[hpc-announce] PMAM 2019 Call For Papers

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Call for Papers

The 2019 International Workshop on Programming Models and Applications for
Multicores and Manycores will be co-located with the PPoPP 2019 conference
in February 16-20, 2019, Washington, DC, USA.

Rapid advancements in multicore and chip-level multi-threading
technologies open new challenges and make multicore systems a part of the
computing landscape. From high-end servers to mobile phones, multicores
and manycores are steadily entering every single aspect of the information

However, most programmers are trained in sequential programming, yet most
existing parallel programming models are prone to errors such as data race
and deadlock. Therefore, to fully utilize multicore and manycore hardware,
parallel programming models that allow easy transition of sequential
programs to parallel programs with good performance and enable development
of error-free codes are urgently needed.

This workshop is dedicated primarily to gather researchers and
practitioners addressing the main challenges and share experiences in the
emerging multicore and manycore software engineering and distributed
programming paradigm. This workshop aims to provide a discussion forum for
people interested in programming environments, models, tools and
applications specifically designed for parallel
multicore and manycore hardware environments. Selected best papers of PMAM
will be considered for publication in a special issue of high ranked

The program committee cordially invites any novel research ideas in (but
not limited to) the following topics:

        • programming models and systems for multicore, manycore,
and clusters of multicore/manycore
        • parallel and distributed machine learning and AI algorithms
        • multicore and manycore software engineering
        • parallel and distributed algorithms on GPU and multicore
        • parallel libraries and frameworks
        • performance analysis, efficiency and effectiveness
        • massively parallel processing on multicore/manycore
systems and clusters
        • automated parallelization and compilation techniques
        • debugging and performance autotuning tools and techniques
for multicore/manycore applications
        • parallel algorithms, applications and benchmarks on
multicore/manycore systems
        • runtime power/energy management on multicore/manycore
systems and clusters
        • fault tolerance and resilience


All accepted papers will be published in the PMAM 2019 proceedings by the
ACM Digital Library, and will be included in the Elsevier databases Scopus
and Compendex (EI indexed).

Selected best papers of PMAM will be considered for publication in a
special issue of a highly ranked journal.

Important Dates

        • Paper submission deadline: November 15, 2017
        • Notification of acceptance: January 15, 2019
        • Camera-ready papers due: February 1, 2019

Papers reporting original and unpublished research results and experience
are solicited. All paper submissions will be handled electronically via


Papers must not exceed 10 pages in standard ACM two-column conference
format (preprint mode, with page number and the 9pt template).

Authors must register and submit their paper through the online submission
system. If you have problems accessing the system, e-mail your submission

pmam2019 at cs dot otago dot ac dot nz

For more details, please refer to:


For enquiries, please contact:

pmam2019 at cs.otago.ac.nz

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