The 8th Annual Meeting on High Performance Computing and Infrastructure in Norway (NOTUR 2009) was held at NTNU from 18th to the 20th of May. More than 130 participants attended the NOTUR 2009, which also featured 4 tutorials, and a poster session where students and staff from our department contributed with 8 of the 20 posters.
Some of the key invited speakers at NOTUR 2009 were; Dr. Kirk E. Jordan from IBM Research, Dr. Anthony D. Joseph from the University of California at Berkeley, Steve Deitz from Cray Inc in Seattle, Erik Hagersten from the Univeristy of Uppsala, and Sebastian von Alfthan from CSC, The Finnish IT Center for Science.
In addition, the meeting included invited speakers from the Meterological office and the Norwegian Universities working on HPC (High Performance Computing) related issues. Associate professor Anne C. Elster gave an invited talk on HPC on GPUs.
Photo: Henrik R. Nagel