Challenges of Large Applications in Distributed Environments (CLADE)

In conjunction with the 14th International Symposium on High Performance Distributed Computing (HPDC-14)

Research Triangle Park, NC, July 24, 2005
Advance Program (PDF)

8:30-8:45 am

Opening Remarks – R. Bair, General Chair, Room: Oak

Welcome – A. Sussman, Program Chair, Room: Oak

8:45-9:45 am

Keynote Address – Room: Oak

Enabling Science and Engineering Applications on the Grid

E. Seidel, Louisiana State University
(Abstract) Chair: R. Bair

9:45-10:35 am

SESSION I – Chair:  R. Bair, Room: Oak

Applications I


GISolve: A Grid-based Problem Solving Environment for Computationally Intensive Geographic

Information Analysis

Shaowen Wang1,2, Marc P. Armstrong2,3, Jun Ni1,4 and Yan Liu1,4

1Academic Technologies – Research Services of Information Technology Services,
2Department of Geography,  3Program in Applied Mathematical and Computational Science,
4Department of Computer Science
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA


Collaborative e-Science Architecture for Reaction Kinetics Research


Tran Vu Pham1, Lydia M.S. Lau1, Peter M. Dew1 and Michael J. Pilling2
School of Computing, 2School of Chemistry
University of Leeds, Leeds, UK

10:35-11:00 am


11:00am-12:15 pm

SESSION II – Chair: A. Sussman, Room: Oak

Data Management I


Coordination of Data Movement with Computation Scheduling on a Cluster

John Bent, Doron Rotem, Alexandru Romosan and Arie Shoshani
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA


A Composable Data Management Architecture for Scientific Applications

Yu Ma and Randall Bramley
Department of Computer Science, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA


A User-Transparent Recoverable File System for Distributed Computing Environment

Hyeong S. Kim and Heon Y. Yeom

Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

12:15-1:30 pm





1:30-2:20 pm

SESSION III – Chair:  M. Parashar, Room: Oak

Applications II: Bioinformatics


Challenges in Large Scale Distributed Computing: Bioinformatics

Terry Disz, Mike Kubal, Robert Olson, Ross Overbeek and Rick Stevens

Argonne National Laboratory, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA


Simultaneous Scheduling of Replication and Computation for Bioinformatic Applications on the Grid

Frédéric Desprez and Antoine Vernois

UMR CNRS, ENS Lyon, INRIA, Univ. Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Lyon, France

2:20-3:35 pm

SESSION IV – Chair: M. Parashar, Room: Oak

Infrastructures and Services


Reverb: Middleware for Distributed Application Forensics

Patrick Widener

College of Computing, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA


Automatic Selection of Loop Scheduling Algorithms Using Reinforcement Learning
Sumithra Dhandayuthapani1,2, Ioana Banicescu1,2, Ricolindo L. Carino2, Eric Hansen1,
Jaderick P. Pabico1,2 and Mahbubur Rashid1,2

1Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, 2Center for Computational Sciences–ERC
Mississippi State University
, Mississippi State, MS, USA


Simplifying FusionGrid Security
J. R. Burruss1, T. W. Fredian2 and M. R. Thompson3
1General Atomics, P.O. Box 85608, San Diego, California, USA

2Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA

3Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA




4:00-5:15 pm

SESSION V – Chair: A. Sussman, Room: Oak

Data Management II


Structure, Sharing and Preservation of Scientific Experiment Data

Sangmi Lee Pallickara, Beth Plale, Scott Jensen and Yiming Sun

Department of Computer Science, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA


FSML: Fusion Simulation Markup Language for Interoperability of Data and Analysis Tools
Svetlana G. Shasharina and Chuang Li

Tech-X Corporation, Boulder, CO, USA


Searching Against Distributed Data Using a Web Service Architecture

Tom Jackson, Mark Jessop, Andy Pasley and Jim Austin
Department of Computer Science, University of York, Heslington, York, UK



Feedback and CLADE 2006 Plans

Discussion Leaders – R. Bair and A. Sussman