1st Workshop on Personal Computer based
Networks Of Workstations

IPDPS 1998 Workshop

Program Committee:

A. Barak, CSI, Hebrew University, Jerusalem
G. Chiola, DISI, University of Genoa
T.-C. Chiueh, CS Dept., SUNY S.B.
G. Conte, CE, University of Parma
H.G. Dietz, ECE, Purdue University
W. Gentzsch, GENIAS Software GmbH
A. Greiner, LIP6, University of Paris 6
G. Iannello, DIS, University of Napoli
K. Li, CS Dept, Princeton University
L.V. Mancini, DSI, Uni. of Roma "La Sapienza"
T.G. Mattson, Intel Microcomp. Research Lab.
W. Rehm, Informatik, T.U. Chemnitz
P. Rossi, ENEA, Bologna
C. Szyperski, Queensland, University of Tech.
D. Tavangarian, Informatik, University of Rostock
B. Tourancheau, LHPC/ENS, University of Lyon


Program:

PUPA: A Low-Latency Communication System for Fast Ethernet
Manish Verma, Tzi-cker Chiueh,Computer Science Department, SUNY at Stony Brook, USA.

Optimal Communication Performance on Fast Ethernet with GAMMA
G. Ciaccio,DISI, University of Genoa, Italy.

BIP: a new protocol designed for high performance networking on Myrinet
Loic Prylli, Bernard Tourancheau,LIIPC & INRIA ReMaP, LIP, ENS-Lyon, France.

COMPaS: A Pentium Pro PC-based SMP Cluster and its Experience
Yoshio Tanaka, Motohiko Matsuda, Makoto Ando, Kazuto Kubota, Mitsuhisa Sato,Massively Parallel Perf. Lab., Real World Computing Partnership, Japan.

PULC: ParaStation User-Level Communication. Design and Overview
Joachim M. Blum, Thomas M. Warschko, Walter F. Tichy,Dept. of Informatics, University of Karlsruhe, Germany

Eliminating the Protocol Stack for Socket based Communication in Shared Memory Interconnects
Stein Jorgen Ryan, Haakon Bryhni,Dept. of Informatics, University of Oslo, Norway.

Porting a Molecular Dynamics Application on a Low-cost Cluster of Personal Computers running GAMMA
G. Ciaccio, V. Di Martino,CASPUR c/o Universita' "La Sapienza", Roma, Italy.

MPI on NT: A Preliminary Evaluation of the Available Environments
Mark Baker, Geoffrey Fox,CSM, University of Portsmouth, UK