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Parallel algorithms of cyclic sweep method

D.L.Golovashkin1M.V. Filatov 2
1Image Processing Systems Institute of RAS
2Samara State Aerospace University (SSAU)

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Pages: 123-130.

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The work is devoted to the development of parallel algorithms of cyclic sweep method for solving strip-type grid equations. Two approaches to the net domain partitioning are considered: linear and cyclic decomposition. Each approach is applied to the development of algorithms using the right and counter cyclic sweeps. An analytical and experimental comparison of the proposed algorithms is performed, their advantages and disadvantages are revealed.

cyclic sweep method, strip-type grid equations, algorithms.

Golovashkin DL, Filatov MV. Parallel algorithms of cyclic sweep method. Computer Optics 2005; 27: 123-130.

This work was supported by the Russian-American Program for Basic Research and Higher Education (BRHE), as well as the Foundation for the Promotion of Russian Science, a grant from the President of the Russian Federation (No НШ-1007.2003.01), and a grant from the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (No 04-07-90149).


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