simon Scheidegger (University of Zurich) (Abstract)

11:45 - 12:05 High-Performance Implementation of High-Dimensional Quadrature for Bayesian Inverse Problems; Robert Gantner (ETH Zurich) (Abstract)

12:05 - 12:25  Entropy-stable space-time discontinuous Galerkin schemes for hyperbolic systems of conservation laws; Andreas Hiltebrand (ETH Zurich) (Abstract)