High Performance Computing for Computational Science — VECPAR 2002

5th International Conference Porto, Portugal, June 26–28, 2002 Selected Papers and Invited Talks

  • José M. L. M. Palma
  • A. Augusto Sousa
  • Jack Dongarra
  • Vicente Hernández
Conference proceedings VECPAR 2002

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2565)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVII
  2. Fluids and Structures

    1. Rainald Löhner, Joseph D. Baum, Charles Charman, Daniele Pelessone
      Pages 3-23
    2. Rubens M. Sydenstricker, Marcos A. D. Martins, Alvaro L. G. A. Coutinho, José L. D. Alves
      Pages 53-64
    3. Carmen N. M. Paz, Luiz F. Martha, José L. D. Alves, Eduardo M. R. Fairbairn, Nelson F. F. Ebecken, Alvaro L. G. A. Coutinho
      Pages 79-93
  3. Data Mining

    1. Vipin Kumar, Mahesh V. Joshi, Eui-Hong (Sam) Han, Pang-Ning Tan, Michael Steinbach
      Pages 111-125
  4. Computing in Chemistry and Biology

    1. Bo Durbeej, Yan-Ni Wang, Leif A. Eriksson
      Pages 137-165
    2. José J. Fernández, Albert F. Lawrence, Javier Roca, Inmaculada García, Mark H. Ellisman, José M. Carazo
      Pages 166-180
    3. Wootaek Kim, Yujin Lee, Kyungsook Han
      Pages 181-194
  5. Problem Solving Environments

    1. Tom Goodale, Gabrielle Allen, Gerd Lanfermann, Joan Massó, Thomas Radke, Edward Seidel et al.
      Pages 197-227
    2. Javier Fernández, Antonio Cañas, Antonio F. Díaz, Jesús González, Julio Ortega, Alberto Prieto
      Pages 228-242
    3. Peter Benner, Rafael Mayo, Enrique S. Quintana-Ortí, Gregorio Quintana-Ortí
      Pages 255-268
    4. Ester M. Garzón, Inmaculada García, José Jesús Fernández
      Pages 269-283
  6. Linear and Non-linear Algebra

    1. Gerhard Wellein, Georg Hager, Achim Basermann, Holger Fehske
      Pages 287-301
    2. Allison Baker, John Dennis, Elizabeth R. Jessup
      Pages 315-328
    3. Abdessamad Qaddouri, Jean Côté
      Pages 343-353
    4. Filomena Dias d’Almeida, Paulo Beleza Vasconcelos
      Pages 368-376
    5. Vicente Hernández, Jose E. Román, Vicente Vidal
      Pages 377-391
    6. Stéphane Airiau, Mejdi Azaïez, Faker Ben Belgacem, Ronan Guivarch
      Pages 392-403
  7. Cluster Computing

    1. Arturo González-Escribano1, Arjan J.C. van Gemund, Valentín Cardeñoso-Payo
      Pages 407-420
    2. Salvatore Orlando, Paolo Palmerini, Raffaele Perego, Fabrizio Silvestri
      Pages 421-435
    3. Andrea Piacentini, The PALM Group
      Pages 479-492
    4. Ha Yoon Song, Sung Hyun Cho, Sang Yong Han
      Pages 493-506
  8. Imaging

    1. Francisco A. Candelas, Fernando Torres, Pablo Gil, Santiago T. Puente
      Pages 509-522
    2. Miguel Caballer, David Guerrero, Vicente Hernández, Jose E. Román
      Pages 523-536
    3. Antonio P. Guerra, Margarita Amor, Emilio J. Padrón, Ramón Doallo
      Pages 537-548
    4. Daniel Chaver, Christian Tenllado, Luis Piñuel, Manuel Prieto, Francisco Tirado
      Pages 549-562
  9. Software Tools and Environments

    1. Félix García, Alejandro Calderón, Jesus Carretero, Jose M. Pérez, Javier Fernández
      Pages 565-578
    2. Albano Alves, António Pina, José Exposto, José Runo
      Pages 579-593
    3. Francesc Giné, Francesc Solsona, Porfidio Hernández, Emilio Luque
      Pages 593-607
    4. Patricio Bulić, Veselko Guštin
      Pages 608-621
    5. Rocco Aversa, Beniamino Di Martino, Nicola Mazzocca, Salvatore Venticinque
      Pages 622-635
    6. Francisco Heron de Carvalho, Rafael Dueire Lins, Ricardo Massa Ferreira Lima
      Pages 635-649
    7. José Rufino, António Pina, Albano Alves, José Exposto
      Pages 679-693
    8. Barry McCollum, Pat H. Corr, Peter Milligan
      Pages 693-702
    9. Suely Oliveira, David Stewart, Takako Soma
      Pages 703-716

About these proceedings


The 5th edition of the VECPAR series of conferences marked a change of the conference title. The full conference title now reads VECPAR 2002 — 5th Int- national Conference on High Performance Computing for Computational S- ence. This re?ects more accurately what has been the main emphasis of the conference since its early days in 1993 – the use of computers for solving pr- lems in science and engineering. The present postconference book includes the best papers and invited talks presented during the three days of the conference, held at the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto (Portugal), June 26–28 2002. The book is organized into 8 chapters, which as a whole appeal to a wide research community, from those involved in the engineering applications to those interested in the actual details of the hardware or software implementation, in line with what, in these days, tends to be considered as Computational Science and Engineering (CSE). The book comprises a total of 49 papers, with a prominent position reserved for the four invited talks and the two ?rst prizes of the best student paper competition.


Computer Linux Processing Scala Scheduling algorithms biocomputing cluster computing computational fluid dynamics computational physics computational science high-performance computing image computing image processing scientific computing

Editors and affiliations

  • José M. L. M. Palma
    • 1
  • A. Augusto Sousa
    • 1
  • Jack Dongarra
    • 2
  • Vicente Hernández
    • 3
  1. 1.Faculdade de Engenharia daUniversidade do PortoPortoPortugal
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of TennesseeKnoxvilleUSA
  3. 3.Departamento de Sistemas Informáticos y ComputaciónUniversidad Politécnica de ValenciaValenciaSpain

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2003
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-00852-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-36569-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
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