Short Course on Parallel Programming: Parallel Programming Bootcamp

Lecture: Robotics: Algorithms & Specializers for Provably Optimal Implementations w/ Resilience & Efficiency (ASPIRE) | August 18 – 20, 2014 every day | 8 a.m.-6 p.m. | TBD Soda Hall

 James Demmel, UC Berkeley


We will provide an introduction to parallel architectures and programming issues, a thorough exposure to languages and tools for shared memory programming, including hands-on experience, a presentation of high level programming parallel programming patterns and libraries that can greatly simplify programming, an overview of programming on other important parallel architectures (GPUs, Clouds, and distributed memory machines), and in-depth discussions of a variety of exciting parallel applications from image recognition, computer music, and other areas.


  Registration opens July 18. Register by August 18 online. Contact person: Tamille Johnson