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A Glimpse of Parallel Computing

  • Aslak TveitoEmail author
  • Hans Petter Langtangen
  • Bjørn Frederik Nielsen
  • Xing Cai
Chapter
Part of the Texts in Computational Science and Engineering book series (TCSE, volume 7)

Abstract

It should not be too difficult to imagine that applications of scientific computing in the real world can require huge amounts of computation.

Keywords

Parallel Computing Data Parallelism Task Parallelism Serial Code Ghost Point 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  • Aslak Tveito
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Hans Petter Langtangen
    • 1
    • 2
  • Bjørn Frederik Nielsen
    • 1
    • 3
  • Xing Cai
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Center for Biomedical ComputingSimula Research LaboratoryLysakerNorway
  2. 2.Department of InformaticsUniversity of OsloOsloNorway
  3. 3.Department of Mathematical Sciences and TechnologyNorwegian University of Life SciencesÅsNorway

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