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Waterloo, ON

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Toronto, ON

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Sheridan Institute
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May 11, 2012
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May 1, 2012
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1151 Richmond Street
London, Ontario
Canada, N6A 3K7

Introduction to High Performance Computing

Description

This session will provide a literacy-based introduction to basic concepts of high performance computing. It is intended to be a high level primer for those largely new to HPC, and serve as a foundation upon which to build over the coming days. Topics will include motivation for HPC, essential issues, problem characteristics as they apply to parallelism and a high level overview of parallel programming models.

Instructor: Tyson Whitehead, SHARCNET, Western University.

Prerequisites: None.