Free book “High Performance Computing” by Charles Severance. Download it or read online. The purpose of this book is to teach new programmers and scientists about the basics of High Performance Computing.
Too many parallel and high performance computing books focus on the architecture, theory and computer science surrounding HPC. This book speaks to the practicing chemistry student, physicist, or biologist who need to write and run their programs as part of their research.
Table of Contents
- What is High Performance Computing?
- Floating-Point Numbers
- Understanding Parallelism
- Shared-Memory Multiprocessors
- Programming Shared-Memory Multiprocessors
Format(s): PDF, HTML
File size: 1.55 MB
Number of pages: 132
Link: Download or read online.