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PSTI 2011

½ day Workshop@ICPP
September 13-16, 2011
Taipei, Taiwan
Key Dates
Submission Deadline:

April 11, 2011

April 25, 2011

Notification of Acceptance:

June 6, 2011

June 10, 2011

Final Papers Due:

June 27, 2011

Call for Papers
CfP in PDF format
CfP in TXT format
Held in conjunction with
ICPP 2011
Previous Workshops:
PSTI 2010, San Diego CA

Second International Workshop on Parallel Software Tools and Tool Infrastructures (PSTI 2011)

Held in conjunction with ICPP 2011, the 40th International Conference on Parallel Processing, Taipei, Taiwan, September 13-16, 2011.

New: Thanks to all attendees and presenters at PSTI-2011 for making the workshop a success! We hope to see you again at next year's conference in Pittsburgh!

The advent of multicore and manycore systems requires that programmers understand how to design, write and debug parallel programs effectively. The increased complexity of multi-threaded parallel programming on multicore platforms requires more insight into program behavior, and necessitates the use of tools that can support programmers in migrating existing software to multicore platforms, and in writing new multi-threaded parallel software. Programmers need increasingly sophisticated methods for instrumentation, measurement, analysis and modeling of applications. To help software developers embrace the multicore revolution, we need both sophisticated tools to support parallel software development, and an extensible tool infrastructure that promotes integration of existing and new tools, and simplifies information exchange and access.

The workshop invites paper submissions on the following topics:
  • Static and dynamic analysis tools
  • Instrumentation, measurement, analysis, and modeling of applications
  • Analysis and visualization tools for assisting programmers with parallel software design
  • Active testing tools
  • Applications profiling and performance analysis
  • Data visualization and analysis infrastructures for interaction of tools

Paper Submission

Submission is now open!

Please use the PSTI 2011 conference management toolkit website to submit your paper. Submission should be formatted according to the IEEE standard double-column format with a font size of 10pt or lager and are limited to 10 pages in length. Submissions should represent original, substantive research results. At least one author of every accepted paper is required to attend the conference in order for the paper to be included in the final proceedings. Workshop proceedings will be published in electronic format and will be available at the conference.

Tool Demonstration Session

In addition to a regular paper session we plan to hold a tool demonstration session during the workshop in which tool developers can demonstrate features and functionality of their software tools. A submission for the tool demo session should include a short description of the tool (max. 5 pages) to be sent to by April 11th, 2011.

Workshop Chairs

Karen L. Karavanic, Portland State University

Karl Fuerlinger, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet Muenchen

Josef Weidendorfer, TU Muenchen

Steering Committee

Tasneem Brutch, Samsung R&D

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