Intensive Computation - Calcolo Intensivo
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The aim of the course is to provide students with methodologies for the solution of problems requiring intensive computation, in particular scientific problems.
Topics covered in this course include:
Lo scopo del corso č di introdurre gli studenti alle metodologie di risoluzione di problemi che richiedono calcolo intensivo, principalmente in ambito scientifico.
Il corso č composto di due parti:
Lecture February 23rd, 2016 Introduction to the course Introduction to Intensive Computation Course
Lecture February 25th, 2016 Cancelled
Lecture March 1st, 2016 Introduction to Matlab - Introduction to Matlab
Lecture March 4th, 2016 Introduction to GPUs - Introduction to GPUs
Lecture March 8th, 2016 Laboratory Introductory exercises
Lecture March 11th, 2016 Compact storage methods for sparse matrix: Coordinate, Compact Sparse Row CSR, Compact Sparse Column CSC and Modified Sparse Row MSR, Diagonal, Ellpack-Itpack, Skyline.
Lecture March 18th, 2016 Linear systems. Gaussian elimination for solving systems of linear equations. Linear Systems - Part 1
Lecture March 22nd, 2016 Linear systems. Cholesky factorization. Jacobi iterative method. Linear Systems - Part 2
Lecture April 1st, 2016 Cancelled
Lecture April 8th, 2016 Laboratory: Homework Discussion
April 12th, 2016 Mid-Term Exam
Lecture April 19th, 2016 State of Art Articles and Project Proposals
Lecture April 22nd, 2016 Eigenvalues and eigenvectors. The Power method. The Deflation methods. Applications: Gould Index - Eigenvector Centrality in a Graph; the Fiedler Eigenvector and the Graph Partitioning; the Steady State of a Markov Chain by using Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors. Eigenvalues, Eigenvectors and Applications
Lecture April 26th, 2016 Laboratory Homework 3 - Exercises on Eigenvalues and Eigenvector.
Lecture April 29th, 2016 Molecular Dynamics: Introduction, Hooke's Law Model, Lennard-Jones Model, Motion Equations. Molecular Dynamics - L. Fosdick.
Lecture May 3rd, 2016 Molecular Dynamics: Euler's method and Verlet's method for Hooke's Law Model and Lennard-Jones Model. Introduction to the Hard Sphere Model. Molecular Dynamics - L. Fosdick.
Lecture May 6th, 2016 Molecular Dynamics: Hard Sphere Model. Exact solution for Hooke's Law Model. Molecular Dynamics - L. Fosdick.
Lecture May 10th, 2016 Laboratory Homework 4 - Exercises on Molecular Dynamics
Lecture May 13th, 2016 Global optimization. Simulated Annealing. Global Optimization and Simulated Annealing
Lecture May 17th, 2016 Presentation of Cineca, the supercomputing centre for scientific research, and project proposals - Tiziana Castrignanō
Lecture May 20th, 2016 Lecture cancelled for IT Meeting - Homework 5- Exercise on Simulated Annealing
Lecture May 24th, 2016 Introduction to simulation Introduction to Simulation
Lecture May 27th, 2016 Discussion on Homeworks.
May 31st, 2016 Second Midterm Exam
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