Instructor’s guide

The course is planned to consists of three half days:

Day 1

Setup, motivation and OpenMP basics

Day 2

Introduction to OpenMP tasks

Day 3

StarPU and GPU offloading


The course website is built on top of sphinx-lesson:

How to run locally:

  1. Build the materials:

    $ make dirhtml
    The HTML pages are in _build/dirhtml.
  2. Start a local web server:

    $ cd _build/dirhtml
    $ python -m SimpleHTTPServer 8080
  3. Open in your browser: http://localhost:8080/

You may have to run make clean and restart the server. This is necessary, for example, if the side menu does not update.


For presentations, it is beneficial to enter either the plain mode or the presentation mode:

Plain mode

Add ?plain to the URL.

Presentation mode

Add ?minipres to the URL.

If you are using Google Chrome, you can open the browser in the app mode:

$ google-chrome --app=