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Introduction to Parallel Computing: A practical guide with examples in C

Wesley Petersen and Peter Arbenz


In the last few years, courses on parallel computation have been developed and offered in many institutions in the UK, Europe and US as a recognition of the growing significance of this topic in mathematics and computer science. There is a clear need for texts that meet the needs of students and lecturers and this book, based on the author's lecture at ETH Zurich is an ideal practical student guide to scientific computing on parallel computers working up from a hardware instruction level, to shared memory machines and finally to distributed memory machines. Aimed at advanced undergraduate an ... More

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2004 Print ISBN-13: 9780198515760
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2020 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198515760.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Wesley Petersen, author

Peter Arbenz, author