Workshop on Strategies for Enhancing HPC Education and Training (SEHET18)

Wednesday July 25, 2018
Time: 1:30 PM - 5 PM

01:30 PM-1:45 PM Welcome SIGHPC Education Chapter
Katharine Cahill, Ohio Supercomputing Center
Nitin Sukhija, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
1:45 PM -2:30 PM Panel: "Instructional HPC Resources"
Scott Hampton (University of Notre Dame), Mehmet Belgin (Georgia Institute of Technology), Lingh Ngo (Clemson University), and Susan Mehringer (Cornell University)
2:30 PM -3:00 PM Break
3:00 PM -4:00 PM Paper Session (Chair: Scott Lathrop)
3:00 PM -3:15 PM "Bridging the Educational Gap between Emerging and Established Scientific Computing Disciplines". Marcelo Ponce, Erik Spence, Ramses Van Zon, Daniel Gruner
3:15 PM -3:30 PM "Student-led Computational Inorganic Chemistry Research in a Classroom Setting". S. Chantal E. Stieber
3:30 PM -3:45 PM "Extending XSEDE innovations to Campus Cyberinfrastructure - The XSEDE National Integration Toolkit". Eric Coulter, Richard Knepper, Resa Reynolds and Jodie Sprouse
3:45 PM -4:00 PM "Student Outcomes in Parallelizing Recursive Matrix Multiply". Chris Fietkiewicz
4:00 PM -5:00 PM Discussion Session (Chair: Scott Lathrop)
4:00 PM -4:25 PM Lightning Talks
  • "Scientific Computing, High-Performance Computing and Data Science in Higher Education". Marcelo Ponce, Erik Spence, Ramses van Zon and Daniel Gruner
  • "Initial impact of Evaluation in Blue Waters Community Engagement Program". Lizanne Destefano and Jung Sun Sung
  • "Effectively Extending Computational Training using Informal Means at Larger Institutions". Dhruva Chakravorty, Honggao Liu, Donald Mcmullen, Marinus Pennings, Dylan Rodriguez, Noushin Ghaffari, Levi Jordan and Zengyu Wei
4:25 PM -5 PM Open Discussion
Review Next Steps and Action Plans