HLRS-Course: Fortran for Scientific Computing, March 5-9, 2012

The High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart (HLRS) opened the registration for the following course:

Fortran for Scientific Computing
March 5-9, 2012, in Stuttgart

For more details visit the web page of the course »

Registration deadline is Feb. 5, 2012.


This course is dedicated for scientists and students to learn (sequential) programming with Fortran for scientific applications. The course teaches newest Fortran standards. Hands-on sessions will allow users to immediately test and understand the language constructs.


  • Fortran syntax overview: Basics – Program units – Dynamic data – IO
  • Obsolete features of Fortran
  • Fortran intrinsics
  • Multiple source files
  • Optimisation of single processor performance
  • Features of Fortran 2003 and 2008
  • Coarray Fortran
  • Fortran Development Live Environment (FonDLE)


Via online registration form »


  • Students of German universities: none
  • Members of German universities and public research institutes: none
  • Members of other universities and public research institutes: 120 EUR
  • Others: 400 EUR (will be collected on the first day of the course, cash only)


  • Familiarity with Linux and Linux editors is recommended
  • Basics/principles of programming (in any language)
  • Basic mathematics (integration and differentiation)