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

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Section
Crisp talk

Technical level
Beginner

Objective

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

Description

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.