TMA4280 - Introduction to Supercomputing

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EDVAC, the first "Von Neumann" machine (ca. 1948).

Objective

The objective with this course is to give a brief introduction to modern computer architecture and to discuss numerical algorithms for vector and parallel processing.

Lecturer

Arne Morten Kvarving, SINTEF ICT

Student assistent

Arne Morten Kvarving, SINTEF ICT

Lecture hours

Thursday 10:15 - 12:00 in F6
Friday 10:15 - 11:00 in H1

Exercise hours

Monday 17:15 - 19:00 in F6

Course material

Lecture notes and exercises are available on It's learning.

Final exam (written)

07.06.13

Supercomputers in Norway and abroad

Software

MPI, OpenMP
PETSc
UNIX (Univerisity of Edinburgh), UNIX (NTNU)

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