Alchemi+: An Agent-Based Approach to Grid Programming

  • Roohollah Mafi
  • Hossein Deldari
  • Mojtaba Mazoochi
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3911)


Computational grids have provided the usage of computational distributed resources for computation intensive applications. The development of programs that use these capabilities is one of the challenging issues for grid computing. In this article, an effort has been made to solve this problem by presenting mobile-agent-based parallel programming on the grid. The presentation of this model which has been realized by extending AlchemiTM grid system with adding agent properties and navigational commands that let user to develop his program by using mobile agents. To evaluate the system, algorithms of matrix multiplication and convex hull have been implemented in the mentioned system.


Matrix Multiplication Grid Computing Mobile Agent Parallel Programming Grid Infrastructure 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Roohollah Mafi
    • 1
  • Hossein Deldari
    • 1
  • Mojtaba Mazoochi
    • 2
  1. 1.Ferdowsi University of MashhadMashhadIran
  2. 2.Iran Telecommunication Research CenterTehranIran

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