HCW '09

18th International Heterogeneity in Computing Workshop


May 25, 2009

in conjunction with IPDPS 2009 (

Rome, Italy


HCW invites the submission of original, unpublished, papers on all aspects of heterogeneity in computing. All submissions will be peer reviewed to exacting standards and a select number will be chosen for presentation in Rome. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, issues resulting from heterogeneity in the following areas:




Paper submission: December 12, 2008
Author Notification: January 20, 2009
Camera-ready: February 15, 2009

Updated HCW ’09 information can be had from the workshops link of the IPDPS ’09 web site:

- Parallel and distributed computing

- Programming paradigms and tools

- Resource discovery and management

- Task and communication scheduling

- Task coordination and workflow

- Performance evaluation and management

- Heterogeneous cluster computing

- Heterogeneous computer architectures

- Grid computing

- Peer-to-peer computing

- Ubiquitous computing

- Fault tolerance

- Application case studies

- Control and use of heterogeneous multi-cores



John P. Morrison – University College, Cork . Ireland



David A. Bader -- Georgia Institute of Technology, U.S.A.



H.J. Siegel, Chair, Colorado State University; John Antonio, University of Oklahoma; Francine Berman, University of California a San Diego; Jack Dongarra, University of Tennessee; Jerry Potter, Colorado State University; Viktor K. Prasanna, University of Southern California; Yves Robert, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France; Arnold Rosenberg, Colorado State University; Vaidy Sunderam, Emory University.