• Art Sedighi
  • Milton Smith


While some industries use High Performance Computing (HPC) to increase profits, other industries require HPC to do business at all. In the oil and gas industries, HPC is used to conduct seismic simulations. In the pharmaceutical industry, HPC is used to discover new drugs.


HPC High performance computing Scheduling system Scheduler Risk calculation Financial market risk BASEL Monte Carlo simulation MCS Scientific management Cloud computing Task Priority Load Fairness Kay Lauder Starvation Equality Long-term equality Short-term fairness Multi-criteria scheduling Class A Class B Class C Class D Fairshare Poison distribution Least well-off user Rawlsian John Rawls dSim Simulation Performance characteristics 


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  • Art Sedighi
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  • Milton Smith
    • 1
  1. 1.Industrial, Manufacturing & Systems EngineeringTexas Tech UniversityLubbockUSA

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