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A symposium celebrating he
Tenth Anniversary of the Center for Computational Science
and
Inauguration of the IBM SP Supercomputer
Friday, November 17, 2000 from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Morning Session
Ten Years of Computational Science
School of Management Auditorium, Room 105
595 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston
8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast, Atrium, School of Management

9:00 a.m. Welcome
John Porter, Vice President for Information Systems and Technology
Claudio Rebbi, Director, Center for Computational Science

9:10 a.m. Excitation and Relaxation
David Coker, Department of Chemistry, Boston University

9:40 a.m. Applying High Performance Computing to Biology
Zhiping Weng, Biomedical Engineering Department, Boston University

10:10 a.m. Conjugate Heat Transfer Simulation in a Turbine Stage
Doug Sondak, Scientific Computing & Visualization, Boston University

10:40 a.m. Coffee Break

11:00 a.m. Meteorology in Space -- Computational Space Weather
John Lyon, Physics Department, Dartmouth College

11:30 a.m. Computational Models of Cardiac Defibrillation
Solomon Eisenberg, Biomedical Engineering Department, Boston University

12:00 noon Turbulence in a Perfect Fluid
Bruce Boghosian, Department of Applied Mathematics, Tufts University
and Center for Computational Science, Boston University

12:30 p.m. Lunch, Atrium, School of Management
 
Afternoon Session
Visions of the Future
Sargent College, Room 101
635 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston


2:00 p.m. Opening Remarks
Jon Westling, President, Boston University

2:15 p.m. New Internet: Digital Wireless, Parallel Photonics and Megacomputing (presentation via videoconference)
Larry Smarr, Department of Computer Science and Engineering,
University of California San Diego

2:45 p.m. Future HPC Architectures
John M. Levesque, Director, Advanced Computing Technology Center, IBM

3:15 p.m. Lattice Gauge Theory: Current Status and Future Prospects
Robert Sugar, Physics Department, University of California Santa Barbara

3:45 p.m. Coffee break

4:15 p.m. Commodity Computing for the Masses
Daniel A. Reed, Director, National Center for Supercomputing Applications

4:45 p.m. The Micro, the Macro and the In-Between: A Scientist Looks at Science Education
Nora Sabelli, National Science Foundation

5:15 p.m. Reminiscences
Roscoe Giles, Deputy Director, Center for Computational Science

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