Resilience and Scalability Modeling for Exascale Computing using Nonlinear Optimization techniques

Milton Halem and Tyler Simon
Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
NSF Center for Hybrid Multicore Productivity Research


This research focuses on measuring parallel application behavior of various high performance computing hardware and providing performance feedback using optimization techniques. The approach uses a simulation framework and run time software interface to gather metrics that can be used for predicting application performance at scale.