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Apr, 2018

Barbara Chapman Appointed to OpenMP Board of Directors

Apr 05, 2018|Categories: press-release, updates|

The OpenMP ARB announces the appointment of Barbara Chapman to its Board of Directors. Barbara Chapman is a professor of Applied Mathematics and Statistics, and of Computer Science, at Stony Brook University. She is also director of Computer Science and Mathematics at Brookhaven National Lab, where she leads an effort to evolve OpenMP and its implementation for large-scale scientific applications. Barbara aims to improve outreach and training activities to facilitate the adoption of OpenMP.

Nov, 2017

Release of OpenMP Technical Report 6 (TR6) Addresses Top User Requests

Nov 13, 2017|Categories: press-release, updates|

OpenMP ARB Technical Report 6 (TR6) extends TR4 adding a number of key features and is a preview of OpenMP 5.0, expected in November 2018. more

Oct, 2017

OpenMPCon 2017 Presentations Now Available for Download

Oct 08, 2017|Categories: press-release, updates|

The presentations from the 3rd OpenMP developers conference are now available for download from the OpenMPCon website. The conference is the annual forum for the discussion of all aspects of parallel programming with OpenMP. more

May, 2017

OpenMP ARB Appoints New Members to its Board of Directors

May 24, 2017|Categories: press-release, updates|

The OpenMP ARB has appointed Duncan Poole of NVIDIA and Kathryn O’Brien of IBM to its Board of Directors. They bring a wealth of experience to the OpenMP ARB. read more

Apr, 2017

Brookhaven National Laboratory Joins the OpenMP Effort

Apr 19, 2017|Categories: press-release, updates|

Advancing the frontiers of high-performance and data-intensive computing is central to Brookhaven’s mission and membership in the OpenMP ARB recognizes the importance of OpenMP within their science portfolio read more

Mar, 2017

Celebrating 20 Years of OpenMP

Mar 04, 2017|Categories: press-release, updates, Website|

The OpenMP Architecture Review Board (ARB) celebrates this year the 20th anniversary of its incorporation and of the release of the first OpenMP API specification for parallel processing. The first two events that will form part of the official celebrations are hereby announced.