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Introduction to Parallel Programming with HPX

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A course organised at the High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart
When Mar 15, 2018 09:00 AM to
Mar 16, 2018 03:30 PM
Where Stuttgart (Germany)
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The aim of this course is to introduce participants to the HPX library and demonstrate how it can be used to write task based programs. The HPX library implements a lightweight threading model that allows both concurrent, asynchronous, parallel and distributed programming constructs to coexist within the same application with a consistent API based on C++ standards and using futures to synchronize between tasks.

The course is aimed at participants with a good understanding of C++.
The material covered will include
 - an introduction to the HPX programming model,
 - asynchronous programming concepts, execution policies and executors,
 - parallel algorithms using tasks (including the parallel STL),
 - writing distributed applications with HPX,
 - profiling and debugging, and
 - a final section introducing heterogeneous programming
   using targets for GPU devices.

Objective: The attendee will gain an understanding of the
           HPX library and task based programming in general.

Lectures will be given by
 - Thomas Heller, FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg,
 - John Biddiscombe, CSCS,

Registration deadline: Feb. 18, 2018.

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