Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 January 2004

277 Pages | numerous figures and tables


ISBN: 9780198515777

Also Available As:


Bookseller Code (AG)

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

Also of Interest