28-30 October 2013
CSC - IT Center for Science
Europe/Helsinki timezone
The course introduces the basics of parallel programming with the message passing interface (MPI) and OpenMP paradigms. The course consists of lectures and hands-on exercises on parallel programming.

Agenda

Monday 28 October, 2013
  • 09:00 - 09:45 Introduction to parallel computing
  • 09:45 - 10:30 Getting started with OpenMP
  • 10:30 - 10:45 Coffee break
  • 10:45 - 12:00 Exercises
  • 12:00 - 12:45 Lunch break
  • 12:45 - 13:30 Thread control
  • 13:30 - 14:30 Exercises
  • 14:30 - 14:45 Coffee break
  • 14:45 - 15:45 Exercises
  • 15:45 - 16:15 OpenMP wrap-up
Tuesday 29 October, 2013
  • 09:00 - 09:30 Getting started with MPI
  • 09:30 - 10:15 Point-to-point communication
  • 10:15 - 10:30 Coffee break
  • 10:30 - 12:15 Exercises
  • 12:15 - 13:00 Lunch break
  • 13:00 - 13:45 More about point-to-point
  • 13:45 - 14:30 Exercises
  • 14:30 - 14:45 Coffee break
  • 14:45 - 15:30 Non-blocking communication
  • 15:30 - 16:15 Exercises
Wednesday 30 October, 2013
  • 09:00 - 10:00 Collective operations
  • 10:00 - 10:30 Exercises
  • 10:30 - 10:45 Coffee break
  • 10:45 - 11:30 Exercises
  • 11:30 - 12:15 User-defined communicators and process topologies
  • 12:15 - 13:00 Lunch break
  • 13:00 - 14:30 Exercises
  • 14:30 - 14:45 Coffee break
  • 14:45 - 15:45 Exercises
  • 15:45 - 16:15 Course wrap-up
Learning outcome
After the course the participants should be able to write simple parallel programs and parallelize existing programs with the basic features of MPI or OpenMP.

Pre-requisites
No prior knowledge on parallel programming is required, but the participants are assumed to have working knowledge of either Fortran 90 or C programming languages.

Price: Free of charge
Lecturers: Sami Ilvonen (CSC), Martti Louhivuori (CSC), Mikko Byckling (CSC)
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Europe/Helsinki
CSC - IT Center for Science
Training room Dogmi, first floor
Life Science Center Keilaranta 14 Espoo, Finland
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