High Performance Computing in Science and Engineering ‘12, 2012 Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 3642333745
  • ISBN-13: 9783642333743
  • DDC: 004.11
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 596 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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This book presents the state-of-the-art in simulation on supercomputers. Leading researchers present results achieved on systems of the High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart (HLRS) for the year 2012. The reports cover all fields of computational science and engineering ranging from CFD via computational physics and chemistry to computer science with a special emphasis on industrially relevant applications. Presenting results for both vector-systems and micro-processor based systems the book allows to compare performance levels and usability of various architectures. As HLRS operates not only a large cluster system but also one of the largest NEC vector systems in the world this book gives an excellent insight also into the potential of vector systems. The book covers the main methods in high performance computing. Its outstanding results in achieving highest performance for production codes are of particular interest for both the scientist and the engineer. The book comes with a wealth of coloured illustrations and tables of results. ​

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Physics.
2: Constraints on the Two-Flavour QCD Phase Diagram from Imaginary Chemical Potential.
3: Parallel Computer Algebra and Feynman Integrals.
4: Electronic and Optical Excitations of Aminopyrimidine Molecules from Many-Body Perturbation Theory.
5: Spinodal Decomposition Kinetics of Colloid-Polymer Mixtures Including Hydrodynamic Interactions.
6: Multi Relaxation Time Lattice Boltzmann Simulations of Multiple Component Fluid Flows in Porous Media.
7: Simulation of Pre-planetesimal Collisions with Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics II.
8: The Stellar IMF at Very Low Metallicities.
9: The SuperN-Project: Porting and Optimizing VERTEX-PROMETHEUS on the Cray XE6 at HLRS for Three-Dimensional Simulations of Core-Collapse Supernova Explosions of Massive Stars.
10: Stability of the Strongest Magnetic Fields.
11: Solid State Physics.
12: Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Laser Ablation in Metals: Parameter Dependence, Extended Models and Double Pulses.
13: Electronic Surface Properties of Transparent Conducting Oxides: An Ab Initio Study.
14: Surface Magnetism: Relativistic Effects at Semiconductor Interfaces and Solar Cells.
15: Ab-Initio Calculations of the Vibrational Properties of Nanostructures.
16: Reacting Flows.
17: Conservative Implementation of LES-CMC for Turbulent Jet Flames.
18: Numerical Investigation of a Complete Scramjet Demonstrator Model for Experimental Testing Under Flight Conditions.
19: Application of the Unified Turbulent Flame-Speed Closure (UTFC) Combustion Model to Numerical Computation of Turbulent Gas Flames.
20: Lagrangian Approach for the Prediction of Slagging and Fouling in Pulverized Coal Combustion.
21: Computational Fluid Dynamics.
22: Discontinuous Galerkin for High Performance Computational Fluid Dynamics.
23: Computational Aeroacoustics with Higher Order Methods.
24: Effects of an Oblique Roughness on Hypersonic Boundary-Layer Transition.
25: Effect of Wall Roughness Seen by Particles in Turbulent Channel and Pipe Flows.
26: Large-Eddy Simulation of Supersonic Film Cooling at Incident Shock-Wave Interaction.
27: Large-Eddy Simulations of Stratified and Non-stratified T-junction Mixing Flows.
28: Simulation of Compressible Viscous Flow with an Immersed Boundary Method.
29: Numerical and Experimental Examination of Shock Control Bump Flow Physics.
30: Water Droplet Flow Paths and Droplet Deposition in Low Pressure Steam Turbines.
31: MPC and Coarray Fortran: Alternatives to Classic MPI Implementations on the Examples of Scalable Lattice Boltzmann Flow Solvers.
32: Transport and Climate.
33: Modelling Near Future Regional Climate Change for Germany and Africa.
34: Setting Up Regional Climate Simulations for Southeast Asia.
35: The Agulhas System as a Key Region of the Global Oceanic Circulation.
36: Numerical Investigation of Stratified Turbulence.
37: Miscellaneous Topics.
38: Software Framework ug4: Parallel Multigrid on the Hermit Supercomputer.
39: Simulation of Liquid-Liquid Equilibria with Molecular Models Optimized to Vapor-Liquid Equilibria and Model Development for Hydrazine and Two of Its Derivatives.
40: A Particle-in-Cell Method to Model the Influence of Partial Melt on Mantle Convection.
41: A Forward Model of Mantle Convection with Evolving Continents and a Model of the Andean Subduction Orogen.
42: Euler Deconvolution of GOCE Gravity Gradiometry Data.
43: Parameterization of Threshold Accepting: The Case of Economic Capital Allocation.
44: Distributed FE Analysis of Multiphase Composites Regarding 3D Elasticity Problems.
45: Reduction of Numerical Sensitivities in Crash Simulations on HPC-Computers (HPC-10).
46: Characterization of Carrier Sense Multiple Access in Vehicular Propagation Channels.
47: HMDB51: A Large Video Database for Human Motion Recognition.
48: Efficient Parallelization of a Three-Dimensional High-Order Particle-in-Cell Method Applied to Gyrotron Resonator Simulations.