Problem Solving Environment for Distributed Interactive Applications

  • Katarzyna Rycerz
  • Marian Bubak
  • Peter Sloot
  • Vladimir Getov


Interactive Problem Solving Environments (PSEs) offer an integrated approach for constructing and running complex systems, such as distributed simulation systems. To achieve efficient execution of High Level Architecture (HLA)-based distributed interactive simulations on the Grid, we introduce a PSE called Grid HLA Management System (G-HLAM) for their management. This is done by introducing migration and monitoring mechanisms for such applications. In this paper we present how G-HLAM can be applied to the applications supporting surgeons with simulations of vascular reconstruction, using distributed federations on the Grid for the communication among simulation and visualization components.


PSE distributed interactive simulation Grid computing HLA migration 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Katarzyna Rycerz
    • 1
  • Marian Bubak
    • 2
  • Peter Sloot
    • 3
  • Vladimir Getov
    • 4
  1. 1.Institute of Computer Science AGH, alMickiewicza 30Poland
  2. 2.Academic Computer Centre–CYFRONETNawojki 11Poland
  3. 3.Faculty of Sciences, Section Computational ScienceUniversity of AmsterdamKruislaan 403The Netherlands
  4. 4.School of Computer Science University of WestminsterWatford RdU.K

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