ARC 2015 – Advancing Research through Computing

Downtown Pittsburgh (image courtesy of Mehdi B. Nik)

Downtown Pittsburgh (image courtesy of Mehdi B. Nik)

Thursday, October 29, 2015

University Club

University of Pittsburgh

Registration is now open!  Click here to register and get poster submission guidelines.

The Center for Simulation and Modeling is pleased to host the second annual symposium on Research Computing.  The symposium will consist of invited lectures that cover data intensive computing in astrophysics and computational biophysics aimed at a general audience including scientists and engineers.

Click here for the detailed speaking schedule and program.


The Center would like to thank of all of our sponsors!

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Keynote Speaker: Helmut Grubmüller, Director of The Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry

Helmut Grubmüller

Helmut Grubmüller


Alexander Szalay

Alexander Szalay

 

Plenary Speaker: Alexander Szalay, Director of The Institute for Data Intensive Engineering and Science and Bloomberg Distinguished Professor at Johns Hopkins University

 

 

William Swope

William Swope

 

Plenary Speaker: William Swope, Research Staff Member in Science and Technology at the IBM Almaden Research Center

 

 


Additional Invited Talks:


Symposium at a Glance – Thursday, October 29:

Time

Description

Location

8:20 AM – 12:00 PM Morning keynote, plenary, and invited talks University Club, Ballroom A
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Lunch Pitt’s campus
1:30 PM – 4:00 PM Afternoon plenary and invited talks University Club, Ballroom A
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM Poster Session University Club, Conference Room A
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM Symposium dinner University Club, Ballroom A

Click here for the detailed speaking schedule and program.


The symposium is open and free of charge to any academic participant.  Interested parties from private industry/corporations may register for the symposium at no charge, and are welcome to attend the banquet for a fee.  Please contact Wendy Janocha if interested.

Last year’s symposium, http://www.sam.pitt.edu/hpc2014.