Parallel Implementation of Cellular Automaton Model of the Carbon Corrosion Under the Influence of the Electrochemical Oxidation

  • A. E. KireevaEmail author
  • K. K. Sabelfeld
  • N. V. Maltseva
  • E. N. Gribov
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10421)


In the paper we present a cellular automaton model of electrochemical oxidation of the carbon. A two-dimensional sample of the electro-conductive carbon black “Ketjenblack ES DJ 600” is simulated. In the model the sample consists of a ring-formed granules of carbon. The carbon granules under the influence of the electrochemical oxidation are destroyed through a few successive stages. The rates of these oxidation stages are chosen to fit the simulation result with the experiment. In result of a computer simulation of carbon electrochemical oxidation the portions of surface atoms and atoms with different degree of oxidation were calculated and compared with the experimental data. In addition, a parallel implementation of the cellular automaton simulating the carbon corrosion is developed and efficiency of the parallel code is analyzed.


Cellular automaton Parallel implementation Domain decomposition Electrochemical oxidation Carbon corrosion 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. E. Kireeva
    • 1
    Email author
  • K. K. Sabelfeld
    • 1
    • 2
  • N. V. Maltseva
    • 3
  • E. N. Gribov
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Institute of Computational Mathematics and Mathematical Geophysics SB RASNovosibirskRussia
  2. 2.Novosibirsk State UniversityNovosibirskRussia
  3. 3.Boreskov Institute of CatalysisNovosibirskRussia

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