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Published: 08 January 2004

278 Pages | numerous figures & tables


ISBN: 9780198515760

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Introduction to Parallel Computing

A practical guide with examples in C

Wesley Petersen and Peter Arbenz

Oxford Texts in Applied and Engineering Mathematics

  • A practical student guide to scientific computing on parallel computers
  • Based on teaching notes from ETH Zurich
  • Explanation by clear and easy to follow examples in C and Fortran
  • Includes theoretical background to examples
  • Unique coverage of parallelism on microprocessors
  • Appendix includes glossary of terms, and notations and symbols

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