Efficiency comparison of data-parallel programming and message-passing paradigm for molecular dynamics simulation

  • K. Boryczko
  • J. Kitowski
  • J. Mościński
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1067)


In this paper we compare efficiency results for molecular dynamics simulations obtained on multiprocessor supercomputers: Convex Exemplar SPP1000/XA and SPP1200/XA, Intel Paragon XP/S and Connection Machine 5 using two approaches — data-parallel programming and message-passing paradigm.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Boryczko
    • 1
  • J. Kitowski
    • 1
    • 2
  • J. Mościński
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Computer ScienceAGHCracowPoland
  2. 2.ACC CYFRONETCracowPoland

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