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18.337J / 6.338J Applied Parallel Computing (SMA 5505), Spring 2005

Photo of typical parallel computers.
The photo represents an example of parallel computing. The Beowulf project consists of one front end and nine computers, resulting in high computing performance. (Photo by Alan Edelman.)

Highlights of this Course

This course features lecture notes and student projects.

Course Description

Applied Parallel Computing is an advanced interdisciplinary introduction to applied parallel computing on modern supercomputers.

Technical Requirements

Special software is required to use some of the files in this course: .tar and .gz.



Prof. Alan Edelman

Course Meeting Times

Two sessions / week
1.5 hours /session




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