R&D on accelerators in Simulations - Bring your ideas

  • ​​​​​​Lightning (~5 minutes) talks with ideas on possible ways of using GPUs in HEP simulation
  • Each one followed by a discussion

    • 4:00 PM 4:05 PM
      Introduction 5m
      Speaker: Gloria Corti (CERN)
    • 4:05 PM 4:10 PM
      Prototyping simulation workflows on GPUs - an exploration phase 5m
      Speaker: Andrei Gheata (CERN)
    • 4:10 PM 4:25 PM
      Discussion 15m
    • 4:25 PM 4:30 PM
      Pre-learning geometry on GPUs 5m
      Speakers: Doug Benjamin (Argonne National Laboratory (US)), Evangelos Kourlitis (Argonne National Laboratory (US)), Walter Hopkins (Argonne National Laboratory (US))
    • 4:30 PM 4:45 PM
      Discussion 15m
    • 4:45 PM 4:50 PM
      EM physics with CUDA/portable APIs in the Excalibur-HEP project 5m
      Speaker: Benjamin Morgan (University of Warwick (GB))
    • 4:50 PM 5:05 PM
      Discussion 15m
    • 5:05 PM 5:10 PM
      e/γ calorimeter simulation using native GPU navigation libraries & shaders: a feasibility study 5m
      Speaker: John Apostolakis (CERN)
    • 5:10 PM 5:25 PM
      Discussion 15m