Friday Evening, March 14

6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Lake Superior

Poster Session

The poster presentations are organized by themes to enhance interaction between presenters and attendees. There will be a reception during the session. The organizing committee will be awarding prizes for the three best poster presentations.

| Simulation | Partial Differential Equations | Performance and Benchmarks | Iterative Methods | Linear Algebra and Applications | Computational Fluid Dynamics | Message Passing and Networking | Software Tools, Environments and Libraries | Compilers and Languages | Parallel Algorithms and Applications |


Parallel Applications of a Schwarz Preconditioned Krylov Solver for Nuclear Power Plant Simulation
John Steill, Thomas J. Downar, and Jen-Ying Wu, Purdue University
Three Dimensional Monte Carlo Device Simulation with a Parallel Multigrid Solver
C.K. Sandalci, Ç. K. Koç, and S.M. Goodnick, Oregon State University
On the Accuracy of Anderson's Fast N-Body Algorithm
Y. Charlie Hu, Harvard University, and S. Lennart Johnsson, Harvard University and University of Houston
Parallelization and Automatic Data Distribution for Nuclear Reactor Simulations
Lorie M. Liebrock, Liebrock-Hicks Research, Calumet, MI

Partial Differential Equations

Parallel Domain Decomposition Method for Nonconforming Approximations of Elliptic Problems On Nonmatching Grids
Serguei Maliassov, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
Parallel Processing to solve EDP Elliptic
Xiomara Contreras, Mariela Curiel, and Angela Di Serio, Universidad Simón Bolí var, Venezuela
Parallel Implementation of a Data-Transpose Technique for the Solution of Poisson's Equation in Cylindrical Coordinates
Howard S. Cohl, Joel E. Tohline, and Xian-He Sun, Louisiana State University
Using Domain Decomposition Method and Local AMR Scheme to Solve a Class of Nonlinear Parabolic PDE
Hongyi Yu, Tulane University
Domain Decomposition Method for Solving Three-Dimensional Parabolic Differential Equations Arising in Thermal Analysis in X-Ray Lithography
Weizhong Dai, Raja Nassar, and Danqing Jiang, Louisiana Tech University
Runtime Support System for Parallel Iterative PDE Computations
Nikos P. Chrisochoides, Cornell University

Performance and Benchmarks

A Real-Time Parallel Benchmark Suite
Brian VanVoorst, Luiz Pires, and Rakesh Jha, Honeywell Technology Center, Minneapolis
A Framework for Performance Prediction of Parallel Systems Based on Workload Similarity
Abdullah I. Meajil and Tarek El-Ghazawi, George Washington University
Numerical Aerodynamic Simulation Parallel Benchmarks: A Characterization Study
Abdullah I. Meajil, George Washington University
The Computational Action Norm and the Principle of Computational Least Action
Robert W. Numrich, Cray Research Inc.
An Iterative Algorithm Using Probabilistic Automata for Predicting the Performance of Parallel Computers
Raj S. Katti and Huaan Zhang, North Dakota State University
Compile-Time Partitioning of Three-Dimensional Iteration Spaces
Rizos Sakellariou, University of Manchester, United Kingdom

Iterative Methods

A Parallel Preconditioned Bi-Conjugate Gradient Algorithm for Two-Dimensional Elliptic and Parabolic Equations Using Hermite Collocation
Stephen H. Brill and George F. Pinder, University of Vermont
Preconditioned Conjugate Gradient Methods for Manufacturing Systems
Wai Ki Ching, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong and Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Construction of a Parallel GMRES(k) Solver
Elise de Doncker and Ajay Gupta, Western Michigan University
Scalability Analysis of CGLS Algorithm for Sparse Least Squares Problems on Massively Distributed Memory Computers
Tianruo Yang, Linköping University, Sweden
Data Distribution Analysis of MCGLS for Parallel Least Squares Problems
Tianruo Yang, Linköping University, Sweden
Accelerating Iterative Methods by Inducing Sparsity in the Residual Vector
Todd Goehring and Daniel Boley, University of Minnesota, Minneaspolis
Nullspace Projected Arnoldi Method for Finding Stationary Values of Constrained Quadratic Ratios and Parallel Implementation
Chang Peng and Daniel Boley, University of Minnesota, Minneaspolis

Linear Algebra and Applications

A Comparison of the Solution of the Symmetric Eigenvalue Problem with ScaLAPACK and Jacobi Methods
Domingo Giménez, University of Murcia, Spain
Tradeoffs and Performance Results of the Banded PRISM Eigensolver
Christian Bischof and William George, Argonne National Laboratory; Steven Huss-Lederman, University of Wisconsin, Madison; Xiaobai Sun, Duke University; Anna Tsao and Tom Turnbull, Center for Computing Sciences, Bowie, MD; and Yuan-Jye Jason Wu, Argonne National Laboratory
Parallel Threshold-Based ILU Factorization
George Karypis and Vipin Kumar, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
Orthogonal Reduction of Dense Matrices to Bidiagonal Form on Computers with Distributed Memory Architectures
Sergey Kuznetsov, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
New Parallel Solvers for Tridiagonal Equations
Ying Hou, XiaoMei Li, Changsha Institute of Technology, People's Republic of China
A Limited-Memory Parallel Incomplete LU Factorization
Ali Bouaricha and Mounir Hahad, Silvaco International, Santa Clara
Optimal Parallel Algorithms for Matrix Multiplication
Eunice E. Santos, Lehigh University
State Space Modeling and High Performance Computing of Multivariate Time Series
Celso Pascoli Bottura, Gilmar Barreto, and Maurício José Bordon, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Brasil, and Jose Tarcisio Costa Filho, Universidade Federal do Maranhão, Brazil

Computational Fluid Dynamics

Interactive Visualization and Steering of Parallel CFD Methods
B. David Semeraro, Phil Papadopoulous, and James Kohl, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Solution of Multiobjective MDO Using Parallel Genetic Algorithm
Raino A.E. Mäkinen and Jari Toivanen, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Parallel Domain Decomposition Methods in Fluid Models with Monte Carlo Transport
Henry J. Alme and Garry H. Rodrigue, University of California, Davis and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, and George B. Zimmerman, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Discrete Evolution of 2D Turbulence with Injection on Cray T3D
Françoise Bataille, Centre de Thermique de Lyon, INSA Lyon, France, and Marc Daumas, Laboratoire de l'Informatique du Parallélisme, ENS Lyon, France

Message Passing and Networking

PVMPI Provides Interoperability Between MPI Implementations
Jack J. Dongarra, Oak Ridge National Laboratory and University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Graham E. Fagg, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and Al Geist, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
DATIS: A Data Transfer Interface for SPMD Programs of Scientific Computing
Xiang Yu, Princeton University, and Xiaoge Wang, Tsinghua University, People's Republic of China
Wide-Area ATM Networking for Large-Scale MPPs
Philip M. Papadopoulos and Al Geist, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Communication Performance Modeling and Its Effect on Parallel Computation Performance of Networked Parallel Computing Environment
Meng Jie and Li Sanli, Tsinghua University, People's Republic of China

Software Tools, Environments and Libraries

CUMULVS: Collaborative Infrastructure for Developing Distributed Simulations
James Arthur Kohl, Philip M. Papadopoulos, and Al Geist, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Step by Step Transformation of a Fortran 90 Program in HPF, using HBF Builder
Jean-Luc Dekeyser and Christian Lefebvre, University of Lille, France
OVERTURE: An Object-Oriented Software System for Solving Partial Differential Equations in Serial and Parallel Environments
David L. Brown, Geoffrey S. Chesshire, William D. Henshaw, and Daniel J. Quinlan, Los Alamos National Laboratory
A Further Proposal for a Fortran-90 Interface for LAPACK
L. Susan Blackford and Jack J. Dongarra, University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Jeremy Du Croz and Sven Hammarling, Numerical Algorithms Group Ltd., United Kingdom; and Jerzy Wásniewski, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
SOLAR, a Portable Library for Scalable Out-of-Core Linear Algebra Computations
Sivan Toledo and Fred G. Gustavson, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center
PINEAPL: A European Project to Develop Parallel Numerical Library Software for Industrial Applications
Stef Salvini and Sven Hammarling, The Numerical Algorithms Group Ltd, United Kingdom, and Thomas Christensen, Math-Tech ApS, Denmark

Compilers and Languages

Evaluation of High Performance Fortran Compilers in the Implementation of the Shock Tube Problem
Kevin P. Roe and Piyush Mehrotra, ICASE, NASA Langley Research Center
MC++: Parallel, Portable, Monte Carlo Neutron Transport Code in C++
Stephen R. Lee and Julian C. Cummings, Los Alamos National Laboratory, and Steven D. Nolen, Texas A&M University and Los Alamos National Laboratory
Tip C++: A Parallel Programming Model Based on The Abstract Structural Shared Memory
Tong Sun Sanli Li, and Guilin Zhou, Tsinghua University, People's Republic of China; and Yanheng Zheng, Xianghai University, People's Republic of China
A Data-Parallel Extension to Split-C
Joan D. Lukas, Kenneth Newman, and John P. Sullivan, University of Massachusetts

Parallel Algorithms and Applications

Efficient Parallel FFTs for Different Computational Models
Nadia Shalaby, Harvard University
A Practical Parallel Algorithm for Delaunay Triangulation
Jeff Griffith and Mark T. Jones, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and Paul E. Plassmann, Argonne National Laboratory
Dynamic Load Balancing With Geometric Locality
Bruce Hendrickson and Steve Plimpton, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque
Parallel Computation of the Minimal Crossing Number of a Graph
Umid Tadjiev and Frederick C. Harris, Jr., University of Nevada
Parallel Algorithms for Interval Polynomial Interpolation
Chenyi Hu, University of Houston-Downtown
Efficient Parallel Computing of a Longest Common Subsequence of Three Strings
Jean Frédé ric Myoupo and Guillaume Luce, Université de Picardie-Jules Verne, France
Parallelization of SNePS --- A Semantic Network Processing System
Chain-Wu Lee and Min-You Wu, State University of New York, Buffalo

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