Parallel and distributed computation: numerical methods by Dimitri P. Bertsekas

By Dimitri P. Bertsekas

This hugely acclaimed paintings, first released through Prentice corridor in 1989, is a accomplished and theoretically sound therapy of parallel and disbursed numerical equipment. It makes a speciality of algorithms which are obviously fitted to great parallelization, and it explores the elemental convergence, expense of convergence, communique, and synchronization concerns linked to such algorithms. this can be an in depth publication, which other than its specialize in parallel and disbursed algorithms, incorporates a wealth of fabric on a vast number of computation and optimization issues. between its particular good points, the ebook: 1) Quantifies the functionality of parallel algorithms, together with the restrictions imposed via the communique and synchronization consequences. 2) Describes conversation algorithms for quite a few method architectures together with tree, mesh, and hypercube. three) presents a entire convergence research of asynchronous tools and a comparability with their asynchronous opposite numbers. four) Covers direct and iterative algorithms for linear and nonlinear structures of equations and variational inequalities. five) Describes optimization tools for nonlinear programming, shortest paths, dynamic programming, community flows, and large-scale decomposition. 6) comprises wide learn fabric on optimization equipment, asynchronous set of rules convergence, rollback synchronization, asynchronous communique community protocols, and others. 7) vitamins the textual content fabric with many routines, whose whole suggestions are published on the net. eight) includes a lot of fabric now not present in the other e-book

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