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October 23th: Small Group Developer Sessions
October 24th: User Sessions
October 25th: Developer Sessions


Computer Science Research Institute
1450 Innovation Parkway, SE
Albuquerque, NM
Contact: Mike Heroux

Trilinos Background

The Trilinos Project is an effort to develop algorithms and enabling technologies within an object-oriented software framework for the solution of large-scale, complex multi-physics engineering and scientific problems. A unique design feature of Trilinos is its focus on packages. Full details of Trilinos and links to package websites can be found at the Trilinos home page.

Meeting Overview

TUG 2018 will be held in Albuquerque and hosted by Sandia National Labs. The goal of the annual meeting is to facilitate communication between Trilinos users, clients and developers.


Registration for TUG 2018 is limited. If you wish to attend and are not a Sandia employee or contractor, please contact the TUG organizers for more information.


Note: The below schedule is tentative and could change significantly, including dates and start and end times. Last updated 10/22/18.

Tuesday, October 23th (Developer Discussions)

Discretizations Product Developer Meeting (M. Perego)
2:003:00 Hardware-Aware CTest for MPI, Multi-Threading, and GPUs (R. Bartlett, S. Hammond)
3:003:30 Break
3:304:30 1424 Department Meeting - Background and Motivation (M. Heroux)

Wednesday, October 24th (User Day)

8:309:10 Trilinos Future Plans and Product Overview (M. Heroux)
9:109:30 Intrepid (M. Perego)
9:3010:00 Drekar (R. Pawlowski)
10:0010:30 BREAK
10:3010:50 Empire (E. Phillips)
10:5011:00 RefMaxwell (C. Glusa)
11:0011:20 BDDC (C. Dohrmann)
11:2011:40 Developing a Harmonic Balance Method for Charon (A. Huang)
11:401:10 Lunch
1:101:30 Tpetra and Data Services Plans (K. Devine)
1:302:00 Tpetra finite-element assembly (T. Fuller, C. Siefert)
2:002:20 Tpetra Deprecations (M. Hoemmen)
2:202:50 Tempus (C. Ober)
2:503:15 BREAK
3:154:30 User Feedback / User meeting wrap-up

Thursday October 25th (Trilinos Developers)

8:159:00 Trilinos State of the Product (M. Heroux)
9:009:30 Trilinos Framework Update (J. Willenbring)
9:3010:00 Trilinos Stability Impact on ATDM (R. Bartlett)
10:0010:30 Trilinos Software Develpment Research Status (R. Milewicz)
10:3010:45 Break
10:4512:00 Trilinos Strategic Planning
12:001:30 Lunch