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Fortran for Scientific Computing
Mar 05, 2012 08:30 AM to Mar 09, 2012 03:30 PM (Europe/Vienna / UTC100)
Stuttgart, Germany
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Rolf Rabenseifner of Hoechstleistungsrechenzentrum Stuttgart (HLRS), Universitaet Stuttgart, writes:

Dear Madam, dear Sir,


we want to inform you about our course


             "Fortran for Scientific Computing"

                        in Stuttgart

                       March 5-9, 2012


We would be obliged if you could forward this mail to interested

colleagues and students.


Here is all information about our courses:


and especially for 2012 with all details:



Registration deadline is Feb. 5, 2012.


Best regards

Rolf Rabenseifner




Fortran for Scientific Computing . . . . (in English)


Monday Mar. 5, 8:30 - Friday Mar. 9, 15:30, 2012

Grosser Seminarraum

Hoechstleistungsrechenzentrum Stuttgart (HLRS), Universitaet Stuttgart,

Allmandring 30, D-70550 Stuttgart




  This course is dedicated for scientists and students to learn

  (sequential) programming with Fortran for scientific applications.

  The course teaches newest Fortran standards. Hands-on sessions

  will allow users to immediately test and understand the language



  Fortran syntax overview

   - Basics - Program units - Dynamic data - IO

  Obsolete features of Fortran

  Fortran intrinsics

  Multiple source files

  Optimisation of single processor performance

  Features of Fortran 2003 and 2008

  Coarray Fortran

  Fortran Development Live Environment (FonDLE)




  Uwe Kuester, Ralf Schneider from HLRS


  via online registration form, see



  for registration is Feb. 5, 2010


  Students of German universities: none

  Members of German universities and public research institutes: none

  Members of other universities and public research institutes: 120 EUR

  Others: 400 EUR

  (will be collected on the first day of the course, cash only)


  Familiarity with Linux and Linux editors is recommended.

  Basics/principles of programming (in any language).  

  Basic mathematics (integration and differentiation).

Literature and textbooks  

  Participants will receive a free copy of the slides.

  Recommended book: Michael Metcalf, John Reid,

    Malcom Cohen,"Fortran 95/2003 explained".

  Well readable introduction in German: Günter Schmitt, "Fortran 90 Kurs".

  The RRZN Handbook "Fortran 95" is sold at the course: 10 Euro.

  Participants will also receive a free copy of the slides.

HLRS is a PRACE partner and as part of GCS, one of the future

PRACE Advanced training Centers.




Uwe Kuester (HLRS Stuttgart)

Tel.: 0711 / 685 87232

Email: [Email protection active, please enable JavaScript.]



Dr. Rolf Rabenseifner (HLRS Stuttgart)

Tel.: 0711 / 685 65530

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Further information about all courses at Gauss Center of Supercomuting (GCS):



And also about all PRACE partner courses and PRACE training:





Dr. Rolf Rabenseifner .. . . . . . . . . . email [Email protection active, please enable JavaScript.]

High Performance Computing Center (HLRS) . phone ++49(0)711/685-65530

University of Stuttgart .. . . . . . . . . fax : ++49(0)711/685-65832

Head of Dpmt Parallel Computing .. .. www.hlrs.de/people/rabenseifner

Nobelstr. 19, D-70550 Stuttgart, Germany . . (Office: Allmandring 30)


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