FAU News

Kategorie: Teaching

This advanced C++ training is a course on object-oriented (OO) software design with the C++ programming language. The focus of the training are the essential OO and C++ software development principles, concepts, idioms, and best practices, which enable programmers to create professional, high-qualit...

Kategorie: Tools

LIKWID 4.3 is out! You can download it from the Github site. Thanks to initial work by Anja Gerbes we also have a quick reference sheet, which you can tack to your monitor, display as a permanent background image, or put under your pillow for diffusive knowledge transfer… Of course,...

Kategorie: HPC, Teaching

On Monday, December 18, our PhD student Moritz Kreutzer has successfully defended his thesis titled “Performance Engineering for Exascale-Enabled Sparse Linear Algebra Building Blocks.” The PhD committee recognized the outstanding quality of his work and awarded him the grade “with...

Kategorie: Allgemein, HPC, Teaching

On Thursday, January 18, 2018, Georg Hager (RRZE) and Rolf Rabenseifner (HLRS) will again present their successful full-day PRACE tutorial about hybrid programming at LRZ Garching. Click here for more information and a registration link: https://events.prace-ri.eu/event/633/. Registration will be op...

Kategorie: Allgemein, HPC, Teaching

Our student Jan Laukemann will present the results of his bachelor thesis “Design and Implementation of a Framework for the Prediction of Instruction Throughput.” As part of this work he has developed OSACA, the “Open Source Architecture Code Analyzer.” When: Thursday, Decemb...

Kategorie: Allgemein, HPC, Teaching

Dr. Jan Eitzinger hält am 30.11.2017 im Rahmen der Vortragsreihe Simulation im Collegium Alexandrinum einen Vortrag zum Thema Rechnerarchitektur und Programmierung von Hochleistungsrechnern als zentrales Werkzeug in der Simulation. Der Vortrag fand am 30.11.2017 um 20.15 Uhr im Zentrum für Medizinis...

Kategorie: Allgemein, HPC

The Open Source Architecture Code Analyzer (OSACA) is a tool that can analyze assembly or machine code and produce a best-case (throughput-limited) runtime prediction assuming that the data is in the L1 cache. Such a tool is sorely needed for processor architectures other than Intel’s. Intel p...

Kategorie: HPC, Systems

CUDA-9.0 has been made available on TinyGPU. In particular applications from machine learning might benefit from the new version (at least according to the release notes). However, cuDNN is still not available due to licensing issues – NVidia only grants individual, personal licenses. If you n...