by Amit Murthy (@amitm) on Monday, 28 September 2015

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Status: Confirmed & Scheduled
Crisp talk

Technical level


Introduce the concurrency and parallelism mechanisms in Julia base language and other packages


This talk will give an introduction to the various

  1. concurrent programming primitives: Tasks, async-wait, Channels.
  2. parallel programming primitives: adding physical processes, remote call, spawn, @parallel macro and pmap
  3. Parallelism provided in library land such as MPI.jl

Speaker bio

I’m Amit Murthy, I am a core Julia developer. I am one of the developers working on Julia’s concurrency and parallelism features.