2110732 Parallel Computing
First Semester, 2002
Announcements
Lecture notes
Programs

greetings.c A simple
MPI program.

sum.c
A parallel summation program using MPI.

mandelbrot.c A sequential program
displaying Mandelbrot Set. To compile, link it with X library (gcc
option lX11). Introduction
to the Mandelbrot Set gives a good explanation about what the Mandelbrot
Set is.

pi.c
A parallel program to compute Pi.
Assignments

Write an essay on "A Brief History of Parallel Computers", in Thai, length
1015 pages. Submit before midterm.

Problems 36, 37, 38 in the text. Submit before 8 July.

Write an essay on "Parallel Algorithms", in Thai, about 10 pages.
Starting reference "Parallel
Algorithms", Blelloch and Maggs, 1996. Please use the reference
only as the starting point of your literature survey. Do not translate
the article. You can emphasis on some particular area that interest
you.

Write an essay on "Models and Languages for Parallel Computation", in Thai,
about 10 pages. Starting reference Models
and Languages for Parallel Computation, Skillicorn and Talia, 1998.
Please use the reference only as the starting point of your literature
survey. Do not translate the article. You can emphasis on some
particular area that interest you.
Last modified: 1 August July 2002
Veera Muangsin