INVITED SCIENTIFIC TALKS (SELECTION)


 

2020

IT21. “LB4OMP: A Load Balancing Portfolio for OpenMP”,
Speaker:  Jonas H. Müller Korndörfer
Invited talk at the OpenMP Booth at the The International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage, and Analysis,  September 23, 2020. (video)

2019

IT20 . “Robust Dynamic Load Balancing of Scientific Applications Against System Variability and Failures”
Speaker: F. Ciorba
Invited talk in MS79 on Resilience and Fault Tolerance for Extreme Computing Systems at the SIAM Conference on Parallel Processing for Scientific Computing (SIAM PP20), Seattle, WA , USA, February 12-15, 2020. ( slides )

IT19. “Dynamic Load Balancing of Loops in OpenMP”,
Speaker: F. Ciorba
Invited talk at the OpenMP Booth at the The International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage, and Analysis, Denver, CO, USA, November 19, 2019. (video)

IT18. “A Lifetime of Scheduling”,
Speaker: F. Ciorba
Invited talk at the Wolfgang E. Nagel Honorary Colloquium, Dresden, Germany, October, 2019.

IT17. “Data Analysis for Improving High Performance Computing Operations and Research”,
Speaker: A. Cavelan
Invited talk at the Logging and Monitoring Workshop, Birmensdorf, Switzerland, October 3, 2019.

IT16. “SPH-EXA: A Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics Miniapp for Exascale Computing”
Speakers: FM Ciorba and A. Cavelan
Invited talk at PASC19 MS39 mini-symposium on “Breaking the Wall in Computational Astrophysics: Current Bottlenecks and How to Address them towards the Exascale Era ”, Zurich, Switzerland, June 14, 2019.

IT15. “Toward Intelligent Scheduling for High Performance Scientific Applications”
Speaker: FM Ciorba
Invited talk at Asian Supercomputing Challenge (ASC) 2019 HPC Connection Workshop, Dalian, China, April 24, 2019.

IT14. “A Look into Well-Known HPC Benchmarks”,
Speaker: FM Ciorba
Invited talk at the 11th Leogang 2019 HPC Workshop, Leogang, Austria, February, 2019.

2018

IT16. “SPH-EXA: Optimizing Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics for Exascale Computing”
Speakers: FM Ciorba and RM Cabezón
Invited talk at PASC18 MS02 mini-symposium on “Capability Computing, Performance Portability, and Co-Design in the PASC Projects”, Basel, Switzerland, July 3, 2018.

IT15. “OpenMP Loop Scheduling Revisited: Making a Case for More Schedules”,
Speaker: F. M. Ciorba
Invited speaker at the 6th ADAC: Accelerated Data Analytics and Computing Institute workshop, Zurich, Switzerland, June 2018. (video)

IT14. “Career Panel for Women in Computer Science”
Speaker: F. M. Ciorba
Invited Speaker at CSNOW ETH Zurich Panel, Zurich, Switzerland, May 2, 2018.

IT15. “OpenMP Loop Scheduling Revisited: Making a Case for More Schedules”,
Speaker: F. M. Ciorba
Invited talk at the 10th Leogang 2018 HPC Workshop, Leogang, Austria, February, 2018.

2017

IT14. “On Multilevel Scheduling in HPC”,
Speaker: F. M. Ciorba
Invited talk at the 9th Leogang 2017 HPC Workshop, Leogang, Austria, March, 2017.

IT13. “A Study of Dynamic Loop Scheduling on Modern Manycore Architectures”
Speaker: F. M. Ciorba
Invited speaker at Technische Universität Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany, February 2017.

2016

IT12. “Scheduling an Load Balancing in High-Performance Computing: A Multilevel Approach”
Speaker: F. M. Ciorba
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science Colloquium, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland, December 2016.

IT11. “The value of and need for system monitoring in HPC operations and research”,
Speaker: F. M. Ciorba
Invited talk in the 3rd Baden-Würtenberg HPC Symposium (online agenda), University of Heidelberg, Germany, October 12, 2016.

IT10. “Performance Modeling and Optimization in High Performance Computing”,
Speaker: F. M. Ciorba
Invited talk in the 2016 Competence Center for Computational Sciences Research Seminar (online program), at the University of Basel, Switzerland, April 5, 2016.

IT9. “Modeling System Behavior: A Monitoring or a Big Data Challenge?”,
Speaker: F. M. Ciorba
Invited talk at the 8th Leogang 2016 HPC Workshop, Leogang, Austria, February 28-March 3, 2016.

IT8. “Modeling Resilience in High Performance Computers”,
Speaker: F. M. Ciorba
Invited talk at the Swiss National Supercomputing Centre (CSCS), Lugano, Switzerland, February 9, 2016.

2015

IT7. “To choose or not to choose a career in computer science”,
Speaker: F. M. Ciorba
Invited talk in the course “Anwendungen der Informatik/Applications of Computer Science” at University of Basel, Switzerland, October 12, 2015.

2014

IT6. “Performance optimization for scientific computing: From theory to applications”,
Speaker: F. M. Ciorba
Invited talk at University of Basel, Switzerland, October 09, 2014.

IT5. “Performance Optimization for Scientific Computing: From Theory to Applications”,
Speaker: F. M. Ciorba
Invited lecture at the Swedish Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden, February 07, 2014.

2013

IT4. “Towards simulation-based prediction of performance and energy-efficiency of future parallel computing systems”,
Speaker: F. M. Ciorba
Invited seminar at Colorado State University, Fort Collins, USA, November 22, 2013.

2012

IT3. “Design of a trace-based discrete event simulation framework for hybrid parallel applications”,
Speaker: FM Ciorba
Invited talk at the 4th Leogang 2012 HPC Workshop ( online program ), Leogang, Austria, February 27, 2012.

2008

IT2. “Enhancing self-scheduling algorithms via synchronization and weighting”,
Speaker: FM Ciorba
Invited talk at the 2nd Scheduling in Aussois Workshop, Aussois, France, May 19, 2008.

IT1. “Algorithms design for the parallelization of nested loops”,
Speaker: FM Ciorba
Invited seminar at the Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, USA, September 24, 2007.