Global Array Users' Meeting
* REGISTER HERE *
meeting provides an opportunity for users of the Global Array (GA) tools (www.emsl.pnl.gov/docs/global)
to meet up with representatives of the GA development team, including Dr Jarek
Nieplocha. The GA tools were developed at Pacific Northwest National Lab. as
part of the Molecular Science Software Suite which also incorporates the NWChem
package. GA has since been adopted by a number of European computational
|10.00-13.00||Not scheduled to allow for travel. Hands-on access to a number of platforms will however be available to set up worked examples for later discussion.|
Global Array Recent Developments and Plans
The GA development team will present a summary of the recent developments to the GA and ARMCI software, including process groups, mirrored arrays etc. and discuss the status of current porting activities.
This will be followed by a general discussion of these plans and a chance to input additional user requirements, e.g.
Open session - Performance
A chance for users to present performance data, including for example,
Open Discussion - Future Support Arrangements
At present limited resources are available for support of the GA tools, particularly for users outside the US.
|11.00-12.30||Hands-on session Time for one-to-one discusions on programming approaches to particular problems. Access to a number of parallel systems will be provided including Cray XD-1 and Opteron Clusters.|
|12.30-13.30||Lunch||13.30-17.00||Hands-on session continued|
Attendees are asked to provide, if possible, advance access to material that they plan to present in the open sessions to allow the GA developers some time to consider the most helpful response, and to give us some indication how much time we need to allow for these sessions. Suggestions for other topics to cover are welcome.
Places are strictly limited - to register please fill out the
Places are strictly limited - to register please fill out the registration form.
during the meeting.
Coming to Daresbury.
For more information about the meeting content please contact Dr Paul Sherwood.
Contacts for local arrangements and general questions about the meeting are as follows...
|Mrs Shirley Miller (Meeting Secretary)||+44 (0)1925 603240 / S.Miller@dl.ac.uk|
|Ms Nina Woodall||+44 (0)1925 603717 / N.Woodall@dl.ac.uk|
|+44 (0)1925 603805 / D.R.Jones@dl.ac.uk|