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A Framework for Concurrency in Numerical Simulations Using Lock Free Data Structures: The Graph Parallel Architecture GraPA

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3 Author(s)
Klein, P. ; Fraunhofer ITWM, Kaiserslautern ; Maleshkov, D. ; Asenov, D.

The development of numerical simulation software tools for the solution of real-world problems usually calls for domain experts in modeling. The GraPA framework, as an abstraction layer on top of hardware characteristics, supports modelers in two respects: one is the built-in support for co-processing of multiple models and the other is the generically delivered high performance achieved by implementing concurrency features of multicore and distributed memory architectures. Technically, GraPA is designed as a C++ template framework, where the modeler`s data structures and algorithms instantiate the framework. Using this approach, we handle parallel processing of lock-free data structures and message passing transparently to the modelers. In this paper, we report on the status of the implementation of GraPA and on its performance characteristics.

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Parallel and Distributed Computing, Applications and Technologies, 2008. PDCAT 2008. Ninth International Conference on

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1-4 Dec. 2008

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