PMEO-PDS’ 2006

Advance Program

8:15-8.30

Registration

8:15-8:30

Welcome

8:30~9:30

 

Keynote Speech

Remove the Memory Wall: From performance modeling to architecture optimization

Xian-He Sun

Illinois Institute of Technology, USA

9:30-10:10

Session 1: Performance Evaluation

 

Session Chair: G. Min, University of Bradford, UK

 

Performance Evaluation of Supercomputers using HPCC and IMB Benchmarks

S. Saini*, R. Ciotti*, T. N. Gunney**, T. E. Spelce**, A. Koniges**, D. Dossa**, P. Adamidis***,

R. Rabenseifner ***, S. R. Tiyyagura***, M. Mueller****, Rod Fatoohi*****

*NASA Ames Research Center, USA

**Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, USA

***HLRS, University of Stuttgart, Germany

****ZIH, TU Dresden, Germany

****San Jose State University, USA

 

An Adaptive Dynamic GridBased Approach to Data Distribution Management

A. Boukerche*, Y-F. Gu*, R. B. Araujo**

*SITE, University of Ottawa, Canada

**Federal University of Sao Carlos, Brazil

10:10-10:30

Coffee Break

10:30-12:10

Session 2A: Allocation and Scheduling

 

Session Chair: H. Karatza, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

 

Performance Evaluation of Scheduling Applications with DAG Topologies on Multiclusters with Independent Local Schedulers

L. He, S. A. Jarvis, D. P. Spooner, G. R. Nudd

University of Warwick, UK

 

Scheduling Heuristics for Efficient Broadcast Operations on Grid Environments

L. A. Barchet-Steffenel*, G, Mouni**

*LORIA,University of Nancy-2,

**ID-IMAG Laboratory, France

 

On the Performance Analysis of Recursive Data Replication Scheme for File Sharing in Mobile Peer-to-Peer Devices Using the HyMIS Scheme

C.Mavromoustakis, H.Karatza

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

 

Modelling Job Allocation where Service Duration is Unknown

N. Thomas

University of Newcastle, UK

10:30-12:10

Session 2B: Performance Models I

 

Session Chair: A. Boukerche, Univ. of Ottawa, Canada

 

Analytical Performance Modelling of Partially Adaptive Routing in Hypercubes

A. Patooghy, H. Sarbazi-Azad

IPM School of Computer Science & Sharif University of Technology, Iran

 

A simulator for Parallel Applications with Dynamically Varying Compute Node Allocation

B. Schaeli, S. Gerlach, R. D. Hersch

EPFL, Switzerland

 

A Comparative Performance Analysis of n-Cubes and Star Graphs

A. Kiasari, H. Sarbazi-Azad

IPM School of Computer Science & Sharif University of Technology, Iran

 

A Scalable Fault-Tolerant Routing Algorithm in High Order Dimensional Networks

F. Safaei*, S. M. Rezazad*, A. Khonsari*, M. Fathy***

**IPM School of Computer Science, Iran

**University of Tehran**; Iran

***Univ. of Science and Technology**, Iran

12:10-13:30

Lunch Break

1:30-3:10

Session 3A: Performance models II

 

Session Chair: S. Saini, NASA Ames Research Center, USA

 

Performance Analysis of Stochasitc Process Algebra Models using stochastic simulation

J. Bradley*, S. Gilmore**, N. Thomas***

*Imperial College, UK

** University of Edinbrugh, UK

*** University of Newcastle, UK

 

LogfP - A Model for small Messages in InfiniBand

T. Hoefler, T. Mehlan, F. Mietke, W. Rehm

Chemnitz University of Technology, Germany

 

Approximated Tensor Sum Preconditioner for Stochastic Automata Network

A. Touzene

Sultan Qaboos University, Oman

 

Cost Evaluation from Specifications for BSP Programs

V. Niculescu

Babes-Bolyai University, Romania

1:30-3:10

Session 3B: High-Performance Systems

 

Session Chair: R. Fatoohi, San Jose State University, USA

 

Interconnect Performance Evaluation of SGI Altix 3700 BX2 Cray X1, Cray Opteron Cluster, and Dell PowerEdge

R. Fatoohi*, S. Saini**, R. Ciotti**

*San Jose State University, USA

**NASA Ames Research Center, USA

 

A Framework to Develop Symbolic Performance Models of Parallel Applications

S. Alam, J. S. Vetter

Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA

 

MOCDEX: Multiprocessor on Chip Multiobjective Design Space Exploration with Direct Execution

R. Ben Mouhoub, O. Hammami

ENSTA, France

 

Towards Building HA-Clusters for High Performance Computing

A. Boukerche*, R. Al-Shaikh*, M. Sechi Moretti Notare**

*SITE, University of Ottawa, Canada

**Barddal University , Brasil

3:10-3:30

Coffee Break

3:30-4:45

Session 4A: Mobile and Network Systems

 

Session Chair: X.-H. Sun, Illinois Institute of Technology, USA

 

A Design Environment for Mobile Applications

S. Gilmore, V. Haenel, J. Hillston, J. Tenzer

University of Edinburgh, UK

 

Efficient Broadcasting of Safety Messages in Multihop Vehicular Networks

C.-F. Chiasserini*, R. Gaetay**, M. Garetto*, M. Gribaudo**, M. Sereno**

*Politecnico di Torino, Italy

**Universit`a di Torino, Italy

 

Performance Analysis of the Reactor Pattern in Network Services

S. Gokhale*, A. Gokhale**, J. Gray***, P. Vandal*, U. Praphamontripong*

*University of Connecticut, USA

**Vanderbilt University, USA

****University of Alabama, USA

 

Performance Evaluation of Enhaned Distributed Coordination Function Protocols with Heterogenerous Traffic

Mamun Abu-Tair, G. Min

University of Bradford, UK

3:30-4:45

Session 4B: Modelling Techniques and Tracing

 

Session Chair: N. Thomas, Newcastle University, UK

 

TPCC-UVA: An Open Source TPC-C Implementation for Parallel & Distributed Systems

D. R. Llanos, B. Palop

University of Valladolid, Spain

 

An Entropy-Based Algorithm for Time-Driven Software Instrumentation in Parallel Systems

A. Ozmen

Dumlupinar University, Turkey

 

A Systematic Multi-step Methodology for Performance Analysis of Communication Traces of Distributed Applications based on Hierarchical Clustering

G. Aguilera* , P. J. Teller*, M. Taufer*, F. Wolf**

*University of Texas -El Paso, USA

**University of Tennessee, USA

 

Comparison of MPI Benchmark Programs on an SGI Altix ccNUMA Shared Memory Machine

N. Asilah Wati Abdul Hamid, P. Coddington, F. Vaughan

University of Adelaide, Australia

4:45~ 6:00

Session 5: Performance Analysis

 

Session Chair: G. Min, University of Bradford, UK

 

On the Probability Distribution of Busy Virtual Channels

N. Alzeidi*, A. Khonsari**, M. Ould-Khaoua*, L. M. Mackenzie*

*University of Glasgow, UK,

**IPM School of Computer Science, Iran

 

Performance Evaluation of Wormhole Routed Network Processor-Memory Interconnects

T. Kocak, J. Engel

University of Central Florida, USA

 

Using Stochastic Petri Nets for Performance Modelling of Application Servers

F. N. Souza, R. D. Arteiro, N. S. Rosa, P. R. M. Maciel

Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE), Brazil

6:00

Close

 

NOTE: Presentations are scheduled for 20 minutes, including 5 minutes of Q&A time.