Sessions in Physics

Reference PASC Community

Invited Plenary

    ▸ IP1 Simulating Cosmic Structure Formation, Volker Springel (University of Heidelberg, Germany) Abstract
    Chair: Ben Moore (University of Zurich, Switzerland)

    ▸ IP5 Towards Exascale Simulation of Turbulent Combustion, Jacqueline Chen (Sandia National Laboratories, USA) Abstract
    Chair: Gretar Tryggvason (University of Notre Dame, USA)

PND03 PASC Physics Network Discussion

Wednesday, June 3, 2015
14:30 - 17:00, HG E21

14:30 - 15:00 Talk by Matthias Liebendoerfer
15:00 - 16:00 Discussion Mini-Symposium
16:00 - 16:30 Discussion PASC Plasma
16:30 - onward Discussion PASC DIAPHANE
18:00 End Session

Contributed Talks Sessions

CTS06 Physics

Chair: Laurent Villard (EPFL, Switzerland)

Contributed Talks

Wednesday, June 3, 2015


10:30 - 10:50 Electromagnetic Turbulence Simulations of the Tokamak Scrape-Off Layer, Federico Halpern (EPFL, Switzerland) Abstract
10:50 - 11:10 Towards Petascale Particle-In-Cell (PIC) Simulations and Beyond, Farah Hariri (EPFL, Switzerland) Abstract
11:10 - 11:30 Upgrading Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics Calculations, Rubén Cabezón (University of Basel, Switzerland) Abstract


MS02 Big Data Analytics for Novel Materials Discovery (Abstract)

Organiser: Luca Ghiringhelli (Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, Germany)
Co-organiser: Matthias Scheffler (Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, Germany)
Field(s): Chemistry & Materials, Physics


Monday, June 1, 2015


13:00 - 13:30 On-The-Fly Machine Learning of QM Forces for Big Data-Augmented Molecular Dynamics, Alessandro De Vita (King's College London, United Kingdom) Abstract
13:30 - 14:00 Mapping the Structure of Complex Materials Using Sketch-Map, Michele Ceriotti (EPFL, Switzerland) Abstract
14:00 - 14:30 Soft Matter and Data Repositories, a Personal View, Kurt Kremer (Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Germany) Abstract
14:30 - 15:00 Quantum Energy Regression Using Scattering Transforms, Matthew Hirn (École normale supérieure, France) Abstract
15:30 - 16:00 Machine Learning Approaches to Simulate Nanoscale Heat Transport, Davide Donadio (Ikerbasque, Spain) Abstract
16:00 - 16:30 Challenges in Big Data: When Materials Go Beyond the Periodic Table, Martin Uhrin (EPFL, Switzerland) Abstract
16:30 - 17:00 From Sharing to Big-Data Analytics: The NoMaD Project, Claudia Draxl (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany) Abstract

MS14 Radiative Transfer in Astrophysics; Methods and Applications to Multi-Scale Simulations (Abstract)

Organiser: Lucio Mayer (University of Zurich, Switzerland)
Co-organiser: Romain Teyssier (University of Zurich, Switzerland)
Field(s): Physics


Tuesday, June 2, 2015


10:30 - 11:00 Multifrequency Radiation Hydrodynamics on Adaptive-mesh-refinement using the Flux-limited Diffusion Approximation, Benoit Commercon (CNRS, France) Abstract
11:00 - 11:30 Numerical Algorithms to Solve the Time-Depedent Radiative Transfer Equation Based on VET and Finite Volume Method, Yan-Fei Jiang (Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, USA) Abstract
11:30 - 12:00 Hybrid Radiation Transport Methods for Star and Planet Formation, Rolf Kuiper (University of Tübingen, Germany) Abstract
12:00 - 12:30 Chemistry-Coupled Radiative Transfer in Flash4: Towards Fully Self-consistent Massive Stellar Feedback on the ISM, Christian Baczynski (University Heidelberg, Germany) Abstract
13:30 - 14:00 A New Method for Fast Approximate Radiative Transfer, James Wadsley (McMaster University, Canada) Abstract
14:00 - 14:30 TRAPHIC: an Efficient Radiative Transfer Method for SPH Simulations with Many Sources, Alireza Rahmati (University of Zurich, Switzerland) Abstract
14:30 - 15:00 Galaxy Evolution with Radiation-Hydrodynamics in RAMSES-RT, Joakim Rosdahl (Leiden University, Netherlands) Abstract

MS17 Big Data Analytics in Science (Abstract)

Organiser: Costas Bekas (IBM Research, Switzerland)
Field(s): Chemistry & Materials, Climate & Weather, Computer Science & Mathematics, Emerging Domains, Life Science, Physics


Tuesday, June 2, 2015

HG F30

10:30 - 11:00 The ADES Model for Computational Science, Nicola Marzari (EPFL, Switzerland) Abstract
11:00 - 11:30 Data Management in Climate Science - Cost-Benefit Considerations at DKRZ, Thomas Ludwig (DKRZ, Germany) Abstract
11:30 - 12:00 Big & Smart, High Energy Data, Jean-Roch Vlimant (California Institut of Technology, USA) Abstract
12:00 - 12:30 The Human Brain Project, Sean Hill (EPFL, Switzerland) Abstract
13:30 - 14:00 Scientific Big Data Analytics at the John von Neumann-Institute for Computing (NIC), Thomas Lippert (Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany) Abstract
14:00 - 14:30 Big Data Based Materials Discovery, Peter W. J. Staar (IBM Research, Switzerland) Abstract
14:30 - 15:00 Communication Efficient Distributed Training of Machine Learning Models, Martin Jaggi (ETH Zurich, Switzerland) Abstract
15:00 - 15:30 Hierarchical Bayesian Models on HPC Platforms, Panagiotis Hadjidoukas (ETH Zurich, Switzerland) Abstract

Poster Session

Posters in Physics

Monday, June 1, 2015

17:30 - 20:00

PHY-01 3-D Radiation Magnetohydrodynamic Simulations of the Near Surface Layers of the Sun, Flavio Calvo (University of Geneva, Switzerland) Abstract
PHY-02 A Bucketsort Algorithm on GPUs for the Particle-In-Cell (PIC) Method, Andreas Jocksch (CSCS / ETH Zurich, Switzerland) Abstract
PHY-03 Ab Initio Atomic Heat Transport Via Green-Kubo Formalism, Aris Marcolongo (EPFL, Switzerland) Abstract
PHY-04 Adopting CERN SixTrack Fortran Legacy Modeling Code to Perform Ensemble Simulations on GPU, Dmitry Mikushin (Università della Svizzera italiana, Switzerland) Abstract
PHY-05 Chaos in Terrestrial Planet Formation, Volker Hoffmann (University of Zurich, Switzerland) Abstract
PHY-06 DIAPHANE: Building a Library for Radiation and Neutrino Transport in Hydrodynamic Simulations, Darren Reed (University of Zurich, Switzerland) Abstract
PHY-07 High-Temperature Series Expansions for Quantum Lattice Models, Andreas Hehn (ETH Zurich, Switzerland) Abstract
PHY-08 Polarizable Coarse-Grained Water and Protein Models for Dissipative Particle Dynamics, Emanuel Karl Peter (Università della Svizzera italiana, Switzerland) Abstract
PHY-09 Polarized Radiative Transfer in Discontinuous Media, Oskar Steiner (Istituto Ricerche Solari Locarno, Switzerland) Abstract
PHY-10 The Bulk Monopolization in Diagonal Magnetoelectrics, Florian Thöle (ETH Zurich, Switzerland) Abstract
PHY-11 Topological Quantum Computation and Fractional Quantum Hall: Phase Diagram of the 5/2 State, Kiryl Pakrouski (ETH Zurich, Switzerland) Abstract