During March 2016, WestGrid is presenting a series of webinars and workshops on various topics in Advanced Research Computing. These seminars are an excellent opportunity to gain more experience in parallel programming, data visualization, and other areas in Advanced Research Computing.
Wednesday, March 09
1:00 - 3:00 pm MST
This webinar will delve deeper into using OpenMP and introduce new OpenMP directives to tackle hard-to-parallelize problems. Topics covered: review of loop parallelism, load balancing, conditional multi-threading.
Thursday, March 17
10:00 - 11:00 am MDT
This webinar covers how to log in and set up a Compute Canada Cloud account, as well as explore some of the unique features and capabilities of the cloud development environment.
Tuesday, March 22
11:00 am - 12:00 pm MDT
This webinar will look at the ways Gephi modules can import, visualize, and manipulate all types of networks and use hardware acceleration to speed up rendering, allowing interactive exploration of networks up to tens of thousands of nodes.
Thursday, March 31
1:00 - 3:00 pm MDT
This webinar will look at more advanced aspects of OpenMP, including Open ACC.