IXPUG HPC Asia 2019


HPC Asia 2019 Large

IXPUG Workshop at HPC Asia 2019

 Date: January 14, 2019, 13:30-17:00, BallRoom C


Location: International Conference on High Performance Computing in Asia-Pacific Region, Guangzhou China at theVanburgh Hotel. 126 Huangpu Dadao West, Guangzhou 510623, China


Registration:all attendees must register through theHPC Asia 2019 Conferencewebsite. The deadline for early registration is January 14, 2019 (JST). All payments must be made in Chinese Yuan (CNY).


Event Description:The Intel eXtreme Performance Users Group (IXPUG) is an active community led forum for sharing industry best practices, techniques, tools, etc. for maximizing efficiency on Intel platforms and products. IXPUG Workshop Asia 2019 is an open workship on high performance computing application, system and architectural with Intel technologies. This is a one-day workshop with two keynote talks and serval contibuted papers. The workshop aims to bring together software developers and technology experts to share challenges, experences and best-practice methods for the optimzation of HPC, Machine Learning and Data Analytics workloads on Intel Xeon Scalable Processors and Intel Xeon Phi Processors. The workshop will cover application performance and scalability challenges at all levels - from intra- node performace up to large-scale compute system. Ant research aspect related to Intel HPC products is welcome to present in this workshop.


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Call for Presentations:

IXPUG is soliciting submissions for technique presentations on innovative work using Intel architecture from users in academia, industry, government/national labs, etc. describing original discoveries, experiences and methods for obtaining efficient and scalable use of heterogeneous systems. IXPUG welcomes full paper up to 10 pages within 30mins presentaion and also welcome short paper up to 4 pages within 15mins presentation. Please submit your paper to IXPUG EasyChair. Any topics on Intel Architeture, including the following topics but not limited:

  • Aplication porting and performance optimization,
  • Vectorization, memory, communications, thread and process management,
  • Multi-node application experiences,
  • Programming models, algorithms and methods,
  • Software environment and tools,
  • Benchmarking and profiling tools,
  • Visulization developmen


Important Dates:

       Abstracts Submission Deadline: November 10, 2018 December 07, 2018

       Presenters notified: December 14, 2018

       Final presentations:January 31, 2018


 Hoon Ryu Pic                                               



Keynote Speaker: Hoon Ryu (KSIT)

Biography: Dr. Hoon Ryu received B.S./M.S./Ph.D. from School of Electrical Engineering, Seoul National University / Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University / School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University, respectively. He was with System LSI Division, Samsung Electronics, and currently is with Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information, where he works as a principal researcher leading Intel Parallel Computing Center. His specialty and main research interests are in simulation of advanced semiconductor devices with aids of numerical analysis coupled to high performance computing.





Event Agenda: 

Start End Title Speaker
13:30 13:35 Opening Remarks James Lin
13:35 14:20 Keynote: Massively scalable computing method for handing large eigenvalue problems for nanoelectronics modeling. Hoon Ryu
14:20 14:50 Videl: A vision-based AI diagnoser for early leukemia Jianwen Wei
14:50 15:20

Invited Talk: Scheme of the code modernization optimization for ocean numerical model:Acase study of MASNUM wave moedel

Zhenya Song
15:20 15:40 Coffee Break
15:40 16:00 OpenCL-enabled high performance direct memory access for GPU-FPGA cooperative computation Ryohei Kobayashi
16:00 16:30 Invited Talk: Introduction for benchmark test for multi-scale computional materials software Shun Xu
16:30 16:50 Optimization of parallel mesh generation via file for multigrid method Toshihiro Hanawa
16:50 17:00

   Closing Remarks

Taisuke Boku


Organizing Chairs

  • James Lin, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
  • Taisuke Boku, University of Tsukuba 

 Program Committee

  • Doug Doerfler (NERSC/LBNL)
  • Richard Gerber (NERSC/LBNL)
  • Clay Hughes (SNL)
  • David Keyes (KAUST)
  • Kent Milfeld (TACC)
  • Hai Ah Nam (LANL)
  • John Pennycook (Intel)
  • Thomas Steinke (Zuse Institute Berlin)
  • Vit Vondrak (VSB-Technical University of Ostrava)
  • Minhua Wen (Shanghai Jiao Tong Unversity) 
  • Yun Liang (Peking University)
  • Victor Lee (Intel)
  • Zhong Jin (Chinese Academic of Science)
  • More to be TBD....