Program

08:00-08:55 Breakfast

08:55-09:00 Workshop Welcome (Evan Chang)

09:00-10:00 Invited Talk (chair: Amer Diwan)

What Your Mother Never Taught You About Multicore Programming
by Richard L. Sites, Google, Inc.

10:00-11:00 Low-Power and Embedded Systems (chair: Dan Connors)

Power Efficiency Evaluation of Commodity Processors on Earth Science Workloads
by Benjamin Mayer, National Center for Atmospheric Research [abstract]

Design Issues in Hybrid Embedded Systems
by Irvin R. Jones Jr., US Air Force Academy [abstract, slides]

A Low-Power Dynamically Reconfigurable Nanophotonic-electric Network-on-Chip Architecture
by Shirish Bahirat, Colorado State University [abstract, slides]

11:00-11:20 Break

11:20-12:00 Static Analysis (chair: Sanjay Rajopadhye)

Mixing Type Checking and Symbolic Evaluation
by Bor-Yuh Evan Chang, University of Colorado at Boulder [abstract, slides: flash, pdf]

Generating and Analyzing Symbolic Traces of Simulink/Stateflow(tm) Models of Control Systems
by Sriram Sankaranarayanan, University of Colorado at Boulder [abstract]

12:00-01:00 Lunch

01:00-02:00 Madness (chair: Evan Chang)

We encourage all participants to bring their wild and crazy ideas to present in the madness session. Each speaker will have approximately 5 minutes.

02:00-02:20 Break

02:20-03:20 High-Performance Computing (chair: Jeremy Siek)

Modeling Ion Channel Kinetics with High-Performance Computation
by Allison Gehrke, University of Colorado at Denver [abstract, slides]

GPU Parallelization of RNA Folding
by Guillaume Rizk, INRIA/Irisa [abstract, slides]

Introducing the Sparse Polyhedral Framework (SPF)
by Michelle Mills Strout, Colorado State University [abstract, slides]

03:20-03:30 Break

03:30-04:10 Programming Languages Medley (chair: Sriram Sankaranarayanan)

A Calculus for Reflective Metaprogramming
by Weiyu Miao, University of Colorado at Boulder [abstract, slides]

The Semantic Gap in Java Programs
by Devin Coughlin, University of Colorado at Boulder [abstract, slides]

04:10-04:30 Break

04:30-05:30 System Simulation and Analysis (chair: Manish Vachharajani)

Large Program Trace Analysis and Compression with ZDDs
by Graham Price, University of Colorado at Boulder [abstract, slides]

Topological Entropy as a Metric for Computer System Performance
by Zach Alexander, University of Colorado at Boulder [abstract, slides]

Scalable Simulation of Complex Network Routing Policies
by Andy Stone, Colorado State University [abstract, slides: pdf, pptx]