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Joseph Manzano Franco

High Performance Computing
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
MSIN: J4-30
Richland, WA 99352

PNNL Publications


  • Panyala AR, DG Chavarria, JB Manzano Franco, A Tumeo, and M Halappanavar. 2017. "Exploring Performance and Energy Tradeoffs for Irregular Applications: A Case Study on the Tilera Many-core Architecture." Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing 104:234-251.  doi:10.1016/j.jpdc.2016.06.006


  • Landwehr JB, JD Suetterlein, A Marquez, JB Manzano Franco, and GR Gao. 2016. "Application Characterization at Scale: Lessons learned from developing a distributed Open Community Runtime system for High Performance Computing." In Proceedings of the ACM International Conference on Computing Frontiers (CF 2016), May 16-28, 2016, Como, Italy.  ACM, NEW YORK, NY.  doi:10.1145/2903150.2903166
  • Suetterlein JD, JB Landwehr, A Marquez, JB Manzano Franco, and GR Gao. 2016. "Asynchronous Runtimes in Action: An Introspective Framework for a Next Gen Runtime." In IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium Workshops, May 23-27, 2016 Chicago, Illinois, pp. 1744-1751.  IEEE, PISCATAWAY, NJ.  doi:10.1109/IPDPSW.2016.191
  • Tallent NR, JB Manzano Franco, NA Gawande, SH Kang, DJ Kerbyson, A Hoisie, and J Cross. 2016. "Algorithm and Architecture Independent Benchmarking with SEAK." In IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium, May 23-27, 2016, Chicago, Illinois, pp. 63-72.  IEEE, PISCATAWAY, NJ.  doi:10.1109/IPDPS.2016.25


  • Gawande NA, JB Manzano Franco, A Tumeo, NR Tallent, DJ Kerbyson, and A Hoisie. 2015. "Power and Performance Trade-offs for Space Time Adaptive Processing." In IEEE 20th International Conference on Application-specific Systems, Architectures and Processors (ASAP 2015), July 27-29, 2015, Toronto, Canada, pp. 41-48.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/ASAP.2015.7245703
  • Chavarrķa-Miranda D, M Halappanavar, S Krishnamoorthy, JB Manzano Franco, A Vishnu, and A Hoisie. 2015. "On the Impact of Execution Models: A Case Study in Computational Chemistry." In Joint International Workshop on High-level Parallel Programming Models and Supportive Environments (HIPS) and Large-Scale Parallel Processing (LSPP), held in conjunction with the 29th IEEE International Parallel & Distributed Processing Symposium Workshop (IPDPSW 2015), May 25-29, 2015, Hyderabad, India, pp. 255-264.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/IPDPSW.2015.111
  • Chavarrķa-Miranda D, AR Panyala, M Halappanavar, JB Manzano Franco, and A Tumeo. 2015. "Optimizing Irregular Applications for Energy and Performance on the Tilera Many-core Architecture." In Proceedings of the 12th ACM International Conference on Computing Frontiers (CF 2015), May 18-21, 2015, Ischia, Italy, p. Article No. 12.  ACM , New York, NY.  doi:10.1145/2742854.2742865
  • Shrestha S, GR Gao, JB Manzano Franco, A Marquez, and JT Feo. 2015. "Locality Aware Concurrent Start for Stencil Applications." In IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Code Generation and Optimization (CGO 2015), February 7-11, 2015, San Francisco, California, pp. 157-166.  IEEE , Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/CGO.2015.7054196
  • Shrestha S, JB Manzano Franco, A Marquez, JT Feo, and GR Gao. 2015. "Jagged Tiling for Intra-tile Parallelism and Fine-Grain Multithreading." In Languages and Compilers for Parallel Computing: 27th International Workshop (LCPC 2014), September 15-17, 2014, Hillsboro, Oregon. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 8967, ed. J Brodman and P Tu, pp. 161-175.  Springer , New York, NY.  doi:10.1007/978-3-319-17473-0_11
  • Shrestha S, JB Manzano Franco, A Marquez, S Zuckerman, S Song, and GR Gao. 2015. "Gregarious Data Re-structuring in a Many Core Architecture." In IEEE 17th International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications (HPCC), 2015 IEEE 7th International Symposium on Cyberspace Safety and Security (CSS), 2015 IEEE 12th International Conference on Embedded Software and Systems (ICESS), August 24-26, 2015, New York, pp. 712-720.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/HPCC-CSS-ICESS.2015.291


  • Marquez A, JB Manzano Franco, S Song, B Meister, S Shrestha, T St. John, and GR Gao. 2014. "ACDT: Architected Composite Data Types Trading-in Unfettered Data Access for Improved Execution." In The 20th IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS 2014), December 16-19, 2015, Hsinchu, Taiwan, pp. 289-297.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PADSW.2014.7097820
  • Chavarrķa-Miranda D, JB Manzano Franco, S Krishnamoorthy, A Vishnu, KJ Barker, and A Hoisie. 2014. "SCaLeM: A Framework for Characterizing and Analyzing Execution Models." In Beowulf 2014: Proceedings of the 20 Years of Beowulf Workshop on Honor of Thomas Sterling's 65th Birthday, October 13-14, 2014, Annapolis, Maryland, pp. 34-43.  ACM, New York, NY.  doi:10.1145/2737909.2737910


  • Villa O, A Tumeo, S Secchi, and JB Manzano Franco. 2012. "Fast and Accurate Simulation of the Cray XMT Multithreaded Supercomputer." IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems 23(12):2266-2279.  doi:10.1109/TPDS.2012.70
  • Shrestha S, CY Su, AM White, JB Manzano Franco, A Marquez, and JT Feo. 2012. "MODA A Framework for Memory Centric Performance Characterization." In Workshop on High-performance Infrastructure for Scalable Tools (WHIST), June 29, 2012, Venice, Italy.  Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY. 

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