Opportunities in computational mechanics: Advances in parallel computing

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In this paper, the authors will discuss recent advances in computing power and the prospects for using these new capabilities for studying plasticity and failure. They will first review the new capabilities made available with parallel computing. They will discuss how these machines perform and how well their architecture might work on materials issues. Finally, they will give some estimates on the size of problems possible using these computers.

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Lesar, R.A. February 1, 1999.

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In this paper, the authors will discuss recent advances in computing power and the prospects for using these new capabilities for studying plasticity and failure. They will first review the new capabilities made available with parallel computing. They will discuss how these machines perform and how well their architecture might work on materials issues. Finally, they will give some estimates on the size of problems possible using these computers.

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11 p.

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  • DOE/BES Meeting on Plasticity, La Jolla, CA (US), No date supplied; Other Information: Conference held during 02/1999

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Lesar, R.A. Opportunities in computational mechanics: Advances in parallel computing, article, February 1, 1999; New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc710119/: accessed December 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.