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HPC on a Single Thread
CreatorHenry Neeman
ContributorTiago Sommer Damasceno
PublisherShodor Education Foundation
DescriptionWhat the heck is supercomputing? Who uses supercomputing, how, and why? How does supercomputing work? What does the explosive growth of computing power mean for students, faculty and professionals? This module consists of several submodules, exploring the following topics: Overview: What the Heck is Supercomputing; The Tyranny of the Storage Hierarchy; Instruction Level Parallelism; and Stupid Compiler Tricks.
FormatSlide, PDF
SubjectComputational Science, Computer Science
KeywordStorage, HPC, Parallel, Storage Hierarchy
AudienceResearcher, Educator, Learner/Student, Professional/Practitioner