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Supercomputing Wales Swansea Symposium 2018

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Lecture Theatre 1 West, Third Floor

Union House, Swansea University

Singleton Park

Swansea

SA2 8PP

United Kingdom

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The Supercomputing Wales Swansea Symposium 2018 brings together researchers from all corners of the University making use of Supercomputing Wales facilities to share their current research.

Agenda

  • 9:30–9:45 Arrivals
  • 9:45–10:00 Welcome from the SA2C Director
  • 10:00–10:15 Mark Dawson – "What is a Research Software Engineer?"
  • 10:15–11:00 Ben Evans – "HPC for CFD – high speed boats, cars and other things…"
  • 11:00–11:15 Coffee
  • 11:15–11:45 Introduction to the new HPC hardware
  • 11:45–12:30 Panel discussion with Q&A
  • 12:30–14:00 Lunch and posters
  • 14:00–14:45 Gert Aarts – "Quarks and gluons under extreme conditions: what the computer tells us"
  • 14:45–15:00 Jarno Rantaharju – "Using vector instructions on modern CPUs"
  • 15:00–15:15 Ed Bennett – "Profiling MPI code to identify bottlenecks"
  • 15:15–15:30 Mark Dawson – "Building graphical interfaces to applications for HPC"
  • 15:30–15:45 Coffee
  • 15:45–16:10 Tamsyn Urenwebster – "Fish Genomes, Epigenomes and Microbiomes"
  • 16:10–16:30 John Walshe – "Protein modelling on supercomputers"
  • 16:30–16:45 Closing remarks and prize for best poster
  • 16:45 Close

Poster Session

The event will include a poster session, to allow researchers at all career stages to present their work. A prize for the best poster contribution, decided by a panel formed from the Swansea Academy of Advanced Computing committees and external partners, will be presented at the end of the day.

If you would like to present a poster, please email your poster title to sa2c-support@swansea.ac.uk before 7 September 2018. Posters should be A0 portrait or smaller.

Date and Time

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Lecture Theatre 1 West, Third Floor

Union House, Swansea University

Singleton Park

Swansea

SA2 8PP

United Kingdom

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