Advanced Computing, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 3642387624
  • ISBN-13: 9783642387623
  • DDC: 004
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 240 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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This proceedings volume collects review articles that summarize research conducted at the Munich Centre of Advanced Computing (MAC) from 2008 to 2012. The articles address the increasing gap between what should be possible in Computational Science and Engineering due to recent advances in algorithms, hardware, and networks, and what can actually be achieved in practice; they also examine novel computing architectures, where computation itself is a multifaceted process, with hardware awareness or ubiquitous parallelism due to many-core systems being just two of the challenges faced. Topics cover both the methodological aspects of advanced computing (algorithms, parallel computing, data exploration, software engineering) and cutting-edge applications from the fields of chemistry, the geosciences, civil and mechanical engineering, etc., reflecting the highly interdisciplinary nature of the Munich Centre of Advanced Computing.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Editorial Board.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: A Review of the Finite Cell Method for Nonlinear Structural Analysis of Complex CAD and Image-Based Geometric Models.
2: Immersed Boundary Methods for Fluid-Structure Interaction and Shape Optimization within an FEM-Based PDE Toolbox.
3: Numerical Simulation of Transport in Porous Media: Some Problems from Micro to Macro Scale.
4: Optimal Control of Partially Miscible Two-Phase Flow with Applications to Subsurface CO2 Sequestration.
5: A Newton-CG Method for Full-Waveform Inversion in a Coupled Solid-Fluid System.
6: Advances in the Parallelisation of Software for Quantum Chemistry Applications.
7: Designing Spacecraft High Performance Computing Architectures.
8: Requirements Engineering for Computational Seismology Software.
9: A High-Performance Interactive Computing Framework for Engineering Applications.
10: A Framework for the Interactive Handling of High-Dimensional Simulation Data in Complex Geometries.
11: Experiences with a Flexibly Reconfigurable Visualization System on Software Development and Workplace Ergonomics.
Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering.
Monographs in Computational Science and Engineering.
Texts in Computational Science and Engineering.