GPU Solutions to Multi-scale Problems in Science and Engineering

  • David A. Yuen
  • Long Wang
  • Xuebin Chi
  • Lennart Johnsson
  • Wei Ge
  • Yaolin Shi

Part of the Lecture Notes in Earth System Sciences book series (LNESS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Introductory Material

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Matthew G. Knepley, David A. Yuen
      Pages 3-11
    3. Xian-yu Lang, Long Wang, David A. Yuen
      Pages 13-30
  3. Hardware and Installations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 31-31
    2. Junichiro Makino
      Pages 79-87
  4. Software Libraries

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 89-89
    2. Yifeng Chen, Xiang Cui, Hong Mei
      Pages 91-113
    3. Xiaowen Chu, Kaiyong Zhao
      Pages 115-130
    4. Victor Minden, Barry Smith, Matthew G. Knepley
      Pages 131-140
  5. Industrial Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 141-141
    2. Wei Ge, Ji Xu, Qingang Xiong, Xiaowei Wang, Feiguo Chen, Limin Wang et al.
      Pages 143-161
    3. Peng Wang, Stan Posey
      Pages 163-172
    4. Wei Ran, Wan Cheng, Fenghua Qin, Xisheng Luo
      Pages 173-185
    5. Yechen Gui, Shenzhong Feng, Gaojin Wen, Guijuan Zhang, Yanyi Wan, Tao Liu
      Pages 201-214
    6. Zhai Yantang, Tu Qiang, Lang Xianyu, Lu Zhonghua, Chi Xuebin
      Pages 215-232
  6. Chemical Physical Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 233-233
    2. Yue Wu, Weile Jia, Lin-Wang Wang, Weiguo Gao, Long Wang, Xuebin Chi
      Pages 235-246

About this book


This book covers the new topic of GPU computing with many applications involved, taken from diverse fields such as networking, seismology, fluid mechanics, nano-materials, data-mining , earthquakes ,mantle convection, visualization. It will show the public why GPU computing is important and easy to use. It will offer a reason why GPU computing is useful and how to implement codes in an everyday situation.


GPU computational fluid dynamics interactive visualization large-scale numerical simulations massively parallel approach

Editors and affiliations

  • David A. Yuen
    • 1
  • Long Wang
    • 2
  • Xuebin Chi
    • 3
  • Lennart Johnsson
    • 4
  • Wei Ge
    • 5
  • Yaolin Shi
    • 6
  1. 1.University of Minnesota, Dep. of Earth Sciences and MinnesotaSupercomputing InstituteMinneapolisUSA
  2. 2.Network Information CenterComuter Center and ComputerBeijingChina, People's Republic
  3. 3.Supercomputing CenterBeijingChina, People's Republic
  4. 4., Computer ScienceUniversity of HoustonHoustonUSA
  5. 5.Inst. Process Engineering (IPE)Chinese Academy of SciencesBeijingChina, People's Republic
  6. 6., Laboratory of Computational Geodynamics,Chinese Academy of SciencesBeijingChina, People's Republic

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-16404-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-16405-7
  • Series Print ISSN 2193-8571
  • Series Online ISSN 2193-858X
  • About this book