Applied Parallel Computing

Number: 
CMPSC 240A
Level: 
Graduate
Units: 
4

Description

Prerequisite: Computer Science 154 and 160.
Interdisciplinary introduction to applied parallel computing on modern supercomputers. Topics include applications-oriented architectural issues, MPI, parallel MATLAB, and parallel numerical algorithms. A course project emphasizes understanding the realities and myths of what is possible on the world's fastest machines.