Shaping Tomorrow

ISC 2020 Research Papers

PLEASE NOTE: The Call for Research Papers is closed!

The ISC research paper sessions provide world-class opportunities for engineers and scientists in academia, industry and government to present and discuss issues, trends and results that will shape the future of high performance computing (HPC), Networking, Storage and AI/Machine Learning.

Chair - Saday Sadayappan

  Research Papers Chair      Saday Sadayappan, University of Utah and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
  Research Papers Deputy Chair       Brad Chamberlain, CRAY
  Proceedings Chair      Guido Juckeland, Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf
  Proceedings Deputy Chair       Hatem Ltaief, KAUST

 

ISC 2020 Call for Research Papers

PLEASE NOTE: The Call for Research Papers is closed!

Submitted research paper proposals will be reviewed by the ISC 2020 Research Papers Committee, which is headed by Prof. Saday Sadayappan, University of Utah and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA, with Brad Chamberlain, CRAY, USA, as Deputy Chair.

The ISC organizers as well as the German Gauss Center for Supercomputing will again sponsor the call for research papers with two awards for outstanding research papers: the Hans Meuer Award and the GCS Award. Each accepted paper will be considered for the awards.

 

Important Dates

  Full Submission Deadline  closed
  Author Rebuttals January 22 - January 25, 2020
  Notification of Acceptance February 5, 2020
  Camera-Ready Submission April 17, 2020
 Upload Recorded Video Presentation May 25 - June 8, 2020
 Research Paper Sessions June 23, 2020

 

Areas of Interest

The Research Papers Committee encourages the submission of high-quality papers reporting original work in theoretical, experimental, and industrial research and development. The ISC submission process will be divided into eight tracks this year.

Architectures, Networks & Infrastructure   Data, Storage & Visualization
  • Future design concepts of HPC systems
  • Multi-core & many-core systems
  • Heterogeneous systems
  • Other paradigms (including data flow computing, FPGAs, etc.)
  • Network technology
  • Domain-specific architectures
  • Memory technologies
  • Trends in the HPC chip market
  • Exascale computing
 
  • From big data to smart data
  • Memory systems for HPC & big data
  • File systems & tape libraries
  • Data-intensive applications
  • Databases
  • Visual analytics
  • In-situ analytics
HPC Applications   HPC Algorithms
  • Highly scalable applications
  • Convergence of simulations & big data
  • Scalability on future architectures
  • Workflow management
  • Coupled simulations
  • Industrial simulations
  • Implementations on GPUs & other accelerators
 
  • Innovative algorithms, discrete or continuous
  • Algorithmic-based fault tolerance
  • Communication-reducing & synchronization-reducing algorithms
  • Time-space trade-offs in algorithms
  • Energy-efficient algorithms
Programming Models & Systems Software   Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning
  • Parallel programming paradigms
  • Tools and libraries for performance & productivity
  • Job management
  • Monitoring & administration tools
  • Productivity improvement
  • Power & energy management & scheduling
  • Resilience
 
  • Neural networks & HPC
  • Machine learning & HPC
  • AI & machine learning-oriented hardware​
  • Devising benchmarks for machine learning
  • Use cases
Performance Modeling & Measurement   Emerging Technologies
  • Performance models
  • Performance prediction & engineering
  • Performance measurement
  • Power consumption
  • Energy measurement & modelling
 
  • Quantum computing architecture
  • Software for quantum computing
  • Quantum algorithms
  • Quantum annealing

 

Note: Submissions on other innovative aspects of high performance computing are also welcome. You will be asked to pick a primary and a secondary track from the eight above for your submission.

 

PUBLICATIONS

The publication of the papers is managed by Proceedings Chair Guido Juckeland, Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf with Hatem Ltaief , KAUST, as Proceedings Deputy Chair.

LNCS Logo

All accepted research papers will be published in the Springer‘s Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS] series.  

Paper submissions are required to be within 18 pages in LNCS style. For the camera-ready version, authors are automatically granted one extra page to incorporate reviewer comments.

Volumes published as part of the LNCS series are made available to the following indexing services: Conference Proceedings Citation Index (CPCI), part of Clarivate Analytics’ Web of Science, EI Engineering Index (Compendex and Inspec databases), ACM Digital Library, DBLP, Google Scholar, IO-Port, MathSciNet, Scopus, Zentralblatt MATH.]

  • Saday Sadayappan, University of Utah and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, United States of America (Chair)
  • Bradford L. Chamberlain, Cray, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, United States of America (Deputy Chair)

Architectures, Networks & Infrastructure

  • Dhabaleswar Panda, Ohio State University, United States of America (Chair)
  • Jonathan Beard, ARM Inc., United States of America
  • Ron Brightwell, Sandia National Laboratories, United States of America
  • Nectarios Koziris, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
  • Arthur Maccabe, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, United States of America
  • Satoshi Matsuoka, Riken Center for Computational Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
  • John Shalf, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, United States of America
  • Tor Skeie, Simula Research Laboratory, Norway
  • Guangming Tan, Institute of Computing Technology (ICT), China, China
  • Carsten Trinitis, Technical University of Munich, Germany

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

  • Bingsheng He, National University of Singapore, Singapore (Chair)
  • Woongki Baek, UNIST, South Korea
  • Thomas Brettin, Argonne National Laboratory, United States of America
  • Xiaowen Chu, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
  • Judy Fox, Indiana University, United States of America
  • Mohammad Ghasemzadeh, Apple, United States of America
  • David Gregg, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
  • Xiaosong Ma, Qatar Computing Research Institute, Qatar
  • Dimitrios Nikolopoulos, Queen's University Belfast, United Kingdom
  • Martin Schultz, Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany
  • Ana Lucia Varbanescu, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Yu Wang, Tsinghua University, China
  • Zeyi Wen, The University of Western Australia, Australia

Data, Storage & Visualization

  • Suren Byna, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, United States of America (Chair)
  • Suren Byna, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, United States of America
  • Philip Carns, Argonne National Laboratory, United States of America
  • Yong Chen, Texas Tech University, United States of America
  • Tanzima Islam, Texas State University, United States of America
  • Preeti Malakar, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India
  • Suzanne McIntosh, New York University, United States of America
  • Kathryn Mohror, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, United States of America
  • Talita Perciano, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, United States of America
  • Venkatram Vishwanath, Argonne National Laboratory, United States of America

Emerging Technologies

  • Sriram Krishnamoorthy, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, United States of America (Chair)
  • Guang Hao Low, Microsoft, United States of America
  • Mathias Soeken, EPFL Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Robert Wille, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria

HPC Algorithms

  • Anne Benoit, ENS Lyon, France (Chair)
  • Umit Catalyurek, Georgia Institute of Technology, United States of America
  • Aurélien Cavelan, University of Basel, Switzerland
  • Anshu Dubey, Argonne National Laboratory, University of Chicago, United States of America
  • Sascha Hunold, TU Wien, Austria
  • Ananth Kalyanaraman, Washington State University, United States of America
  • Kamer Kaya, Sabancı University, Turkey, Turkey
  • Hatem Ltaief, KAUST, Saudi Arabia
  • Veronika Sonigo, University of Franche-Comté, FEMTO-ST institute, France
  • Didem Unat, Koç University, Turkey
  • Ana Lucia Varbanescu, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

HPC Applications

  • Dirk Pleiter, Forschungszentrum Juelich, Germany (Chair)
  • Edouard Audit, CEA, France
  • Xing Cai, Simula Research Laboratory, Norway
  • Carlo Cavazzoni, CINECA, Italy
  • Anne C. Elster, University of Texas; Norwegian University of Science and Technology, (NTNU), Norway
  • Erwin Laure, KTH, Sweden
  • Erik Lindahl, SciLifeLab, Sweden
  • Hatem Ltaief, KAUST, Saudi Arabia
  • A. Cristiano I. Malossi, IBM Research - Zurich, Switzerland
  • Gabriel Noaje, NVIDIA, Singapore
  • Dirk Pleiter, Forschungszentrum Juelich, Germany
  • Filippo Spiga, Arm, United Kingdom
  • Tjerk Straatsma, ORNL, United States of America

Performance Modeling & Measurement

  • Felix Wolf, Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany (Chair)
  • Sudheer Chunduri, Argonne Leadership Computing Facility, United States of America
  • I-Hsin Chung, IBM Research, United States of America
  • Florina Ciorba, University of Basel, Switzerland
  • Georg Hager, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen Regional Computing Center, Germany
  • Daniel Holmes, EPCC, The University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Guillaume Mercier, Bordeaux INP, France
  • Bernd Mohr, Juelich Supercomputing Centre, Germany
  • Miwako Tsuji, RIKEN, Japan
  • Michele Weiland, EPCC - The University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Jidong Zhai, Tsinghua University, China

Programming Models & Systems Software

  • Huimin Cui, Institute of Computing Technology CAS, China (Chair)
  • Abhinav Bhatele, University of Maryland, United States of America
  • Ron Brightwell, Sandia National Laboratories, United States of America
  • Angeles Gonzalez Navarro, Universidad de Malaga, Spain
  • Clemens Grelck, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Jaejin Lee, Seoul National University, South Korea
  • Naoya Maruyama, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, United States of America
  • Satoshi Matsuoka, Riken Center for Computational Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
  • Simon McIntosh-Smith, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
  • Swaroop.S. Pophale, ORNL, United States of America
  • Sven-Bodo Scholz, Radboud University, Netherlands
  • Martin Schulz, Technical University of Munich, Chair of Computer Architecture and Parallel Systems, Germany
  • Xuanhua Shi, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
  • Daisuke Takahashi, University of Tsukuba, Japan
  • Christian Terboven, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
  • Chenxi Wang, UCLA, United States of America
  • Qing Yi, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, United States of America
  • Jidong Zhai, Tsinghua University, China