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401-0686-00L  High Performance Computing for Science and Engineering (HPCSE) for CSE

SemesterSpring Semester 2016
LecturersP. Koumoutsakos, D. Rossinelli
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish

Catalogue data

AbstractThis course focuses on programming methods and tools for parallel computing on multi and many-core architectures. Emphasis will be placed on practical and computational aspects of Uncertainty Quantification and Propagation including the implementation of relevant algorithms on HPC architectures.

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a two-semester course together with 151-0107-20L High Performance Computing for Science and Engineering (HPCSE) I
For programme regulations
(Examination block)
Bachelor's Programme in Computational Science and Engineering 2010; Version 01.08.2016 (Examination Block Core Courses)
Bachelor's Programme in Computational Science and Engineering 2012; Version 13.12.2016 (Examination Block Core Courses)
ECTS credits11 credits
ExaminersP. Chatzidoukas
Typesession examination
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationoral 30 minutes
Performance assessment as a semester course (other programmes)
ECTS credits7 credits
ExaminersP. Koumoutsakos, D. Rossinelli
Typeend-of-semester examination
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionThe performance assessment is only offered at the end after the course unit. Repetition only possible after re-enrolling.
Additional information on mode of examinationwritten 180 minutes (same as for the course unit 401-0686-10L);
in addition, the project part contributes to the final grade.
If the course unit is part of an examination block, the credits are allocated for the successful completion of the whole block.
This information can be updated until the beginning of the semester; information on the examination timetable is binding.

Learning materials

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401-0686-00 GHigh Performance Computing for Science and Engineering (HPCSE) II
NOTICE: As of April 4, the course will take place on Monday morning in HG F 1.
4 hrs
Mon10-12HG F 1 »
10-12HG G 3 »
13-15HG E 26.1 »
13-15HG E 5 »
P. Koumoutsakos, D. Rossinelli
401-0686-00 PHigh Performance Computing for Science and Engineering (HPCSE) for CSE2 hrs
Fri08-10HG E 26.1 »
P. Koumoutsakos, D. Rossinelli


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There are no additional restrictions for the registration.

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