May 19–22: ParCFD’08, 20th International Conference on Parallel CFD, in Lyon, France — Felipe Cruz, speaker; L Barba, co-author and participant.
May 29: Invited seminar, Applied Mathematics Department, University of Sussex, UK — L Barba.
June 30–July 4: WCCM and ECCOMAS’08, 8th World Congress on Computational Mechanics, and 5th European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering, in Venice, Italy — Felipe Cruz, speaker; L Barba, co-author and participant.
Aug. 15: Seminar, Mechanical Engineering Department, Belytschko-Liu group, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois — L Barba.
Aug. 18: Invited seminar, Mechanical Engineering Department, Purdue University — L Barba.
Aug. 19: Invited seminar, Applied Mathematics Department, Illinois Institute of Technology — L Barba.
Sept. 15: L Barba joins the Mechanical Engineering faculty at BU.
Sept. 29–Oct. 3: 4th SCAT Workshop in Latin America, “Developing a vision for advanced computational scientific research in the Region”, organized by L Barba and Rodrigo Soto (University of Chile).
Past events in 2009
May 18–22: ParCFD’09, 21st International Conference on Parallel CFD, in Moffet Field, California. Invited Session “Parallel and Meshfree: New Frontiers of CFD”, organized by L Barba and David Emerson (Daresbury Labs, UK) — L Barba, Felipe Cruz, Rio Yokota, speakers.
June 22–25: AIAA 19th Computational Fluid Dynamics Conference, in San Antonio, Texas. “Panel-free boundary conditions for viscous vortex methods” — Christopher Cooper, presenter, with L Barba, co-author.
July 16–19: USNCCM, 10th National Congress on Computational Mechanics, in Columbus, Ohio. Minisymposium “Computational Mechanics on Multi-core and Graphics Processors”, organized by L Barba and Eric Darve (Stanford) — Felipe Cruz, Simon Layton and Rio Yokota, speakers.
July 20–24: Final SCAT meeting & satellite school, “High performance computing trends for 2010 and beyond”, organized by L Barba and Luis Salinas (Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María, Chile).
Oct. 14–15: Symposium CFD on future architectures: many cores, GPU, FPGAat the Center of Computer Applications in Aerospace Science and Engineering, DLR Braunschweig, Germany — Felipe Cruz, invited speaker.
Mar. 14: Third workshop on general-purpose computation on GPUs, Pittsburgh, PA — L Barba, member of the Program Committee.
April 2nd: Invited seminar at Brown University: "The need for speed: fast algorithms, fast hardware (is not always equal to fast code)", L Barba.
April 9: Undergraduate intern Olivier Mesnard, from Paris Supméca (Institut Supérieur de Mecanique), arrives for a 5-month research visit.
May 17–21: ParCFD’10, 22nd International Conference on Parallel Computational Fluid Dynamics, Kaohsiung, Taiwan — F Cruz, R Yokota, presenters; L Barba member of the International Advisory Committee.
June 29–July 1st: International workshop on Frontier of GPU Computing, held in conjunction with CIT 2010, Bradford, UK — L Barba, member of the Program Committee.
July 12–16: SIAM Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA. Invited presentation at the mini-symposium MS11 “Radial Basis Function methods for discontinuous problems”, organized by Jae-Hun Jung (State University of New York at Buffalo): “RBF interpolation using Gaussians with domain decomposition on GPUs” — R Yokota, L Barba.
July 19–23: WCCM10, World Congress on Computational Mechanics, Sydney, Australia. Minisymposium “Computational mechanics on GPUs and modern many-core processors”, organized by: Takayuki Aoki (Tokyo Institute of Technology), L Barba, and Eric Darve (Stanford University) // Announcement PDF
July 27–29: GPU Solutions to multi-scale problems in science and engineering, Harbin, Manchuria, China — L Barba, member of the Program Committee.
Aug. 1–5: 24th Symposium of the Protein Society, San Diego, CA; poster presentation “Rigorous approximation of continuum electrostatics: the impact of fast algorithms and GPU computing” — J Bardhan, R Yokota, M Knepley, L Barba.
Aug. 22–26: American Chemical Society, ACS, Fall Meeting & Exposition, Boston Convention Center. Session: Chemical Computations on GPGPUs; oral presentation, “(Really) Fast macromolecular electrostatics: Fast algorithms, open-source software, and GPU computing” (J Bardhan, R Yokota, M Knepley, L Barba), presented by Jay Bardhan (Rush University Medical Center).