Second International Workshop on Scheduling and Resource Management for Parallel and Distributed Systems


To be held in conjunction with

ICPADS'06 - The Twelfth International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems

Minneapolis, MN, USA, July 12 - 15, 2006

Advance Program

July 15, 2006 (Saturday)

07:30 - 08:30am: Breakfast

08:30 - 09:00am: Real-time Scheduling in Heterogeneous Dual-core Architectures
		 Kwangsik Kim, Dohun Kim and Chanik Park 
09:00 - 09:30am: Resource Management for Aperiodic Event Scheduling in Real-Time
		 Serge Midonnet
09:30 - 10:00am: On-demand High Performance Computing  Image Guided Neuro
		 Surgery Feasibility Study
		 Adam Birnbaum , Amitava Majumdar, Tharaka Devadithya, Dong Ju
		 Choi, Rich Wolski and Kim Baldridge

10:00 - 10:30am: Coffee Break

10:30 - 11:00am: On-line Evolutionary Resource Matching for Job Scheduling in
		 Heterogeneous Grid Environments
		 Vijay K. Naik, Pawel Garbacki, Krishna Kummamuru and Yong Zhao
11:00 - 11:30pm: Ensuring Fairness Among Participating Clusters During
		 Multi-site Parallel Job Scheduling 
		 William M. Jones and Walter B. Ligon, III 
11:30 - 12:00pm: Flexible, Low-overhead Event Logging to Support Resource
		 Jan Stoess and Volkmar Uhlig 
12:00 - 01:30pm: Lunch Break (Lunch is on your own)

01:30 - 02:00pm: Scheduling Tradeoffs for Heterogeneous Computing on an Advanced
		 Space Processing Platform
		 Ian Troxel and Alan D. George
02:00 - 02:30pm: A Workflow Editor and Scheduler for Composing Applications on
		 Computational Grids
		 Arati Kadav and Sanjeev K Aggarwal 
02:30 - 03:00pm: A DRMAA-based Target System Interface Framework for UNICORE
		 Morris Riedel, Roger Menday, Achim Streit and Piotr Bala 

Call for Papers


The goal of this workshop is to bring together researchers and practitioners working in the areas of resource scheduling and resource management to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and latest research results on all aspects of scheduling and resource management in parallel and distributed systems.


Topics of interest for the workshop include but are not limited to:


The proceedings will be published by the IEEE.


Authors are invited to submit manuscripts reporting original unpublished research and recent developments in the topics related to the workshop. Submitted papers should be formatted in a two-column IEEE Computer Society format (URL) and should not exceed 6 pages including figures and references. Papers should be submitted electronically in PDF format (or postscript) by sending it as an e-mail attachment to All papers will be peer reviewed and the comments will be provided to the authors.


Submissions Due:       Mar 1st, 2006 (Extended to Mar 8th, 2006) 
Review Decisions:      Apr 1st, 2006 (Extended to Apr 8th, 2006) 
Final Manuscript Due:  Apr 15th, 2006 (Extended to Apr 28th, 2006) 


Rajkumar Kettimuthu (The University of Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory, USA)



Workshop registration is handled by the ICPADS'06 conference. There is a single registration for the conference and all of its workshops. Please visit ICPADS'06 web page for registration and hotel information.


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Last updated JAN 11, 2006