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"A taste of parallel programming with Chapel" by Alex Razoumov #191

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lfunderburk opened this Issue Aug 19, 2018 · 0 comments

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Chapel is a relatively new high-level programming language for shared- and distributed-memory machines. It combines the ease-of-use of Python and the speed of C++ and is the perfect language to learn the basics of parallel programming, whether you are trying to accelerate your computation on a multi-core laptop or on an HPC cluster. In this one-hour hands-on introduction I will go over several of Chapel's high-level abstractions.

Requirements

All attendees will need to bring their laptops with a remote ssh client installed (on Windows I recommend the free edition of https://mobaxterm.mobatek.net/download.html; on Mac and Linux no need to install anything). No need to install Chapel -- we'll play with it on a cluster, and I will provide guest accounts.

Time and Place

Where: Room 7010, Library Research Commons, SFU Burnaby Campus

When: Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 3:00 PM

Registration

Research Commons Page: https://www.lib.sfu.ca/about/branches-depts/rc/services/workshops/33770

Registration Page: https://www.lib.sfu.ca/node/33770/sfu_register

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@lfunderburk lfunderburk added this to the Fall 2018 milestone Aug 19, 2018

@razoumov razoumov changed the title from Title TBA by Alex Razoumov to "A taste of parallel programming with Chapel" by Alex Razoumov Sep 4, 2018

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