Trilinos User-Developer Group Meeting 2016


October 24th: User Tutorial
October 25th: User Sessions
October 26th: Developer Sessions


Computer Science Research Institute
1450 Innovation Parkway, SE
Albuquerque, NM
Contact: Mike Heroux

Trilinos Background

The Trilinos Project is an effort to develop algorithms and enabling technologies within an object-oriented software framework for the solution of large-scale, complex multi-physics engineering and scientific problems. A unique design feature of Trilinos is its focus on packages. Full details of Trilinos and links to package websites can be found at the Trilinos home page.

Meeting Overview

TUG 2016 will be held in Albuquerque and hosted by Sandia National Labs. The goal of the annual meeting is to facilitate communication between Trilinos users, clients and developers.


Registration for TUG 2016 is limited. If you wish to attend and are not a Sandia employee or contractor, please contact the TUG organizers for more information before registering. Registration for eligible attendees is now available.


Monday, October 24th (User Tutorial)

Trilinos Tutorial (M. Hoemmen, A. Klinvex)
3:005:00 Trilinos Hands-on Tutorial (individual-driven with experts available)

Tuesday, October 25th (User Day)

Trilinos Progress, Challenges, and Future Plans (M. Heroux)
9:159:40 Kokkos tasking (S. Rajamanickam/K. Kim)
9:4010:00 ShyLU and Tacho (K. Kim)
10:3011:00 Experiences with 2nd generation Trilinos linear solvers in TeaLeaf (Richard Smedley-Stevenson)
11:0011:45 Docker for Trilinos (T. Wiesner)
11:451:15 Lunch
1:151:30 Reading YAML into a Teuchos::ParameterList (C. Siefert)
1:301:50 Zoltan2:  Partitioning, Mapping, Ordering (K. Devine)
1:502:10 Tempus -- New Trilinos time-integration package (C. Ober)
2:102:40 Current status of thread parallelism and CUDA support in Tpetra and downstream linear solvers (M. Hoemmen)
2:402:55 Intrepid2 (K. Kim)
2:553:30 Break
3:304:30 User feedback session / User meeting wrap-up

Wednesday October 26th (Trilinos Developers Only)

8:309:15 Trilinos SQE Overview/Discussion (M. Heroux)
9:1510:15 Trilinos Status and Plans for NGP
10:1510:45 Break
10:4511:15 SST Project Workflow & Tools (A. Levine)
11:1511:45 Workflow follow-up discussion / Strategic Planning topic selection
11:451:30 Working On-site Lunch / Trilinos Strategic Planning (Trilinos project level)
1:301:50 Do This Not That: Import/Export and FillComplete Edition (C. Siefert)
1:502:20 KokkosKernels Introduction (M. Deveci)
2:202:50 TriData: Applying Trilinos to Data Analysis Applications (A. Klinvex)
2:504:30 TBA/possible end of meeting or smaller group discussions