Supercomputer Education: Problems and Prospects


Internet-Oriented Educational Course «Introduction to Parallel Computing»: A Simple Way to Start
Victor Gergel and Valentina Kustikova

Using web services for running and testing parallel programs within the framework of the training course
Oleg Sukhoroslov

Methods of Sector Modeling in the Practical Work on Parallel Programming for Graduate Students
Irina Zakharova and Alexander Zakharov

About selection of demonstrative tasks for an introductory course of parallel computation
Evgeny Eremin

The Technologies of Automation of Design and Implementation Educational Trajectories to Teach and Train Professionals in the Area of High-Performance Computing and Computer Simulation
Alexey Dukhanov

Educational Programming Language for Parallel World
Lidia Gorodnyaya

The Goal

The seminar is oriented on the discussion of the problems of training of the experts which able to use the supercomputer technologies for solving the important problems of science, technology, industry, and business efficiently. In this purpose, a broad discussion is planned within the framework of the seminar in order to outline the problems in the organization of the personnel training, to exchange the successful experience, and to determine the promising directions of development of the supercomputer education in Russia.

Areas of Interest

  • Development of Body of Knowledge and Skills in the supercomputer education;
  • International experience of the supercomputer education;
  • Recommendations on expanding the educational standards in the field of supercomputer technologies (SCT);
  • The curricula for training the personnel in SCT;
  • The training courses for supporting the recommendations of  Body of Knowledge and Skills in SCT;
  • Organization of the SCT educational programs for Master students;
  • Organization of the laboratory training in SCT education;
  • Recommendations of Body of Knowledge and Skills in SCT and training of the engineers;
  • Examples of successful organization of supercomputer education

and other related topics.

Within the framework of the seminar, the training programs for the presentation of educational programs, training courses, and laboratory training in the field of supercomputer education may be organized.

The Rules of Paper Submission 

The same as the general submission rules for the conference. Arrangement of the trainings should be coordinated with the organizing committee of the seminar.

Important Dates

See Important Dates of the main conference.

 Program Committee

  • Gergel V.P., UNN (co-chair)
  • Voevodin Vl.V., MSU (co-chair)
  • Sokolinskiy L.B., SUSU (co-chair)
  • Boldyrev Yu.Ya., StPPU
  • Bukhanovskiy A.V., ITMO
  • Gazizov R.K., UGATU
  • Meyerov I.B., UNN
  • Modorskiy V.YA., PSTU
  • Popova N.N., MSU
  • Yufryakova O.A., NArFU
  • Barkalov K.A., UNN


Konstantin Barkalov,