4th International Workshop on

Performance Modeling, Benchmarking and Simulation of High Performance Computer Systems (PMBS13)

held as part of SC13, Denver, Colorado, USA, November 2013

in cooperation with ACM SIGMETRICS

08:50 - 09:00 - Welcome to PMBS Workshop (Rm 502)

09:00 - 10:00 - Technical Papers

09:00 - 09:30 - Analysis of Cray XC30 Performance using Trinity-NERSC-8 Benchmarks and Comparison with Cray XE6 and IBM BG/Q [Preliminary PDF]

M. Cordery, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, N. Wright, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, B. Austin, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, C. Daley, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, H. Wasserman, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, S. Hammond, Sandia National Laboratories, D.Doerfler, Sandia National Laboratories

09:30 - 10:00 - Quantifying Architectural Requirements of Contemporary Extreme-Scale Scientific Applications [Preliminary PDF]

J. Vetter, Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Georgia Tech, S. Lee, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, D. Li, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, G. Marin, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, C. McCurdy, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, J. Meredith, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, P. Roth, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, K. Spafford

10:00 - 10:30 - Coffee

10:30 - 12:30 - Technical Papers

10:30 - 11:00 - Performance Evaluation of the Intel Sandy Bridge Based NASA Pleiades Using Scientific and Engineering Applications [Preliminary PDF]

Subhash Saini, NASA

11:00 - 11:30 - SESH framework: A Space Exploration Framework for GPU Application and Hardware Codesign [Preliminary PDF]

J. Hwan Lee, Georgia Institute of Technology, J. Meng, Argonne National Laboratory, H. Kim, Georgia Institute of Technology

11:30 - 12:00 - Toward Better Simulation of MPI Applications on Ethernet/TCP Networks [Preliminary PDF]

P. Bedaride, LORIA/INRIA/University of Nancy, A. Degomme, CNRS/INRIA/University of Grenoble, S. Genaud, University of Strasbourg, A. Legrand, CNRS/INRIA/University of Grenoble, G. Markomanolis, INRIA/LIP/ENS-Lyon, M. Quinson, LORIA/University of Nancy, M. Stillwell, Cranfield University, F. Suter, CC IN2P3/CNRS, B. Videau, CNRS/INRIA/University of Grenoble

12:00 - 12:30 - Performance Tuning of Fock Matrix and Two-Electron Integral Calculations for NWChem on Leading HPC platforms [Preliminary PDF]

H. Shan, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, W. Jong, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, L. Oliker, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, N. Wright, National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center, B. Austin, National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center

12:30 - 13:30 - Lunch

13:30 - 15:00 - Technical Papers

13:30 - 14:00 - Multi Objective Optimization of HPC Kernels for Performance, Power, and Energy [Preliminary PDF]

P. Balaprakash, Argonne National Laboratory, A. Tiwari, San Diego Supercomputer Center, S. Wild, Argonne National Laboratory

14:00 - 14:30 - Characterizing the Impact of Prefetching on Scientific Application Performance [Preliminary PDF]

C. McCurdy, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, G. Martin, University of Tennessee, J. Vetter, Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Georgia Tech

14:30 - 15:00 - Tuning HipGISAXS on Multi and Many Core Supercomputers [Preliminary PDF]

A. Sarje, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, X. Sherry Li, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

15:00 - 15:30 - Coffee

15:30 - 16:30 - Technical Papers

15:30 - 16:00 - Using Simulation to Evaluate the Performance of Resilience Strategies at Scale [Preliminary PDF]

S. Levy, University of New Mexico, B. Topp, University of New Mexico, K. Ferreira, Sandia National Laboratories, D. Arnold, University of New Mexico, T. Hoefler, ETH Zurich, P. Widener, Sandia National Laboratories

16:00 - 16:30 - Performance Modeling of Gyrokinetic Toroidal Simulations for a Many-tasking Runtime System [Preliminary PDF]

M. Anderson, Indiana University, M. Brodowicz, Indiana University, A. Kulkarni, Indiana University, T. Sterling, Indiana University

16:30 - 17:45 - Late Breaking and Short Research Papers

16:30 - 16:55 - Analysis of Data Reuse in Task-Parallel Runtimes

M. Pericas, Tokyo Institute of Technology, A. Amer, Tokyo Institute of Technology, K. Taura, University of Tokyo and S. Matsuoka, Tokyo Institute of Technology [Preliminary PDF]

16:55 - 17:20 - Performance Analysis of the NWChem TCE for Different Communication Patterns [Preliminary PDF]

P. Ghosh, University of Houston, J. Hammond, Argonne National Laboratory, S. Ghosh, University of Houston and B. Chapman, University of Houston

17:20 - 17:45 - Optimal Checkpointing Period: Times vs. Energy [Preliminary PDF]

G. Aupy, LIP-ENS Lyon-INRIA, A. Benoit, ENS Lyon - LIP, T. Herault, University of Tennesse, Knoxville, Y. Robert, ENS Lyon and J. Dongara, University of Tennesse, Knoxville

17:45 - Workshop Close