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Issue 4 • Date July-Aug. 2013

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  • Front Cover

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  • IEEE Cloud Computing Seeks Editor in Chief

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  • Masthead

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  • Table of Contents

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  • What's in an Algorithm?

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  • Explaining Parallel Architecture Design

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  • Cloud Computing [Guest editorial]

    Publication Year: 2013, Page(s):8 - 9
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  • Cloud Paradigms and Practices for Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering

    Publication Year: 2013, Page(s):10 - 18
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    Clouds are rapidly joining high-performance computing (HPC) systems, clusters, and grids as viable platforms for scientific exploration and discovery. As a result, understanding application formulations and usage modes that are meaningful in such a hybrid infrastructure, and how application workflows can effectively utilize it, is critical. Here, three hybrid HPC/grid and cloud cyber infrastructur... View full abstract»

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    Publication Year: 2013, Page(s): 19
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  • Comparing FutureGrid, Amazon EC2, and Open Science Grid for Scientific Workflows

    Publication Year: 2013, Page(s):20 - 29
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    Scientists have many computing infrastructures available to conduct their research, including grids and public or private clouds. This article explores the use of these cyber-infrastructures to execute scientific workflows, an important class of scientific applications. In particular, it examines the benefits and drawbacks of cloud and grid systems using the case study of an astronomy application ... View full abstract»

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  • CloudCast: Cloud Computing for Short-Term Weather Forecasts

    Publication Year: 2013, Page(s):30 - 37
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    CloudCast provides clients with personalized short-term weather forecasts based on their current location using cloud services, generating accurate forecasts tens of minutes in the future for small areas. Results show that it takes less than 2 minutes from the start of data sampling to deliver a 15-minute forecast to a client. View full abstract»

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  • Cloud-Based Software Platform for Big Data Analytics in Smart Grids

    Publication Year: 2013, Page(s):38 - 47
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    This article focuses on a scalable software platform for the Smart Grid cyber-physical system using cloud technologies. Dynamic Demand Response (D2R) is a challenge-application to perform intelligent demand-side management and relieve peak load in Smart Power Grids. The platform offers an adaptive information integration pipeline for ingesting dynamic data; a secure repository for resea... View full abstract»

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  • An SPMD-Like Algorithm for Parallelizing Molecular Dynamics Using OpenMP

    Publication Year: 2013, Page(s):48 - 56
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    The efficiency and scalability of early efforts to parallelize molecular dynamics calculations on shared-memory systems using OpenMP have been limited by attempts to avoid data race. Recent work has produced better performance, but involves significant revisions to the serial code. A new algorithm addresses these limitations. View full abstract»

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  • Phantom Measurements

    Publication Year: 2013, Page(s):57 - 59
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    In measurement, what you don't know can be much more important than what you do! This Web extra is a zip file that contains some of the data needed to help solve the challenges listed in this article. View full abstract»

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  • Software Development for Reproducible Research

    Publication Year: 2013, Page(s):60 - 63
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    Reproducible research will change not only the way we run computations, but also the way we write scientific software. View full abstract»

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  • Visual Document Retrieval: Supporting Text Search and Analysis with Visual Analytics

    Publication Year: 2013, Page(s):66 - 74
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    An interactive method combines visualization and machine learning to improve complex document retrieval tasks. View full abstract»

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  • Multiscale Modeling of Accidental Explosions and Detonations

    Publication Year: 2013, Page(s):76 - 86
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    Uintah Computational Framework is the first software to enable effectively simulating the development of detonation in semi-truck-scale transportation accidents. View full abstract»

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CS&E magazine emphasizes articles that help define the field as the interface among the applications (in science and engineering), algorithms (numerical and symbolic), system software, and computer architecture.

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Editor-in-Chief
George K. Thiruvathukal
Loyola University