Cluster and Grid Computing

This material is about the 2012 class. It is not up to date.

The class of 2013 can be found in blackboard.


  • Students willing to participate need to register via the VUnet portal (only)!

Cluster and Grid Computing consists of a seminar and of programming assignments.

The course in a nutshell:

code: 400362
credit points: 6 ECTS credits
prerequisites: Parallel Programming (400161)
language: English
class: mondays, 11:00-12:45, M6.39, first meeting: Feb 06, 2012
wednesdays, 11:00-12:45, C6.23
fridays, 09:00-10:45, M6.07
weeks: 6 – 12
Depending on the number of participating students, we may not need all sessions for meetings/talks/lectures.
Grading: Grades will be assigned as the average of the performance in the seminar part, and for the programming assignments. For the seminar, presentation and paper will be averaged.
(There will be no written or oral exams.)