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10-14 March 2014
Stuttgart (Germany)
CET timezone
This course is dedicated for scientists and students to learn (sequential) programming with Fortran of scientific applications. The course teaches newest Fortran standards. Hands-on sessions will allow users to immediately test and understand the language constructs. This workshop provides scientific training in Computational Science, and in addition, the scientific exchange of the participants among themselves.
Starts 10 Mar 2014 08:30
Ends 14 Mar 2014 15:30
CET
Stuttgart (Germany)
Big seminar room
HLRS, University of Stuttgart, Allmandring 30, D-70569 Stuttgart, Germany
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Time Course: Mon.-Thu. 8:30 - 18:00, Fri. 8:30 - 15:30
Local registration: On Monday 8:30 - 9:00
Agenda Fortran syntax overview
- Basics - Program units - Dynamic data - IO
Obsolete features of Fortran
Fortran intrinsics
Multiple source files
Optimisation of single processor performance
Features of Fortran 2003 and 2008
Coarray Fortran
Compilers for Fortran and their usage
Language English
Teacher Uwe Küster, Ralf Schneider from HLRS, and Harald Klimach from GRS, RWTH Aachen
Registration The course is full. Therefore, the registration is closed. To get early informations about future courses, you may register to our e-mail list also via the online registration form
Deadline for registration is Feb. 9, 2014
Fee Members of German universities and public research institutes: none,
Members of universities and public research institutes within Europe or PRACE: none
Others: Please apply for the HLRS course 2014-FTN1.
Prerequisites Familiarity with Linux and Linux editors is recommended.
Basics/principles of programming (in any language).
Basic mathematics (integration and differentiation).
Literature and textbooks Participants will receive a free copy of the slides.
Recommended book: Michael Metcalf, John Reid, Malcom Cohen,"Modern Fortran explained".
Social Events At the first or second evening we schedule a short guided walk through the city followed by a dinner Stuttgart's first restaurant-brewery, the "Calwer Eck" (Swabian restaurant).
On Wednesday, we plan to organize a visit in our 3-D visualization CAVE.
At (Tuesday or) Thursday, a visit of the exhibition of contemporary art in the "New States Gallery" is recommended (opened until 8pm).
Also fun is a visit of Stuttgart's TV-tower in the evening. It is the first tower build of concrete in the world, and also the first TV tower in the world. (Currently closed for building repairs.)
If you arrive already on Sunday morning, you may visit the world class Mercedes Museum.
All social events are on a self paying basis, i.e., not part of any course fees.
We would be happy if you can join these events.
Travel-Info
Stuttgart
See HLRS-travel-info. The next public transport stations are: "Universität, Stuttgart" (S-Bahn station, 15 min on foot) and "Lauchhau, Stuttgart" (Bus station, 4 min on foot to HLRS, bus lines 84, 92, 746, 747, 748, but not 82! from S-Bahn station "Universität, Stuttgart" and bus line 81 from S-Bahn station "Stuttgart-Vaihingen").
Accomodation: see also additional hotel list and HLRS-travel-info. Private Bed&Breakfast is also available (might be cheaper than the hotels), see, e.g., www.night-and-day.de or www.nd-bed-breakfast.de. A youth hostel is also available.
Further links: Online-Stadtplan des Stadtmessungsamtes Stuttgart or www.city-map.de).
Local Organizer Rolf Rabenseifner phone 0711 685 65530, rabenseifner@hlrs.de
Gabi Kallenberger phone 0711 685 65828, kallenberger@hlrs.de
Cancelation policy If you cannot come to the course, please send an email to the organizer as soon as possible. This would allow us to accept additional participants from the waiting-list. There is no cancelation fee.
NO-SHOW: Registered persons that do not cancel and do not show up without any reasons are blocked for the next year on any of our workshops (because it is to expensive to produce unused copies of the slides for them).
Limit Maximum of 50 participants in Stuttgart (according to the seats in the rooms).
Handouts Each participant will get a paper copy of all slides.

If you have any questions, please consult the course forum page or click on the contact link on the left to send an email to the local organisers.