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(Parallel) programming

Course Code :2000WETPPR
Study domain:Chemistry
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:60
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Annie Cuyt
Engelbert Tijskens

3. Course contents *

  • Forms of parallelism in modern hardware: SIMD, OpenMP, MPI
  • Hardware features with a critical impact on performance
  • Overview of Fortran
  • Overview of Python
  • Use of f2py to convert Fortran code into Python modules
  • Software project management in Eclipse
  • Building and running software on a VSC cluster