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Visualization of State Transition Systems in a Parallel Environment

  • Subbu Ramanathan
  • Haresh Suresh
  • Amog Rajenderan
  • Susan Elias
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 101)

Abstract

Visualizations predominantly require high computational and communication complexity. In extremely large scale, real world applications, the efficiency in question, is debatable. Parallelization, being one of the current methods of increasing efficiency, is pertinent to the divide and conquers strategies used in most visualization algorithms today. Our choice for parallelization, are state transition systems, owing to the simplistic applicability of the aforementioned strategy, and the use of simple data structures. Interactive systems that lend themselves to parallelization, when implemented, drastically reduce computation time and hence greatly improve performance, in concurrence with Amdahl’s law.

Keywords

Parallel Algorithms Visualization State Transitions Boost MPI 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Subbu Ramanathan
    • 1
  • Haresh Suresh
    • 1
  • Amog Rajenderan
    • 1
  • Susan Elias
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringSri Venkateswara College of EngineeringIndia

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