A Parallel AGE Method for Parabolic Problems with Special Geometries

Muda, Zaiton and Othman, Mohamed and Chuah, Chin Yew (1994) A Parallel AGE Method for Parabolic Problems with Special Geometries. Pertanika Journal of Science & Technology, 2 (2). pp. 149-158. ISSN 0128-7680

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The alternating group explicit (AGE), an explicit iterative method for parabolic problems involving regular domains of cylindrical symmetry is implemented in parallel on a MIMD Sequent S27 system. The AGE method is suitable for parallel computers as it possesses separate and independent tasks, i.e (2 x 2) blocks which can be executed at the same time without interfering with each other. This paper reports the development and implementation of the parallel AGE algorithm. The results from parallel implementation are compared with those of the sequential implementation.

Item Type:Article
Keyword:parallel AGE, parallel computer, MIMD
Faculty or Institute:Faculty of Environmental Studies
Publisher:Universiti Putra Malaysia Press
ID Code:3103
Deposited By: Nur Izzati Mohd Zaki
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