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Workshop on Grid-Enabling Applications,
Mardi Gras Conference 2008.

Barry Wilkinson
Professor of Computer Science
Department of Computer Science
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28223
Room: Woodward 435G Tele: Office: 704-687-8381 (email much better)
Home page (this page):


Funded positions are available for undergraduate or possibly graduate students to work on the Suzaku parallel programming famework. Must have taken ITCS 4/5145 Parallel Computing. Please meet me during office hours if you are interested. Senior Undergraduate Projects and MS Individual Study and Thesis Projects

"National Workshop on Teaching an Undergraduate Parallel Programming Course with Pattern Programming," Monday July 13th, 2015, Southeastern Universities Research Association, Washington DC.

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2013: NIVIDIA donates a 2496-core K20 GPU.

NSF logo2012-2015 National Science Foundation project
"Collaborative Research: Teaching Multicore and Many-Core Programming at a Higher Level of Abstraction"

Please contact B. Wilkinson if you would like to be involved in this work for academic credit (undergraduate or graduate).
Grid Computing Techniques and Applications
Grid computing book
State-wide Grid computing

Adoption list

All textbooks

Fall 2015 Teaching from August 25th, 2015 to December 8th, 2015.
ITCS 4145/5145 Parallel Computing On-line Internet
ITCS 3181 Logic and Computer Systems
(co-taught with Dr. T. Mostafavi)
Tuesday/Thursday 11:00 am - 12:15 pm Woodward 106
ITCS 3181L Logic and Computer Systems Lab
(co-taught with Dr. T. Mostafavi)
Tues/Thurs 8:00 am - 10:45 am Woodward 140
Office Hours

Tues 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Walk-in at other times ok if not busy, or send me an email for a mutually convenient time.

Woodward 435G

Research Interests: Pattern programming, parallel and distributed computing. Funding: National Science Foundation as PI, grants #9554975 (1996-1999), #9950309 (1999-2001), #0119508 (2001-2002), #0410667/0533334 (2004-2007), #0737269 (2008-2011), #1141006 (2012-2015). As co-PI: Two large 2004-2006 University of North Carolina Office of President grants (one of many co-PIs), senior consultant for NSF grant 0737355. (Appalachian State University). Support from NVIDIA Corporation, 2010, 2011, and 2012. Research group home pages:
Parallel Grid Application Framework (J. Villalobos)
Pattern Programming Group home page (needs a password)

Seeds parallel pattern framework open source project

NSF grant #1141005/6 Publications/workshops/course development

Recent courses
Some Activities
Textbook home pages

Professional/academic background
Some recent papers (Grid Computing)