Final Program

Schedule and Abstracts 

Welcome from
the Program
May 16 through 19 Program Notes Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday


Click here for a list of all program abstracts, sorted by Day, Session number, and Time.

6 General Session (Cancun) Chair: Neil Pundit (SNLA)
Keynote Speaker Introduction, David Gigrich (BCS), Program Chair
Keynote Address: The Role of CFD at Boeing Commercial Airplanes, Doug Ball, Chief Engineer of Enabling Technology and Research, Boeing Commercial Airplanes
Cray Corporate Update, Jim Rottsolk, Chairman and CEO, Cray Inc.
Market and HPC Services Update, Pete Ungaro, President, Cray Inc.
Cray Product Roadmap, Gary Geisler, Cray Inc.
7 Technical Sessions
7A Architectures
Chair: Liam Forbes (ARSC)
(Santa Fe and Las Cruces)
Chair: James B. White, III (ORNL)
7C Scheduling
Chair: Virginia Bedford (ARSC)
Leadership Computing at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Scott Studham, Arthur S. Bland, Robert J. Harrison, Thomas H. Dunigan, Mark R. Fahey, Thomas C. Schulthess, Robert J. Silvia, Jeffrey S. Vetter, James B. White III, and Patrick H. Worley (ORNL) Fortran 2003 and Beyond, Bill Long, Cray Inc. Batch Scheduling on the Cray XT3, Chad Vizino (PITTSC)
Eldorado, Simon Kahan, John Feo, David Harper, and Petr Konecny, Cray Inc. Programming for High Performance Computing in Modern Fortran, Bill Long and Ted Stern, Cray Inc. Red Storm Capability Computing Queuing Policy, James Ang, Robert A. Ballance, Lee Ann Fisk, Jeanette R. Johnston, and Kevin T. Pedretti (SNLA)
Lunch (Yucatan) 12:30-2:00
8 Technical Sessions
Chair: Liam Forbes (ARSC)
8B X1 Compiler Performance
(Santa Fe and Las Cruces)
Chair: Eric Greenwade (INL)
8C XT3 Experience
Chair: James Kasdorf (PITTSC)
Early Evaluation of the Cray XD1, Mark Fahey, Thomas H. Dunigan, Jr., Nina Hathaway, R. Scott Studham, Jeffrey S. Vetter, and Patrick H. Worley (ORNL) X1 Tuning for Performance Using Compilation Options, Terry Greyzck, Cray Inc. Performance Characteristics of Multi-Block Structured ALEGRA on Red Storm, David M. Hensinger and Robert J. Mackinnon (SNLA)
Characterizing Compiler Performance for the AMD Opteron Processor on a Parallel Platform, Douglas Doerfler and Courtenay Vaughan (SNLA) Simple Loop Performance on the Cray X1, Lee Higbie, Tom Baring, and Ed Kornkven (ARSC) Early Applications Experience on the Cray XT3, Nick Nystrom, Roberto Gomez, David O'Neal, Richard Raymond, R. Reddy, John Urbanic, and Yang Wang (PITTSC)
Real-Time High-Resolution Weather Modeling in “Rugged” Regions, Don Morton (ARSC), Eugene M. Petrescu, National Weather Service, and Bryce L. Nordgren, United States Forest Service MPI and SHMEM Performance on the Cray X1—A Case Study using APEX-Map, Hongzhang Shan and Erich Strohmaier, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Early Evaluation of the Cray XT3 at ORNL, Jeffrey Vetter, Sadaf Alam, Richard Barrett, Thomas H. Dunigan, Jr., Mark R. Fahey, Jeff Kuehn, James B. White III, and Patrick H. Worley (ORNL)
Tour of Sandia National Laboratories (prior approval is required)
9 Birds of a Feather and XT3-Interactive Sessions
9A BoF's
9B and C
XT3-Interactive Sessions
(Santa Fe and Las Cruces)
Chair: James Kasdorf (PITTSC)
Open for BoF
Everyone interested in open discussions on the Cray XT3 meet here. Once objectives are established, we will split into two groups (see below). Cray Inc. liaisons will be on hand.
9B (Santa Fe and Las Cruces)
9C (Taos)
Users (Applications, Programming Environments, and User Services), Focus Chair: Thomas Oppe (CSC-VBURG)
Systems (Operating Systems, Operations, and Systems & Integration), Focus Chair: Keith Underwood (SNLA)
10 Birds of a Feather Sessions
10A (Cancun)
10B (Santa Fe and Las Cruces)
10C (Taos)
Programming Environments BoF, James B. White III (ORNL), Focus Chair
Open for BoF
Open for BoF
Cray Reception, Albuquerque Marriott Pyramid North Pavilion