- Instructions for using the Dell cluster are available.
- The matrix-matrix multiply assignment has been posted. This assignment is due on Tuesday, Sep 16 at 5 pm.
- Reading assignments (given Sept. 16):
- "Performance
Engineering", by Thomas Ericsson

- "Twelve Ways to Fool The Masses", by David Bailey
- Chapter 1 of Wilkinson and Allen text
- "Supercomputer
Overview" from Top 500 Web site (recommended to skim)

- The final project preliminary proposals are due Oct 7; final proposals are due Oct 21.

- MPI programming assignment has been
posted. This assignment is due on Tuesday, Oct. 14. The tar file includes the original, "inefficient"
code, the Makefile, and a Matlab plotting program.

- OpenMP programming assignment has been
posted. This assignment is due on Tuesday, Nov. 11. The tar file includes the original, serial
code and a Makefile.

Postponed: now due Nov. 18.

Update: Here is a sample PBS script for Gauss/Gibbs.