Parallel Interactive and Integrated Visualization

  • John Argyris
  • Hans-Ulrich Schlageter
Part of the Notes on Numerical Fluid Mechanics (NNFM) book series (NONUFM, volume 48)


An integrated visualization system comprising both parallel and interactive components is presented. The system allows numerous independent software entities to be individually grouped and linked together to user-specific applications. The module package runs on a powerful graphics workstation under AVS and permits the connection of parallel machines as the back end in order to distribute computational effort and to receive visual output during the run of a parallelized CFD simulation. A focal point of discussion is the exchange of data and instructions over the network between main components of the system which is effected directly by newly developed transmitter software able to offer point-to-point connections which need be neither specified nor set up in advance.


Parallel Computer Parallel Machine Graphic Computation Parallel Application Graphic Result 
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© Friedr. Vieweg & Sohn Verlagsgesellschaft mbH, Braunschweig/Wiesbaden 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • John Argyris
    • 1
  • Hans-Ulrich Schlageter
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute for Computer ApplicationsStuttgartGermany

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