Advanced Scientific Computing
by Zdzislaw Meglicki
Publisher: Indiana University 2001
Number of pages: 301
Topics: linear algebra and fast Fourier transform packages and algorithms, Message Passing Interface (MPI) and parallel I/O (MPI/IO), 3D visualisation of scientific data sets, implementation and architecture of problem solving environments: octave and calc, quantum computing.
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