Evaluation of an Efficient Parallel Object Oriented Platform (EPOOP) for Control Intensive Intelligent Applications

  • Chun Che Fung
  • Jia-Bin Li
  • Douglas G. Myers
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3930)


A small scale distributed computing system that is able to meet the needs of parallel intelligent techniques for engineering and science applications is reported. The system is a cluster of powerful yet low cost general-purpose PCs interconnected in a network. While, most applications written for cluster systems are programmed in MPI-C, results from the proposed system have shown that it is advantageous to use Java due to its simplicity, distribution enabling, and mobility. These results suggest there are advantages in considering a Java-enhanced cluster platform for many engineering and science applications.


Virtual Machine Shared Memory Message Passing Interface Cluster System Processing Node 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chun Che Fung
    • 1
  • Jia-Bin Li
    • 1
  • Douglas G. Myers
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre for Enterprise Collaboration in Innovative Systems, School of Information TechnologyMurdoch UniversityMurdoch
  2. 2.Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringCurtin University of TechnologyBentley

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