HiPerCH 7

HiPerCH 7

High Performance Computing in Hessen (HiPerCH)

There were two moduls, which could be booked separately. There was an attandance fee related to the single modules. Please find more information at the agenda.

Target group

This workshop was targeted at students and scientists from Hessen, Mainz, and Kaiserslautern with an interest in programming modern HPC hardware. 

Introductory course

There was a introductory course in advance (March 09, 2017) for new users of the Frankfurt cluster.

Module 1:

Monday - Wednesday, November 13-15, 2017: Parallelization with MPI and OpenMP
: Dr. Rolf Rabenseifner, HLRS - Höchstleistungsrechenzentrum Stuttgart


  • Hardware architecture and parallelel programming
  • Parallele Programming with message passing Interface (MPI-3) and OpenMP<
  • Tools for performance-analysis and parallel debugging
  • Introduction to a portable, extensible toolkit for scientific computation (PETSc)

Module 2:

Thursday, November 16, 2017: Introduction to the TotalView Debugger
: HKHLR staff