Program 2023

The focus of this four-day workshop is on the programming models MPI and OpenMP. Hands-on sessions (in C and Fortran) will allow users to immediately test and understand the basic constructs of the Message Passing Interface (MPI) and the shared memory directives of OpenMP.

Setting: This course will take place on the venue of the computing centre of the University of Mainz. Detailed travel directions will be distributed to accepted participants prior to the course. Please note: Whilst open to anyone, enrolments from the German states Hessia and Rhineland-Palatinate as well as from academic institutions will be favoured. The organizers reserve the right to prioritize and to revoke non-eligible enrolments.

Content Level: 70% for beginners, 30% advanced.

  • Hardware architectures and parallel programming models
  • Parallel programming with Message Passing Interface (MPI-3) and OpenMP
  • Tools for performance optimization and parallel debugging

Language: The course language is English.


Shell proficiency / C or Fortran programming skills

If you have a user account on Mogon at the University of Mainz, you can use this account for the exercises. If you do not have such an account, please indicate this upon your enrolment. A guest account will be provided.

Timeframe: 11th - 14th April 2023, each day from 8:30 to 18:00


Registration fee: 
Members of German universities and public research institutes: none.
Others: 780 EUR.

Registration see here:

If you have questions about this tutorial, please contact: