The Community for Technology Leaders
SC Conference (1997)
San Jose, California
Nov. 15, 1997 to Nov. 21, 1997
ISBN: 0-89791-985-8
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Papers

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Front Matter

Front Matter (PDF)

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[Room B1] Communication in Clusters

FM-QoS: Real-time Communication using Self-synchronizing Schedules (Abstract)

Kay H. Connelly , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Andrew A. Chien , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
pp. 2

Multi Protocol Active Messages on a Cluster of SMP (Abstract)

David E. Culler , University of California, Berkeley
Steven S. Lumetta , University of California, Berkeley
Alan Mainwaring , University of California, Berkeley
pp. 3
[Room A4] Astrophysics and Hydrodynamics

Highly Portable and Efficient Implementations of Parallel Adaptive N-Body Methods (Abstract)

Torsten Suel , Bell Laboratories
David Blackston , University of California, Berkeley
pp. 4

Scalable, Hydrodynamic and Radiation-Hydrodynamic Studies of Neutron Stars Mergers (Abstract)

Paul E. Saylor , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Frank D. Swesty , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
pp. 6
[Room A3] Performance Tools

Implementing a Performance Forecasting System for Metacomputing The Network Weather Service (Abstract)

Rich Wolski , University of California, San Diego
Neil Spring , University of California, San Diego
Chris Peterson , Microsoft Corporation
pp. 7

Experiment Management Support for Performance Tuning (Abstract)

Barton P. Miller , University of Wisconsin-Madison
Karen L. Karavanic , University of Wisconsin-Madison
pp. 8

Exploiting Global Input Output Access Pattern Classification (Abstract)

Daniel A. Reed , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Tara M. Madhyastha , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
pp. 9
[Room B1] Compiling Techniques

Compiling Parallel Code for Sparse Matrix Applications (Abstract)

Paul Vinson Stodghill , Cornell University
Vladimir Kotlyar , Cornell University
Keshav Pingali , Cornell University
pp. 10

Evaluating the Performance Limitations of MPMD Communication (Abstract)

Chi-Chao Chang , Cornell University
Carl Kesselman , USC/Information Sciences Institute
Grzegorz Czajkowski , Cornell University
Thorsten von Eicken , Cornell University
pp. 11

Compiling Stencils in High Performance Fortran (Abstract)

Ken Kennedy , Rice University
John Mellor-Crummey , Rice University
R. Gregg Brickner , Los Alamos National Laboratory
Gerald Roth , Rice University
pp. 12
[Room A4] Computational Fluid Dynamics

MPP Solution of Rayleigh - Bénard - Marangoni Flows (Abstract)

Robert Mclay , The University of Texas at Austin
Spencer Swift , The University of Texas at Austin
Graham F. Carey , The University of Texas at Austin
Christopher Harle , The University of Texas at Austin
pp. 13

A multi-level parallelization concept for high-fidelity multi-block solvers (Abstract)

Chansup Byun , MCAT, Inc.
Ferhat F. Hatay , MCAT, Inc.
Guru P. Guruswamy , NASA Ames Research Center
Yehia M. Rizk , NASA Ames Research Center
Dennis C. Jespersen , NASA Ames Research Center
Ken Gee , MCAT, Inc.
pp. 14

On Parallel Implementations of Dynamic Overset Grid Methods (Abstract)

Robert L. Meakin , NASA Ames Research Center
Andrew M. Wissink , MCAT, Inc.; NASA Ames Research Center
pp. 15
[Room B1] High Performance Fortran

Portable Performance of Data Parallel Languages (Abstract)

Bradford Chamberlain , University of Washington
Lawrence Snyder , University of Washington
Ton A. Ngo , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
pp. 18
[Room A4] Visualization Algorithms

Divide and Conquer Spot Noise (Abstract)

Wim de Leeuw , Kruislaan, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
pp. 19

Wavelet-Based Image Registration on Parallel Computers (Abstract)

Prachya Chalermwa , The George Washington University; Jacqueline LeMoigne, NASA
A. El-Ghazaw , The George Washington University; Jacqueline LeMoigne, NASA
pp. 20
[Room B1] Techniques for Metacomputing

Multi-client LAN/WAN Performance Analysis of Ninf: a High-Performance Global Computing System (Abstract)

Hidemoto Nakada , Electrotechnical Laboratory
Mitsuhisa Sato , Real World Computing Partnarship
Satoshi Sekiguchi , Electrotechnical Laboratory
Umpei Nagashima , Ochanomizu University
Atsuko Takefusa , Ochanomizu University
Hiromitsu Takagi , Nagoya Institute of Technology
Hirotaka Ogawa , University of Tokyo
Satoshi Matsuoka , Tokyo Institute of Technology
pp. 22

Scalable Networked Information Processing Environment (SNIPE) (Abstract)

Al Geist , Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Jack J Dongarra , University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Keith Moore , University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Graham E Fagg , University of Tennessee, Knoxville
pp. 24
[Room A4] Climate

Optimization of a Parallel Ocean General Circulation Model (Abstract)

Ping Wang , California Institute of Technology
Yi Chao , California Institute of Technology
Daniel S. Katz , California Institute of Technology
pp. 25

Parallel Computing at the NASA Data Assimilation Office (DAO) (Abstract)

S. Schubert , NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
R. Rood , NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
W. Sawyer , NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
L.L. Takacs , NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
J.W. Larson , NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
A. da Silva , NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
M P. Lyster , NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
K. Ekers , NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
M. Sienkiewicz , NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
R. Lucchesi , NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
J. Guo , NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
J. Zero , NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
R. Todling , NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
R. Ferraro , Jet Propulsion Laboratory
D. Lamich , NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
C.H.Q. Ding , Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
J. Stobie , NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
M. Harber , NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
pp. 26

FOAM: Expanding the Horizons of Climate Modeling (Abstract)

Chad Schafer , MCS/221 Argonne National Laboratory
Michael Tobis , MCS/221 Argonne National Laboratory
Robert Jacob , University of Wisonsin - Madison
John Anderson , University of Wisonsin - Madison
Ian Foster , MCS/221 Argonne National Laboratory
pp. 27
[Room A3] Numerics

Parallel Threshold-based ILU Factorization (Abstract)

George Karypis , University of Minnesota
Vipin Kumar , University of Minnesota
pp. 28

PLAPACK Parallel Linear Algebra Package Design Overview (Abstract)

Greg Morrow , The University of Texas at Austin
H. Carter Edwards , The University of Texas at Austin
John Gunnels , The University of Texas at Austin
Robert van de Geijn , The University of Texas at Austin
Philip Alpatov , The University of Texas at Austin
James Overfelt , The University of Texas at Austin
Gregory Baker , The University of Texas at Austin
pp. 29
[Room B1] Big I/O and Checkpointing

Optimization and Evaluation of Hartree-Fock Application's I/O with PASSION (Abstract)

Mahmut T. Kandemir , Syracuse University
Alok N. Choudhary , Northwestern University
David E. Bernholdt , Syracuse University
Meenakshi A. Kandaswamy , Syracuse University
pp. 31

A Checkpointing Strategy for Scalable Recovery on Distributed Parallel Systems (Abstract)

Jose E. Moreira , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center
Vijay K. Naik , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center
Samuel P. Midkiff , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center
pp. 32

CLIP: A Checkpointing Tool for Message Passing Parallel Programs (Abstract)

Kai Li , Princeton University
Yuqun Chen , Princeton University
James S. Plank , University of Tennessee
pp. 33
[Room A4] Molecular Dynamics

Massively Parallel Simulations of Diffusion in Dense Polymeric Structures (Abstract)

Robert T. Wilcox , Sandia National Laboratories
Jean-Loup Faulon , Sandia National Laboratories
J. David Hobbs , Montana Tech of the University of Montana
David M. Ford , Texas A&M University
pp. 34

Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Large-Scale Carbon Nanotubes on a Shared-Memory Architecture (Abstract)

Deepak Srivastava , NASA Ames Research Center, M/S T27A-1
Stephen T. Barnard , NASA Ames Research Center, M/S T27A-1
pp. 35

Topology Preserving Dynamic Load Balancing for Parallel Molecular Simulations (Abstract)

David F. Hegarty , University College Dublin
Tahar M. Kechadi , University College Dublin
pp. 36
[Room B1] Real Iron

The Starfire SMP Interconnect (Abstract)

Ricki Williams , Sun Microsystems, Inc.
Dan Drogichen , Sun Microsystems, Inc.
Nicholas Aneshansley , Sun Microsystems, Inc.
Gary Gilbert , Sun Microsystems, Inc.
Mark Haakmeester , Sun Microsystems, Inc.
Alan Charlesworth , Sun Microsystems, Inc.
Andrew Phelps , Sun Microsystems, Inc.
pp. 37

Tera Hardware Software Cooperation (Abstract)

Susan Coatney , Tera Computer Company
Gail Alverson , Tera Computer Company
Rich Korry , Tera Computer Company
Simon Kahan , Tera Computer Company
Preston Briggs , Tera Computer Company
pp. 38

Performance of the CRAY T3E Multiprocessor (Abstract)

Charles Grassl , Cray Research, Inc.
Steve Scott , Cray Research, Inc.
Jeff Brooks , Cray Research, Inc.
Ed Anderson , Cray Research, Inc.
pp. 39
[Room A4] Climate and Fusion

Distributed High Performance Computation for Remote Sensing (Abstract)

Kenneth A. Hawick , University of Adelaide
Heath A. James , University of Adelaide
pp. 40

Numerical Tokamak Turbulence Calculations on the CRAY T3E (Abstract)

B. A. Carreras , Oak Ridge National Laboratory
V. E. Lynch , Oak Ridge National Laboratory
L. Garcia , Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
J-N. Leboeuf , Oak Ridge National Laboratory
J. D. Alvarez , Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
pp. 42
[Room B1] Memory Hierarchies

Performance Evaluation of the SGI Origin2000: A Memory-Centric Characterization of LANL ASCI Applications (Abstract)

Harvey J. Wassermann , Los Alamos National Laboratory
Federico Bassetti , Los Alamos National Laboratory
Yong Luo , Los Alamos National Laboratory
Olaf M. Lubeck , Los Alamos National Laboratory
pp. 43

A Study of Performance on SMP and Distributed Memory Architectures Using a Shared Memory Programming Model (Abstract)

Karen H. Warren , University of California, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Eugene D. Brooks III , University of California, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
pp. 44

Measuring Memory Hierarchy Performance of Cache-Coherent Multiprocessors Using Micro Benchmarks (Abstract)

John Keen , Silicon Graphics, Inc.
Daniel Lenoski , Silicon Graphics, Inc.
Cristina Hristea , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
pp. 45
[Room A4] Subsystem Performance

A Scalable Mark-Sweep Garbage Collector on Large-Scale Shared-Memory Machines (Abstract)

Toshio Endo , The University of Tokyo
Akinori Yonezawa , The University of Tokyo
Kenjiro Taura , The University of Tokyo
pp. 48
[Room A3] Working Parallelism

Page Replacement Using Marginal Loss Functions (Abstract)

Manuel Ujaldon , University of Malaga
Joel Saltz , University of Maryland
Shamik D. Sharma , University of Maryland
pp. 50

Loop Re-Ordering and Pre-Fetching at Run-time (Abstract)

Dirk Grunwald , University of Colorado
Suvas Vajracharya , University of Colorado
pp. 51
[Room B1] Tera-scale Computing

QCDSP: A Teraflop Scale Massively Parallel Supercomputer (Abstract)

John Parsons , Columbia University Nevis Labs
Robert D. Mawhinney , Columbia University
Sten Hansen , Fermilab National Acceleration Lab
Anthony D. Kennedy , Florida State University
Stephen Kasow , Columbia University
Jim Sexton , Trinity College
Pavlos Vranas , Columbia University
Chulwoo Jung , Columbia University
Dong Chen , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Norman H. Christ , Columbia University
Yu Bing Luo , Columbia University
ChengZhong Sui , Columbia University
Ping Chen , Columbia University
Robert G. Edwards , Florida State University
Greg Kilcup , Ohio State University
George Fleming , Columbia University
Adrian Kahler , Columbia University
Catalin Malureanu , Columbia University
Alan Gara , Columbia University Nevis Labs
pp. 52

A System Software Architecture for High End Computing (Abstract)

Lee Ann Fisk , Sandia National Laboratories
Ron Brightwell , Sandia National Laboratories
Arthur McCabe , University of New Mexico
Rolf Riesen , University of New Mexico
David S. Greenberg , Sandia National Laboratories
pp. 53
[Room A4] Data Structures

High-Speed Distributed Data Handling for On-Line Instrumentation Systems (Abstract)

Craig Tull , Ernest Orlando Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Douglas Olson , Ernest Orlando Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
William E. Johnston , Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Brian Tierney , Ernest Orlando Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Gary Hoo , Ernest Orlando Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Jason Lee , Ernest Orlando Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
William Greiman , Ernest Orlando Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
pp. 55

A Common Data Management Infrastructure for Adaptive Algorithms for PDE Solutions (Abstract)

James C. Browne , University of Texas at Austin
Carter Edwards , University of Texas at Austin
Kenneth Klimkowski , University of Texas at Austin
Manish Parashar , University of Texas at Austin
pp. 56

Adaptive Blocks: A High Performance Data Structure (Abstract)

Kenneth G. Powell , The University of Michigan
Clinton P. T. Groth , The University of Michigan
Tamas I. Gombosi , The University of Michigan
Darren L. De Zeeuw , The University of Michigan
Quentin F. Stout , University of Michigan
Hal G. Marshall , The University of Michigan
pp. 57
[Room C2] Gordon Bell Prize Winners

Transient Solid Dynamics Simulations on the Sandia/Intel Teraflop Computer (Abstract)

Bruce A. Hendrickson , Sandia National Laboratories
Steven J. Plimpton , Sandia National Laboratories
Courtenay T. Vaughan , Sandia National Laboratories
Edward J. Barragy , Intel Corporation / DP2-420
David R. Gardner , Sandia National Laboratories
Stephen A. Attaway , Sandia National Laboratories
Kevin H. Brown , Sandia National Laboratories
pp. 58

High Performance MP Unstructured Finite Element Simulation of Chemically Reacting Flows (Abstract)

Andrew G. Salinger , Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM
John N. Shadid , Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM
Scott A. Hutchinson , Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM
Karen D. Devine , Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM
Ray S. Tuminaro , Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM
Gary L. Hennigan , *New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM
pp. 59

Large Scale Simulation of Suspensions with PVM (Abstract)

David Tullock , Los Alamos National Laboratory
Nhan Phan-Thien , University of Sydney
Ka Yan Lee , University of Sydney
pp. 60

Pentium Pro Inside: I. A Treecode at 430 Gigaflops on ASCI Red, II. Price/Performance of $50/Mflop on Loki and Hyglac (Abstract)

Michael S. Warren , Los Alamos National Laboratory
M. Patrick Goda , Los Alamos National Laboratory
Donald J. Becker , Goddard Space Flight Center
John K. Salmon , California Institute of Technology
Grégoire S. Winckelmans , Universite Catholique de Louvain
Thomas Sterling , Center for Advanced Computing Research
pp. 61

Author Index (PDF)

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