Brian Nickerson

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The Open Community Runtime (OCR) is a new runtime system designed to meet the needs of extreme-scale computing. While there is growing support for the idea that future execution models will be based on dynamic tasks, there is little agreement on what else should be included. OCR minimally adds events for synchronization and relocatable data-blocks for data(More)
Designing high-performance LU factorization for modern hybrid multi/many-core systems requires highly-tuned BLAS subroutines, hiding communication latency and balancing the load across devices of variable processing capabilities. In this paper we show how single-precision LU factorization is accelerated on Intel® MIC(Many Integrated Core) architecture in(More)
This Article evaluates the influence of federal courts’ school finance cases on the New York school finance groups’ decision to litigate in the New York courts. It then analyzes the importance of other states’ legal precedents in school finance cases as a factor influencing interest groups in New York to challenge the state’s public education funding(More)
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