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Annual Seminar 2003


The First HPCx Annual Seminar

Towards Capability Computing

10th December, 2003

The Merrison Lecture Theatre, Daresbury Laboratory, Warrington, UK.

The Seminar

The first HPCx Annual Seminar will take place on Wednesday 10th December 2003 in the Merrison Lecture Theatre at Daresbury Laboratory.

One of the key challenges for the HPCx service is to deliver on the capability aspirations of the UK HPC community across a broad spectrum of scientific and engineering disciplines. Hence the focus of the seminar will be on achieving terascaling performance on capability applications. The registration form is at the bottom of this page.


HPCx First Annual Seminar, 10th December 2003
Time Speaker Institution
09:15 Welcome and Introduction. Paul Durham, CCLRC Daresbury Laboratory
09:30 Ralph Roskies University of Pitssburgh
10:15 Charles Grassl IBM
10:45 Tea and Coffee
11:15 Patrick Briddon University of Newcastle upon Tyne
11:45 Mark Bull EPCC, The University of Edinburgh
12:15 Dario Alfe University College London
12:45 IBM sponsored Lunch
13:45 Paul Burton University of Reading
14:15 Mike Ashworth CCLRC Daresbury Laboratory
14:45 Tea and Coffee
15:15 Neil Storer ECMWF
15:45 Stewart Cant University of Cambridge
16:15 Close and Coffee Break
16:30 HPCx User Meeting
16:30 David Henty EPCC, The University of Edinburgh
16:45 Mike Brown EPCC, The University of Edinburgh
17:00 Jonathan Follows IBM UK
17:15 Discussion
17:30 Close

Please note that a one-day course on "Optimisation Techniques for the Power4 Processor" will run at Daresbury on December 9th, the day preceding the seminar. For more information and a registration form see the HPCx Training Pages.


Lunch is sponsered by IBM.

Getting Here

This event will be held in the Merrison Lecture Theatre at Daresbury Laboratory, Warrington, UK.

Information on getting to the venue can be found here.


Attendance at this event is free to UK academics. To register for this event please fill in the form below.
First Name(s)
Department / Institution:
University / Company:


Postal address:The First HPCx Annual Seminar
The University of Edinburgh
James Clerk Maxwell Building
Mayfield Road
Edinburgh EH9 3JZ, UK
E-mail: events@hpcx.ac.uk

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