A Service Oriented System for on Demand Dynamic Structural Analysis over Computational Grids

  • J. M. Alonso
  • V. Hernández
  • R. López
  • G. Moltó
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4395)


In this paper we describe the implementation of a service oriented environment that enables to couple a parallel application, which performs the 3D linear dynamic structural analysis of high-rise buildings, to a Grid Computing infrastructure. The Grid service, developed under Globus Toolkit 4, exposes the dynamic simulation as a service to the structural scientific community. It employs the GMarte middleware, a metascheduler that enables to perform the computationally intensive simulations on the distributed resources of a Grid-based infrastructure.

Topics: Parallel and Distributed Computing, Cluster and Grid Computing, Large Scale Simulations in All Areas of Engineering and Science.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. M. Alonso
    • 1
  • V. Hernández
    • 1
  • R. López
    • 1
  • G. Moltó
    • 1
  1. 1.Departamento de Sistemas Informáticos y Computación., Universidad Politécnica de Valencia. Camino de Vera s/n 46022 ValenciaSpain

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