SCALA 2012 - Scientific Computing Around Louisiana
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
January 20-21, 2012

Location: Dalton Woods Auditorium; Energy, Coast and Environment Building


Registration is now closed.

CLICK HERE to view Schedule.


The LSU Center for Computation & Technology (CCT) and Tulane University's Center for Computational Science will co-sponsor a meeting to:
(1) highlight cutting-edge topics in scientific computing,
(2) showcase the research at Louisiana institutions and,
(3) promote collaborations across the state of Louisiana.

This meeting is open to any faculty, post-doctoral researcher or student from any college in and around Louisiana. The meeting will start Friday at 1:00 p.m. and run through approximately 5 p.m. Saturday.


  • John Burkhardt, Florida State University
  • Chi-Wang Shu, Brown University
  • Carol Woodward, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

SUBMISSION & REGISTRATION:  We are no longer taking submissions.   Registration extended through January 13, 2012.

Click here to upload talk/poster abstracts (pdf files only; sample LaTeX template here).

To view a list of registered participants, CLICK HERE .

Posters: A poster session will occur on Friday afternoon.  Participants will be provided with an easel and poster board (size 30" x 40") for display purposes.

LODGING: special rates have been reserved for SCALA 2012 attendees at the Cook Hotel located on campus.
    Cook Hotel
    3848 W. Lakeshore Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA   70808
    Reservations can be made during registration, or by emailing susie@cct.lsu.edu.
    Cut Off Date:  December 23, 2011

PARKING: Parking is available directly across from the Energy, Coast and Environment Building on Nicholson Extension Drive (Commuter Parking).  Note: The inner part of campus has restricted access on weekdays. Parking is available at the Visitor Center, Parker Coliseum or commuter lots off Nicholson Extension. A parking permit is required to park in these lots. Please check the box on the registration form to request a free parking permit. Permits will be available at the SCALA registration desk for those who selected this option. Click for map of campus.


Susanne C. Brenner, Louisiana State University
Mac Hyman, Tulane University




For questions or additional information, contact:   sbrenner at cct (period) lsu (period) edu