Fortran for Scientific Computing

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Fortran for Scientific Computing

Overview

! Date changed to Dec 12-16, 2016 ! (last modified Jun 01, 2016)

This course is dedicated for scientists and students to learn (sequential) programming with Fortran of scientific applications. The course teaches newest Fortran standards. Hands-on sessions will allow users to immediately test and understand the language constructs. This workshop provides scientific training in Computational Science, and in addition, the scientific exchange of the participants among themselves. (This course has the same content as the course in spring.)

Program
Program

Fortran syntax overview
- Basics - Program units - Dynamic data - IO
Obsolete features of Fortran
Fortran intrinsics
Multiple source files
Optimisation of single processor performance
Features of Fortran 2003 and 2008
Coarray Fortran
Compilers for Fortran and their usage


A detailed program can be found here (PDF) (preliminary)

Prerequisites
Prerequisites

Familiarity with Linux and Linux editors is recommended. Basics/principles of programming (in any language). Basic mathematics (integration and differentiation).

Teacher
Teacher

Uwe Küster, Ralf Schneider from HLRS.

Language
Language

The course language is German. The slides are in English.

Handouts
Handouts

Each participant will get a paper copy of all slides.

Literature and Textbooks

Participants will receive a free copy of the slides.
Recommended book: Michael Metcalf, John Reid, Malcom Cohen,"Modern Fortran explained".

Registration

via online registration form

Extended Deadline with Late Registration
Deadline

for registration is Nov. 27, 2016 (extended deadline).
Late registrations after the deadline are still possible but maybe with reduced quality of the handouts.

Fee
Fee

Students without Diploma/Master: 40 EUR
Students with Diploma/Master (PhD students) at German universities: 90 EUR
Members of German universities and public research institutes: 90 EUR
Members of universities and public research institutes within EU or PRACE member countries: 180 EUR.
Members of other universities and public research institutes: 360 EUR
Others: 960 EUR
(includes coffee breaks)

Organization

Travel Information and Accommodation

see our How to find us page.

PRACE PATC and bwHPC-C5

HLRS is part of the Gauss Centre for Supercomputing (GCS), which is one of the six PRACE Advanced Training Centres (PATCs) that started in Feb. 2012.
HLRS is also member of the Baden-Württemberg initiative bwHPC-C5.
This course is provided within the framework of the bwHPC-C5 user Support. This course is not part of the PATC curriculum and is not sponsored by the PATC program.

Contact

Rolf Rabenseifner phone 0711 685 65530, rabenseifner@hlrs.de
Joerg Hertzer phone 0711 685 65932, hertzer@hlrs.de

Shortcut-URL & Course Number

http://www.hlrs.de/training/2016/FTN2