MPI 2015


3rd – 4th September 2015

What: Two-day MPI Hands–On Workshop Broadcasted from Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center and the Texas Advanced Computing Center
When: September 3rd & 4th at 6:00pm
Where: Library – Computer Lab

KAUST Supercomputing Laboratory is intending to host a remote site for the MPI hands-on workshop from XSEDE (Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment). If there is enough interest, KSL will investigate the possibility of streaming this course live in the Library computer room on 3rd and 4th of September from 6pm till midnight. Only KAUST members will be considered for this course. Please register your interest through the above link. All registrants will be granted Blue Waters accounts during the 2 days workshop.

Course material is available at:

Agenda :

Thursday, September 3rd

18:00 Welcome
18:15 Computing Environment
19:00 Intro to Parallel Computing
20:00 Break
21:00 Introduction to MPI
22:30 Introductory Exercises
23:10 Intro Exercises Review
23:15 Scalable Programming: Laplace code
00:00 Adjourn/Laplace Exercises

Friday, September 4th 

18:00 Advanced MPI

19:30 Break

20:30 Laplace Review

21:00 Outro to Parallel Computing

22:00 Exercises

23:30 Adjourn

Please forward this message to students, postdocs, or other people on campus who may be interested.

For further enquiries contact:
Samar Aseeri :
Bilel Hadri :