Introduces students to current computational trends and interdisciplinary collaboration. Survey of applications requiring visualization, data and time intensive processing, concurrency. Case Studies drawn from current problems in the computing, business, scientific, and mathematical disciplines. Students will be exposed to design, implementation, and operational aspects of a High Performance Computing system, as well as skills in resource utilization, system performance optimization, and general problem solving techniques. (3 cr hr) (Spring). Prerequisites: CSCS 1730. Shelf Life Alert.