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This table of applications was automatically created Wed Oct 4 13:07:14 2017
Module Version(s) 3 2 M1 Description
acml 5.3.1 Y Y AMD Core Math Libraries (optimised BLAS, LAPACK, etc.)
armadillo 3.810.2 Y C++ linear algebra library
arpack-ng 3.1.5 Y ARPACK is a collection of Fortran77 subroutines designed to solve large scale eigenvalue problems
atlas 3.10.1 Y Y Optimised BLAS and LAPACK libraries (inc. LAPACK 3.4.2)
3.10.3 Y
boost 1.54.0 Y Y Peer-reviewed portable C++ source libraries
1.60.0 Y
1.62.0 Y Y
1.63.0 Y
bzip2 1.0.6 Y Y Compression library
clhep 2.1.1 Y CERN class library for HEP
2.1.4 Y
cube 4.2.3 Y Y Cube C-writer, C++ reader, tools and GUI
4.3.1 Y Y
4.3.4 Y
curl 7.47.1 Y Y Compression library
darshan 2.3.0 Y Y HPC I/O characterisation tool
3.1.3 Y
dimemas 5.2.11 Y Message passing simulator
dyninst 8.1.2 Y Y API for program binary analysis and instrumentation
8.2.1 Y
9.3.1 Y
eigen 3.2.2 Y C++ linear algebra library
extrae 3.0.1 Y Generate paraver trace files
3.4.3 Y
ffmpeg 2.0.2 Y Y Audio and video codec libraries
3.2.1 Y Y Y
fftw 2.1.5 Y Y Y Discrete Fourier Transform library
2.1.5sse Y
3.3.3 Y Y
3.3.4 Y
3.3.4sse Y
3.3.6-pl1 Y
gdal 1.11.0 Y Y Translator library for geospatial data formats
2.2.0 Y
geos 3.4.2 Y Y C++ port of Java Topology Suite (JTS)
glpk 4.62 Y solving large-scale linear programming (LP), mixed integer programming (MIP), and other related problems. It is a set of routines written in ANSI C and organized in the form of a callable library.
gsl 1.15 Y Y Y GNU Scientific Library
2.3 Y
2.4 Y
hdf-java 2.9 Y HDFView, Java HDF Object, and Java HDF4 and HDF5
hdf5 1.8.11 Y Y File format for storing and managing data
1.8.12 Y Y
1.8.17 Y
hpctoolkit 2016.12 Y Suite of tools for measurement and analysis of program performance
5.3.2-r4695 Y
hypre 2.10.0b Y Parallel sparse linear equation solver
2.11.2 Y
2.9.0b Y Y
intelmpi 2017.1.132 Y Intel MPI 2.2 library Y Y Y
ipm 2.0.3_20140417 Y MPI program profiler
itac 2017.1.024 Y Intel Trace Analyser and Collector Y
libdwarf 20150115 Y Debugging Information Format library
20161124 Y
libtiff 4.0.6 Y TIFF library with bigtiff support
libunwind 1.1 Y Examine/manipulate program call-chain
libx264 20161130-2245 Y Y Y Library and application for encoding video to H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
libxmlplusplus 2.34.2 Y C++ wrapper for libxml2
mkl 11.0u5 Y Y Intel Math Kernel Library (optimised BLAS, LAPACK, etc.)
11.2 Y Y
11.3u2 Y Y Y
2017.1 Y
mpe2 1.3.0 Y MPI program profiler
2.4.9b Y
mpiP 3.4.1 Y Y Lightweight MPI profiling library
must 1.5 Y MPI program profiler
mvapich2 1.9 Y Y MPI 2.2 library (MPICH for InfiniBand)
2.2 Y
netcdf 4.3.0 Y Y NetCDF library (inc. pnetcdf 1.3.1 and hdf5 1.8.11)
4.4.1 Y
ompP 0.8.5 Y Y Y OpenMP application profiling tool
opencv 2.4.6 Y Realtime computer vision library Y
openmpi 1.6.5 Y Y MPI 3.0 library
1.8.6 Y
2.0.2 Y
openslide 3.3.3 Y Whole-slide image C library
openspeedshop 2.1-u7 Y Application performance analysis
2.3 Y
osmesa 10.6.9 Y Y Off-screen OpenGL implementation (no X required)
13.0.4 Y
17.0.1 Y
otf2 1.2.1 Y Y MPI Open Trace Format 2
1.5.1 Y Y
2.0 Y
papi 4.4.0 Y Performance Application Programming Interface
5.4.0 Y Y
5.5.1 Y
paraver 4.5.5 Y MPI trace analyser
4.6.3 Y
pcre 8.35 Y Y Compression library
pdt 3.20 Y Y Program Database Toolkit
3.23 Y
petsc 3.3-p7 Y Parallel partial differential equations solver
3.4.3 Y
3.4.5 Y
pgplot 5.2.2 Y Y Device-independent graphics library
proj 4.8.0 Y Y Cartographic Projections Library
4.9.3 Y
python-libs 2.0.0 Y Python modules for numerical work
2.1.0 Y
2.2.0 Y
2.3.0 Y
2.4.0 Y Y
3.0.0 Y
3.0.1 Y
qt 4.8.6 Y Y Y Cross-platform application and UI framework
5.5.1 Y
5.6.1 Y
root 5.34.05 Y CERN C++ data processing framework
5.34.23 Y
6.08.02 Y Y
scalasca 2.2.1 Y Measuring and analysing parallel runtime behaviour
2.3.1 Y
scorep 1.3 Y Y Score-P measurement infrastructure
1.4.1 Y
3.0 Y
silo 4.10.2 Y Y Y Mesh and Field I/O Library and Scientific Database
4.9.1 Y Y Y
snap 3.0 Y development library
suitesparse 4.2.1 Y Y Sparse matrix software (UMFPACK, CHOLMOD, etc.)
4.5.4 Y
tau 2.24 Y Y Tuning and Analysis Utilities
2.26 Y
udunits 2.2.17 Y Y C library for manipulation of physical units
valgrind 3.10.1 Y Program analysis tools
3.12.0 Y
vtk 6.0.0 Y Y Visualization Toolkit
7.1.0 Y
xz 5.2.2 Y Y Compression library
zlib 1.2.11 Y Y Compression library
1.2.8 Y