Scientific Supercomputing:

Architecture and Use of Shared and Distributed Memory Parallel Computers

Willi Schönauer
Rechenzentrum Universität Karlsruhe

From: Willi  Schoenauer schoenauer@rz.uni-karlsruhe.de
Date: Thu, 22 Jan 98 10:44:26 +0100
Subject: New Internet Book on Scientific Supercomputing
I have just finished the first 11 chapters (of 18) of a new book.

Table of Contents:

  1. Introduction
  2. Prototypes with their Bottlenecks
  3. Arithmetic Operations and Memory Bandwidth
  4. The CRAY T90
  5. The Fujitsu VPP300 (and VPP700)
  6. The IBM RS/6000 SP
  7. The CRAY T3E and DEC Alpha Processors
  8. Performance Analysis
  9. Basic Considerations Concerning Data Structures
  10. Fortran, Autovectorization and Autoparallelization, Programming Models
  11. Recurrences
The pages of the book are the scanned hand-written pages of my manuscript and the contents is that of my lecture on Scientific Supercomputing.

The URL is http://www.rz.uni-karlsruhe.de/Uni/RZ/Personen/rz03/book

The remaining chapters will follow as time permits.

Willi Schönauer

The book is now (January 2000) also available as a regular book! Please use the URL above for further information.