A Grid-Based Bridging Domain Multiple-Scale Method for Computational Nanotechnology

  • Shaowen Wang
  • Shaoping Xiao
  • Jun Ni
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3516)


This paper presents an application-level Grid middleware framework to support a bridging domain multi-scale method fornumerical modeling and simulation in nanotechnology. The framework considers a multiple-length-scale model by designing specific domain-decomposition and communication algorithms based on Grid computing. The framework is designed to enable researchers to conductlarge-scale computing in computational nanotechnology through the use of Grid resources for exploring microscopic physical properties of materials without losing details of nanoscale physical phenomena.


Grid Resource Grid Information Service Information Broker Linear Finite Element Method Trial Velocity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Shaowen Wang
    • 1
  • Shaoping Xiao
    • 2
    • 3
  • Jun Ni
    • 1
    • 2
    • 4
  1. 1.Academic Technology – Research Service, Information Technology ServicesThe University of IowaIowa cityUSA
  2. 2.Department of Mechanical and Industrial EngineeringThe University of IowaIowa cityUSA
  3. 3.Center for Computer-Aided DesignThe University of IowaIowa cityUSA
  4. 4.Department of Computer ScienceThe University of IowaIowa cityUSA

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