A parallel version of a Lattice Boltzmmm Equation algorithm, which simulates the electrostatic plasma turbulence, has been developed using the High Performance Fortran language. The algorithm evolves a system of particle populations on a discrete lattice and dataparallel implementation has been performed by a regular domain decomposition. System evolution requires both completely local and non-local operations, involving communication between processors. Communication phase has been minimized using local HPF procedures. Efficiency tests of the parallel code, performed on a 9076 IBM-SP2 parallel computer, have given satisfactory results.
|Publication status||Published - 1998|
|Event||International Conference and Exhibition on High-Performance Computing and Networking, HPCN 1998 - Amsterdam, Netherlands|
Duration: 1 Jan 1998 → …
|Conference||International Conference and Exhibition on High-Performance Computing and Networking, HPCN 1998|
|Period||1/1/98 → …|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Theoretical Computer Science
- Computer Science(all)
Fogaccia, G. (1998). Parallel implementation of a lattice Boltzmann algorithm for the electrostatic plasma turbulence. Paper presented at International Conference and Exhibition on High-Performance Computing and Networking, HPCN 1998, Amsterdam, Netherlands.