FATÄ°H UNIVERSITY COMPUTER ENGINEERING
Workshop Program


Workshop Date: June 24, 2014
Location: Point Grey Salon


9:00 am : Opening Remarks
                  Esma Yildirim, Fatih University, Turkey
                  Mehmet Balman, VMWare Inc. & Lawrence Berkeley National Lab., USA

9:10 am : Keynote Address I:
                  "Big Data Challenges in Simulation-based Science"(pdf)
                  Manish Parashar, Rutgers University, USA

SESSION - I
10:00 am : Self Managing Monitoring for Highly Elastic Large Scale Cloud Deployments
                   Jonathan Stuart Ward, University of St. Andrews, UK
                   Adam Barker, University of St. Andrews, UK

10:30 am : Coffee Break
10:45 am : Reconfigurable Network Testbed for Evaluation of Datacenter Topologies(pdf)
                  William C. Moody, Clemson University, USA
                  Jason Anderson, Clemson University, USA
                  Kuang-Ching Wang, Clemson University, USA
                  Amy Apon, Clemson University, USA

11:15 pm : Chisel++: Handling Partitioning Skew in MapReduce Framework Using Efficient Range(pdf)
                  Partitioning Technique
                  Prateek Dhawalia, IIT, India
                  Sriram Kailasam, IIT, India
                  Dharanipragada Janakiram, IIT, India

11:45 am : LUNCH BREAK

1:30 pm : Keynote Address II:
                  "A Look into the Future by Learning from the Past"
                  Roger Barga, Microsoft, USA

SESSION - II : Hot Topics
2:30 pm : A Paradigm Shift in GP-GPU Computing: Task Based Execution of Applications with
                  Dynamic Data Dependencies(ppt)
                  Mehmet Belviranlı, University of California Riverside, USA
                  Chih Chou, University of California Riverside, USA
                  Laxmi Bhuyan, University of California Riverside, USA
                  Rajiv Gupta , University of California Riverside, USA

3:00 pm : Coffee Break

3:15 pm : A Performance and Energy Analysis of I/O Management Approaches for Exascale Systems
                  Orcun Yildiz, Inria, France
                  Matthieu Dorier, Inria, France
                  Shadi Ibrahim, Inria, France
                  Gabriel Antoniu, Inria, France

3:45 pm : Computational Challenges in the Analysis of Large, Sparse, Spatiotemporal Data(pdf)
                  Ian Kelley, University of Washington, USA
                  Joshua Blumenstock, University of Washington, USA

4:15 pm : FAST: Flexible Automated Synchronization Transfer(pptx)
                  Rosa Filgueira , University of Edinburgh, UK
                  Malcolm Atkinson, University of Edinburgh, UK

4:45 pm : Closing Remarks
                  Esma Yildirim, Fatih University, Turkey
                  Mehmet Balman, VMWare Inc. & Lawrence Berkeley National Lab., USA