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[Introduction to High Performance Computing] - [2015 Sommer]

Module Code
MScTI INTROHPC
Name
Introduction to High Performance Computing
Credit Points
6 CP
Workload
180 h
Duration
1 semester
Cycle
0
Methods 3 SWS lecture + 1 SWS exercise session
Objectives Students ... • Know the most important approaches of how to solve large scale computing problems. This involves hardware as well as software architectures • Have seen some real world examples in some detail • Have gained practical experience in imple
Content • The challenges of HPC • Hardware architectures • Software frameworks • Practical problems and their solutions
Learning outcomes
Prerequisites
Suggested previous knowledge Basic knowledge of computer architecture
Assessments 15 - 30 min. oral exam. Details will be given by the lecturer at the beginning of the course.
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