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= Autonomous Robots BoF =
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We're considering having a Parallelism and Concurrency BoF, for experts and novices alike.  It'll most likely be quite informal, with a chance for professionals, enthusiasts and newbies to network and discuss current technologies and application.  
''A.K.A. "Sphero BoF"''
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A bunch of people are bringing their Sphero rolling robots and/or other autonomous/semi-autonomous robots with them the LCA. No doubt there will be robots rolling around throughout the conference, but this is the scheduled BoF session.
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== When ==
  
'''Day:''' Tuesday<br />
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Thursday evening, before the speaker's dinner. Depending on numbers the BoF may retire for a dinner and/or drink at another venue afterwards.
'''Time:''' Lunch break (12:20 - 13:20)<br />
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'''Room:''' TBA
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If you intend on coming along, please add your name below along with any robot(s) you plan on bringing. Please note that you don't need a robot to come along to the BoF, but please remember that the robots present may be fragile and/or expensive so please ask the owner before handling them.
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== Where ==
  
== Attending ==
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Currently unallocated.
  
{| class="wikitable" style="text-align:center"
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== What ==
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|+Attending
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!Delegate
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!Robot(s)
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! [[User:jessica@itgrrl.com|itgrrrl]]
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| Sphero BB-8
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! [[User:mikef-lca@cyber.com.au|mijofa]]
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| Sphero BB-8
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|}
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Parallelism and Concurrency!
  
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Potential topics are:
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:Automatic parallelisation / Parallelisation in Declarative Languages
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::[http://www.mercurylang.org/documentation/papers.html#pbone_phd_thesis Paul's Thesis]
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::[http://www.mercurylang.org Mercury Programming Language]
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::[http://www.plasmalang.org Plasma Programming Language] (WIP)
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:[http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/processors/xeon/xeon-phi-detail.html Xeon Phi]
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:OpenMP
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:GPGPU
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:Software defined radio (SDR)
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:Concurrency
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:Async IO
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:Map/Reduce
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:Cloud vs HPC
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:Async IO
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:Thread safety, critical sections, mutexes etc.
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:Python parallelism and concurrency
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:[http://latproc.github.io/clockwork/# Clockwork] - State based Language with full Concurrency
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:RCU - What is it?
  
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Feel free to add more!
  
(if someone has strong wiki-fu, feel free to clean up the awful layout above)
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== Who is organizing this ==
  
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Paul Bone
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paul at bone dot id dot au
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Boney on freenode.org (#linux.conf.au)
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* [[User:Sbragg@deakin.edu.au|Scott Bragg]]
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  faulteh_ on freenode.org (#linux.conf.au)
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== Persons Interested in Attending ==
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Mike.Lake@uts.edu.au
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Revision as of 14:22, 31 January 2016

We're considering having a Parallelism and Concurrency BoF, for experts and novices alike. It'll most likely be quite informal, with a chance for professionals, enthusiasts and newbies to network and discuss current technologies and application.

When

Thursday evening, before the speaker's dinner. Depending on numbers the BoF may retire for a dinner and/or drink at another venue afterwards.

Where

Currently unallocated.

What

Parallelism and Concurrency!

Potential topics are:

Automatic parallelisation / Parallelisation in Declarative Languages
Paul's Thesis
Mercury Programming Language
Plasma Programming Language (WIP)
Xeon Phi
OpenMP
GPGPU
Software defined radio (SDR)
Concurrency
Async IO
Map/Reduce
Cloud vs HPC
Async IO
Thread safety, critical sections, mutexes etc.
Python parallelism and concurrency
Clockwork - State based Language with full Concurrency
RCU - What is it?

Feel free to add more!

Who is organizing this

Paul Bone
paul at bone dot id dot au
Boney on freenode.org (#linux.conf.au)
 faulteh_ on freenode.org (#linux.conf.au)

Persons Interested in Attending

Mike.Lake@uts.edu.au


Birds of a Feather sessions (BoFs)
Autonomous Robots Emacs Ingress Interval Training Kerbal Keysigning Libre Social Media Parallelism Perl Queer Running Taswegian Bibleopoly