This course provides an introduction to the issues involved in decomposing problems onto parallel machines, and to the types of architectures and programming styles commonly found in parallel computers. The list of topics discussed includes types of decomposition, task farming, regular domain decomposition, unbalanced grids, and parallel molecular dynamics.
|Creator(s):||Elspeth Minty, Robert Davey, Alan Simpson, David Henty|
|Publisher:||Edinburgh Parallel Computing Centre|
|Subject:||Computational Science, computer science|
|Rights:||Copyright and other restriction information is unknown|
|Education Level:||Undergraduate (Upper Division), Graduate/Professional, Higher Education|
|Material Type:||Article, Lecture/Presentation, Instructional Material, Reference Material|