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Measuring Parallelism in Computation-Intensive Scientific/Engineering Applications
September 1988 (vol. 37 no. 9)
pp. 1088-1098
Describes COMET, (concurrency measurement tool), a software tool for measuring parallelism in large scientific/engineering applications. The proposed tool measures the total parallelism present in programs, filtering out the effects of communication/synchronization delays, finite storage, limited number of processors, the policies for management of processors and storage, etc. Although an ideal

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Index Terms:
parallel programming; COMET; concurrency measurement tool; software tool; measuring parallelism; scientific/engineering applications; parallelism; Fortran programs; FORTRAN listings; parallel programming; software tools.
Citation:
M. Kumar, "Measuring Parallelism in Computation-Intensive Scientific/Engineering Applications," IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol. 37, no. 9, pp. 1088-1098, Sept. 1988, doi:10.1109/12.2259
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