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Recent Progress in Parallel and Distributed Computing

Edited by Wen-Jyi Hwang

National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan

Parallel and distributed computing has been one of the most active areas of research in recent years. The techniques involved have found significant applications in areas as diverse as engineering, management, natural sciences, and social sciences. This book reports state-of-the-art topics and advances in this emerging field. Completely up-to-date, aspects it examines include the following: 1) Social networks; 2) Smart grids; 3) Graphic processing unit computation; 4) Distributed software development tools; 5) Analytic hierarchy process and the analytic network process

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Recent Progress in Parallel and Distributed ComputingEdited by Wen-Jyi Hwang

Published: July 19th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/65177

ISBN: 978-953-51-3316-2

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3315-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4730-5

Copyright year: 2017

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1. Introductory Chapter: The Newest Research in Parallel and Distributed Computing

By Wen-Jyi Hwang


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2. Social Trust: Evaluating Node Influential Capability in Social Networks

By Yap Hock Yeow and Lim Tong‐Ming


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3. A Distributed Computing Architecture for the Large-Scale Integration of Renewable Energy and Distributed Resources in Smart Grids

By Ignacio Aravena, Anthony Papavasiliou and Alex Papalexopoulos


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4. GPU Computing Taxonomy

By Abdelrahman Ahmed Mohamed Osman


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5. Distributed Software Development Tools for Distributed Scientific Applications

By Vaidas Giedrimas, Leonidas Sakalauskas and Anatoly Petrenko


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6. DANP-Evaluation of AHP-DSS

By Wolfgang Ossadnik, Ralf H. Kaspar and Benjamin Föcke


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