UPC: Distributed Shared-Memory Programming

Tarek El-Ghazawi, William Carlson, Thomas Sterling, Katherine Yelick

  • 出版商: Wiley
  • 出版日期: 2005-06-08
  • 售價: $3,600
  • 貴賓價: 9.5$3,420
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 300
  • 裝訂: Hardcover
  • ISBN: 0471220485
  • ISBN-13: 9780471220480
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This is the first book to explain the language Unified Parallel C and its use. Authors El-Ghazawi, Carlson, and Sterling are among the developers of UPC, with close links with the industrial members of the UPC consortium. Their text covers background material on parallel architectures and algorithms, and includes UPC programming case studies. This book represents an invaluable resource for the growing number of UPC users and applications developers. More information about UPC can be found at: http://upc.gwu.edu/


Table of Contents:


1. An Introductory Tutorial.

2. Programming View and UPC Data Types.

3. Pointers and Arrays.

4. Work Sharing and Domain Decomposition.

5. Dynamic Shared Memory Allocation.

6. Synchronization and Memory Consistency.

7. Performance Tuning and Optimization.

8. UPC Libraries.


Appendix A: UPC Language Specifications v1.1.1.

Appendix B: UPC Collective Operations Specifications, v1.0.

Appendix C: UPC-IO Specifications, v1.0.

Appendix D: How to Complile and Run UPC Programs.

Appendix E: Quick UPC Reference.